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Singular and Plural Nouns singular plural A singular noun names one thing. A plural noun names more than one thing.

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1 Singular and Plural Nouns singular plural A singular noun names one thing. A plural noun names more than one thing.

2 Rule 1 To change most singular nouns to plural nouns, add s chair chairs catrock catsrocks

3 Rule 2 For nouns ending in sh, ch, s, x, add es brush brushes churchgrass churchesgrasses box boxes

4 Rule 3 For nouns ending in y after a vowel, add s daytoyessayboy daystoysessaysboys

5 Rule 4 For nouns ending in y after a consonant, change the y to i and add es flyponystorylady fliesponiesstoriesladies

6 Rule 5 For nouns ending in o after a vowel, add s studioportfoliorodeo studiosportfoliosrodeos

7 Rule 6 For nouns ending in o after a consonant, add es mottovolcanoherotomato mottoesvolcanoesheroestomatoes

8 Rule 7 For nouns ending in f or fe, change the f or fe to ves loafelfknifewife loaveselveskniveswives

9 Rule 8 Some nouns completely change their spelling Memorize these! mousegoosefootman micegeesefeetmen

10 Practice: Practice: Change each of the following words to its plural form. dress half computer key dresses halves computers keys fryfries

11 Practice: Copy each word and write an S to represent singular and a P to represent plural. 1.computers __________________ 2.men __________________ 3.hand __________________ 4.fingers __________________ 5.women __________________ 6.man __________________ 7.cow __________________ 8.mice __________________ 9.feet __________________ 10.woman __________________ 11.people __________________ 12.fox __________________ 13.knives __________________ 14.home __________________

12 Practice: Copy each word and write an S to represent singular and a P to represent plural. 1.computers PLURAL 2.men PLURAL 3.hand SINGULAR 4.fingers PLURAL 5.women PLURAL 6.man SINGULAR 7.cow SINGULAR 8.mice PLURAL 9.feet PLURAL 10.woman SINGULAR 11.people PLURAL 12.fox SINGULAR 13.knives PLURAL 14.home SINGULAR


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