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This tool serves to support an ESL Instructor teach plurals and singulars with the use of images, and activities.

This tool serves to support an ESL Instructor teach plurals and singulars with the use of images, and activities.

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  • Noun + Are + Noun: PluralBelinda Baardsen, American Ex PatTEFL Certified ESL InstructorSaudi Arabia
  • Noun + Are + Noun: Plural “Plural” means “two, three, or more.” Cats = a plural noun Are = a plural verb Animals = a plural noun Singular : a cat, an animal Plural: cats, animals Singular: a city, a country Plural: cities, countries Plural nouns end in – S. A and an are used only in singular Noun + Are + Noun nouns. Some singular nouns that end in – y have a special plural form: they omit – yCats + are + animals. and add – ies.
  • Noun and noun + are + noun Two nouns connected by And are followed by are. Canada is a singular noun. They are connected by and. Together they become plural, i.e,. More than one. Dogs and cats areCanada and China are countries. animals.
  • Activity: Change the singular sentences to plural sentences. Singular Plural An ant is an insect. Ants are insects.(Singular) (Plural)
  • PLURALSINGULAR ActivityA computer is a Computersmachine. ………………………
  • PLURALSINGULAR Activities DictionariesDictionary is a book. ____________.
  • SINGULAR Activity PLURAL Chickens A chicken is a bird. ______________.
  • SINGULAR Activity PLURAL Roses A rose is a flower. _______________.
  • SINGULAR Activity PLURAL CarrotsA carrot is a vegetable. ________________.
  • SINGULAR Activity PLURAL RabbitsA rabbit is an animal. ________________
  • ACTIVITY – COMPLETE THE SENTENCES WITH IS OR ARE AND ONE OF THE NOUNS IN THE LIST . Us the correct singular form of the Complete the noun: a, or an or the correct plural form. sentences.  A cat _____________.ANIMAL  Cats ______________.CITY  Spanish ____________.  Spanish and ChineseCONTINENT __________________.  Butterflies ___________.COUNTRY  A car ______________.LANGUAGE  South Korea _________.  London _______________.MACHINE  Asia __________________.
  • Activity – Complete the sentences with your own words. Example: ……..a country. (Brazil) is a country.1. ____a country. 9. ______streets in this2. _____countries. city.3. ______ languages. 10. _______a city in4. _______ a language. England. 11. _____a plant.5. ______ a city. 12. ______ a vegetable.6. ______ cities. 13. ______ a season.7. ______animals. 14. ______a holiday.8. ______ an insect.
  • Activity: What are the following things? Example: Cows Cows are animals.1. English2. England3. Butterflies4. Chickens5. An ant6. Roses7. A dictionary8. September and April
  • Please study your books, because studying is rewarding.