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Plurals Rules, Worksheets and Resources

Worksheets, interactive activities and other resources to help children learn to about plurals and their spelling rules.

For most nouns, just add 's' For nouns ending in s, x, z, ch or sh, add 'es'
singular plural singular plural
hand hands box boxes
rabbit rabbits pitch pitches
key keys wish wishes
clock clocks boss bosses
football footballs buzz buzzes
door doors glass glasses
For some words ending in 'o', add 'es' For some words ending in 'o', just add 's'
singular plural singular plural
potato potatoes cello cellos
tomato tomatoes disco discos
hero heroes photo photos
echo echoes piano pianos
banjo banjoes radio radios
Many words ending in 'o' can be -s or -es logo logos
For some words ending in 'f', change the 'f' to a 'v' and add 'es' For some other words ending in 'f', just add 's'
Singular Plural Singular Plural
half halves chef chefs
loaf loaves cliff cliffs
wolf wolves ref refs
leaf leaves roof roofs
shelf shelves The plural of some words ending in 'f' can be spelt using either variation.
thief thieves
For some nouns ending in ife, change the f to a v and then add -s For common nouns that end with consonant + y, change the y to an i and then add -es
Singular Plural Singular Plural
wife wives poppy poppies
knife knives fly flies
life lives penny pennies
    spy spies
    nappy nappies
    sty sties
Some nouns are the same in both singular and plural from For some nouns, change other letters or just change the word completely!
Singular Plural Singular Plural
fish fish person people
sheep sheep child children
deer deer ox oxen
tuna tuna foot feet
salmon salmon tooth teeth
trout trout goose geese
    mouse mice
    louse lice
    woman women
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