Voyages in English 2018 Gr. 5 Practice Bk

© Loyola Press. Voyages in English Grade 5 6 • Section 1 Name Date For additional help, review pages 4–5 in your textbook or visit A singular noun tells about one person, place, or thing. A plural noun tells about more than one person, place, or thing. The plurals of most nouns are formed by adding -s or -es to the singular form. Write the plural of each noun. 1. rocket 2. star 3. robot 4. boss 5. baby 6. bay 7. knife 8. gulf 9. player 10. spaceship 11. machine 12. fox 13. wish 14. wrench 15. poppy 16. shelf 17. opportunity 18. class Underline the singular nouns once and the plural nouns twice in the sentences. 19. This international event features summer and winter sports. 20. Previously unknown athletes get a chance to compete in the sport of their choice. 21. Many cities submit applications and hope to act as host for the event. 22. Trains, planes, and automobiles are some ways to travel across Europe. 23. French and English are the official languages of the celebration. Write the plural of the noun in parentheses to complete each sentence. 24. Canoe trips down are popular activities during the summer. (river) 25. People took several to the place where the trip would begin. (bus) 26. Every year six plan a canoe outing together. (family) 27. One of my was to pack our warm clothes. (responsibility) 28. Suddenly, the sun disappeared, and dark filled the sky. (cloud) 29. The wind was blowing, and twigs and scattered over the water. (leaf) 30. Everyone rowed to shore and pulled the out of the water. (canoe) 31. We huddled under a tree’s spreading until the storm passed. (branch) 1.2 Singular and Plural Nouns