Basics of English Grammar
Study all the lessons below and incorporate your learning into your speaking and writing. Basic English Grammar Lessons.
Singular and Plural Nouns
|A noun names a person, place, thing, or idea.|
Usually, the first page of a grammar book tells you about nouns. Nouns give namesof concrete or abstract things in our lives. As babies learn "mom," "dad," or "milk" as their first word, nouns should be the first topic when you study a foreignlanguage.
For the plural form of most nouns, add s.
Choose the correct form of the noun in each sentence.
1)I have three (child, children).
2)There are five (man, men) and one (woman, women).
3)(Baby, Babies) play with bottles as toys.
4)I put two big (potato, potatoes) in the lunch box.
5)A few men wear (watch, watches).
6)I put a (memo, memos) on the desk.
7)I saw a (mouse, mice) running by.
8)There are few (bus, buses) on the road today.ANSWERS:
2) men, woman
Count Nouns vs. Non-Count Nouns