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Regular andIrregular Plural    Nouns!
Regular Plural Nouns• Most nouns in English are made into plural nouns by  adding an s to the singular form.• If the noun ...
Examples of Regular   Plural NounsCat        CatsBook              Books
Examples of Regular         Plural Nouns• If the noun ends with a ch, s, sh, x, or z add an es to  make it plural         ...
What is an irregular        plural noun?• An irregular noun is a noun that becomes plural by  changing it’s spelling in ot...
Examples of Irregular       Plural Nouns• Some irregular nouns take on the plural form by first  changing the last letter ...
Examples of Irregular       Plural Nouns• A tricky part about irregular plural words are  sometimes they just change becau...
Examples of Irregular        Plural Nouns• It’s rare but some irregular plural nouns have the  same spelling as their sing...
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  1. 1. Regular andIrregular Plural Nouns!
  2. 2. Regular Plural Nouns• Most nouns in English are made into plural nouns by adding an s to the singular form.• If the noun ends with an s, ch, sh, or x, an es is added to make the noun plural.
  3. 3. Examples of Regular Plural NounsCat CatsBook Books
  4. 4. Examples of Regular Plural Nouns• If the noun ends with a ch, s, sh, x, or z add an es to make it plural Box Boxes Watch Watches
  5. 5. What is an irregular plural noun?• An irregular noun is a noun that becomes plural by changing it’s spelling in other ways than adding an “s” or “es” to the end of the word. Some of the ways can be a little tricky.
  6. 6. Examples of Irregular Plural Nouns• Some irregular nouns take on the plural form by first changing the last letter of the word before adding “s.” Words that end in “f”or are a good example of this case. To make such a word plural, you change the “f” to “ve” and add an “s.” Calf Knife Knives Calves
  7. 7. Examples of Irregular Plural Nouns• A tricky part about irregular plural words are sometimes they just change because there is a change in the vowel, change the word, or an add of different ending. Spider- MAN Foot Feet Men
  8. 8. Examples of Irregular Plural Nouns• It’s rare but some irregular plural nouns have the same spelling as their singular form. They stay the same Sheep Moose
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