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Plural andSingular Nouns                 Prepared by :                 Nanthini                 Satgunasingam
SINGULARPRONOUN • A Singular noun means one item only. • Examples of singular nouns are bed, boy, girl, book, house and cat.
SINGULAR PRONUNS      Example :          A lizard crawls on top of the rock .      There is only one lizard in the      ...
Plural Nouns   A  plural form of    a noun names    more than one.    It usually ends    with s or es.
A Plural noun namesmore than oneperson, place or thing        Example :          Two rabbits ran through the trees .     ...
Write P if the noun below isplural. Write S if the nounbelow is singular.     1.   houses     2.   baby     3.   church   ...
Write P if the noun below isplural. Write S if the nounbelow is singular.  1.   Houses        P  2.   baby     S  3.   chu...
Add es to make nounsplural that end with:      s          bus es      x          tax es      ch          bench es   ...
Add ies to make nounsplural that end with aconsonant and a y:    lady      lad ies    fry      fr ies
Some nouns that end in for fe change to ves whenmade plural: calf   cal ves knife   kni ves
Some nouns that end in ochange to es when madeplural. Some change tos:  kangaroo     kangar oos  potato     potat oes
Some nouns do notchange at all when madeplural:    sheep      sheep    deer      deer
Some nouns become anew word when madeplural:    man      men    goose      g ee se
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   half     2.   foot     3.   piano     4.   spy     5.   brush
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   halves     2.   feet     3.   pianos     4.   spies     5.   brushes
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   mouse     2.   memo     3.   shelf     4.   leaf     5.   child
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   mice     2.   memos     3.   shelves     4.   leaves     5.   children
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   thief     2.   woman     3.   fish     4.   photo     5.   die
Can you make thesenouns plural?     1.   thieves     2.   women     3.   fish     4.   photos     5.   dice
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Singular & Plural Nouns

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Singular & Plural Nouns

  1. 1. Plural andSingular Nouns Prepared by : Nanthini Satgunasingam
  2. 2. SINGULARPRONOUN • A Singular noun means one item only. • Examples of singular nouns are bed, boy, girl, book, house and cat.
  3. 3. SINGULAR PRONUNS  Example : A lizard crawls on top of the rock .  There is only one lizard in the sentence, so the word lizard is a singular noun.  Also, here is only one rock in the sentence, so, the word rock is a singular noun too.
  4. 4. Plural Nouns A plural form of a noun names more than one. It usually ends with s or es.
  5. 5. A Plural noun namesmore than oneperson, place or thing  Example : Two rabbits ran through the trees .  There is more than one rabbit, so, the word rabbits is a plural noun.  Also, there is more than one tree, so, the word trees is a plural noun too/
  6. 6. Write P if the noun below isplural. Write S if the nounbelow is singular. 1. houses 2. baby 3. church 4. tables 5. books 6. bus
  7. 7. Write P if the noun below isplural. Write S if the nounbelow is singular. 1. Houses P 2. baby S 3. church S 4. tables P 5. books P 6. bus S
  8. 8. Add es to make nounsplural that end with:  s  bus es  x  tax es  ch  bench es  sh  dish es
  9. 9. Add ies to make nounsplural that end with aconsonant and a y: lady  lad ies fry  fr ies
  10. 10. Some nouns that end in for fe change to ves whenmade plural: calf  cal ves knife  kni ves
  11. 11. Some nouns that end in ochange to es when madeplural. Some change tos: kangaroo  kangar oos potato  potat oes
  12. 12. Some nouns do notchange at all when madeplural: sheep  sheep deer  deer
  13. 13. Some nouns become anew word when madeplural: man  men goose  g ee se
  14. 14. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. half 2. foot 3. piano 4. spy 5. brush
  15. 15. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. halves 2. feet 3. pianos 4. spies 5. brushes
  16. 16. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. mouse 2. memo 3. shelf 4. leaf 5. child
  17. 17. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. mice 2. memos 3. shelves 4. leaves 5. children
  18. 18. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. thief 2. woman 3. fish 4. photo 5. die
  19. 19. Can you make thesenouns plural? 1. thieves 2. women 3. fish 4. photos 5. dice
  20. 20. THANK YOU

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