Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Plurals
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
2,196
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
5
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
36
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. PLURALS
    • ADD S
    • Cheerleader
    • Cheerleaders
    • Wheel
    • Wheels
  • 2. NOUNS ENDING IN SH , CH , X , S , AND Z
    • ADD ES
    • Lunch
    • Lunches
    • Dish
    • Dishes
    • Buzz
    • Buzzes
    • Fox
    • Foxes
    • Mess
    • Messes
  • 3. Words Ending in O The plurals of words ending in o with a vowel just before the O are formed by adding s.
    • Radio
    • Radios
    • Rodeo
    • Rodeos
    • Studio
    • Studios
  • 4. Words Ending in O The plurals of most nouns ending in o with a consonant letter just before the o are formed by adding es.
    • Echo
    • Echoes
    • Hero
    • Heroes
    • Tomato
    • Tomatoes
  • 5. Exceptions Musical terms always form plurals by adding s; consult a dictionary for other words of this type.
    • Alto
    • Altos
    • Banjo
    • Banjos
    • Solo
    • Solos
    • Piano
    • Pianos
  • 6. Words Ending in “ful” The plurals of nouns which end with “ful” are formed by adding an s at the end of the word.
    • Three platefuls
    • Six tankfuls
    • Four cupfuls
    • Five pailfuls
  • 7. Nouns Ending in f or fe If the final f sound is still heard in the plural form of the word, simply add s.
    • Roof
    • Roofs
    • Chief
    • Chiefs
  • 8. Nouns Ending in f or fe If the final sound is a v sound in the plural form, change the f to ve and add s.
    • Wife
    • Wives
    • Loaf
    • Loaves
  • 9. Nouns Ending in y The plurals of common nouns which end in y (with a consonant letter just before the y) are formed by changing the y to i and adding es.
    • Fly
    • Flies
    • Jalopy
    • Jalopies