Number

Number

Number is classification as-

Singular (For the purpose of only one).

Example: Pen, I, He, She, This, That, You etc.

Plural (For the purpose of more than one).

Example: Two pens, Three pens, etc., We, They, These, Those, You (Yours) etc.

Turn Singular to Plural

*If to do plural from singular, you have to add ‘S’ or ‘es’ at the end of word. Generally ‘S’ is added.

Example:

Singular Plural

Pen      pens

Chair    Chairs.

*If you found S, SS, SH, CH, TH, X, and O then you have to add ‘ES’ at the end of word, when you turn plural from singular.

Example:

Singular Plural

Bus      Buses

Class    Classes.

Fish      Fishes.

Bench  Benches

Cloth   Clothes

Box      Boxes

Mango  Mangoes etc.

*If you are found ‘Y’ at the end of word then when you turn those word plural from singular, add ‘IES’ instead of ‘Y’.

Example:

Singular Plural

Body       Bodies

Hady       Hadies etc.

*If you are found ‘F’ or ‘FE’ at the end of word then when you turn those word plural from singular, add ‘VES’ instead of ‘F’ or ‘FE’.

Example:

Singular Plural

Leaf       Leaves

Knife     Knives

*Turn Singular to Plural: when you found ‘OO’ in middle of word, then erase it and placed “ee”.

Example:

Singular Plural

Tooth       Teeth

Remember that, when any of word is consist with vowel in middle, then change it when it is plural from singular.

* There is no change in some words. Their Singular and Plural from is same.

Example:

Singular Plural

Sheep       Sheep

Deer          Deer

*As a exception rules, We get ‘En’ is added at the end of word when it is plural from singular.

Example:

Singular Plural

Ox      Oxen

Child         Children

* Again, at the end of the rule, ‘ES’ ‘IES’ or ‘VES’ is not added at the end of plural word even the last letter of word is- ‘O, Y, F / FE’. This is usually the case for having a vowel before them.

Example:

Singular Plural

Cuckoo      Cuckoos

Boy         Boys

Roof        Roofs.


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