English Language: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Nouns (Irregular Plural) (Questions)

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Wolves, lives and thieves are examples of irregular plural nouns. Some nouns have irregular plurals which don't follow any rules! It's all part of the rich tapestry of English. You'd look silly if you said you had two foots at the end of your legs!

Play this quiz to see how well you know your irregular plural nouns.

1. Find the plural for the following word.
Mouse
[ ] Mice
[ ] Mices
[ ] Mouses
[ ] Mouse's
2. Find the plural for the following word.
Ox
[ ] Oxen
[ ] Oxen's
[ ] Oxes
[ ] Oxs
3. Find the plural for the following word.
Goose
[ ] Geese
[ ] Geeses
[ ] Gooses
[ ] Goose's
4. Find the plural for the following word.
Child
[ ] Children
[ ] Childrens
[ ] Childs
[ ] Child's
5. Find the plural for the following word.
Die (a cube showing your 'chutes and ladders' score!)
[ ] Dice
[ ] Dices
[ ] Dice's
[ ] Dies
6. Find the plural for the following word.
Foot
[ ] Feet
[ ] Feets
[ ] Foots
[ ] Foot's
7. Find the plural for the following word.
Tooth
[ ] Teeth
[ ] Teeths
[ ] Tooths
[ ] Tooth's
8. Find the plural for the following word.
Gentleman
[ ] Gentlemans
[ ] Gentleman's
[ ] Gentlemen
[ ] Gentlesmen
9. Find the plural for the following word.
Dormouse
[ ] Dormice
[ ] Dormices
[ ] Dormouses
[ ] Dormouse's
10. Find the plural for the following word.
Woman
[ ] Womans
[ ] Woman's
[ ] Women
[ ] Women's
English Language: Middle School: Grades 6, 7 and 8 Quiz - Nouns (Irregular Plural) (Answers)
1. Find the plural for the following word.
Mouse
[x] Mice
[ ] Mices
[ ] Mouses
[ ] Mouse's
Mouse's' means 'belonging to a mouse'!
2. Find the plural for the following word.
Ox
[x] Oxen
[ ] Oxen's
[ ] Oxes
[ ] Oxs
But the plural of 'fox' is 'foxes'
3. Find the plural for the following word.
Goose
[x] Geese
[ ] Geeses
[ ] Gooses
[ ] Goose's
But 'moose' and 'papoose' are the same singular/plural
4. Find the plural for the following word.
Child
[x] Children
[ ] Childrens
[ ] Childs
[ ] Child's
Not 'childs'!
5. Find the plural for the following word.
Die (a cube showing your 'chutes and ladders' score!)
[x] Dice
[ ] Dices
[ ] Dice's
[ ] Dies
One cube is a 'die' although we usually say 'dice'
6. Find the plural for the following word.
Foot
[x] Feet
[ ] Feets
[ ] Foots
[ ] Foot's
But the plural of 'boot' is 'boots'
7. Find the plural for the following word.
Tooth
[x] Teeth
[ ] Teeths
[ ] Tooths
[ ] Tooth's
But the plural of 'booth' is 'booths'
8. Find the plural for the following word.
Gentleman
[ ] Gentlemans
[ ] Gentleman's
[x] Gentlemen
[ ] Gentlesmen
Because the plural of 'man' is 'men'
9. Find the plural for the following word.
Dormouse
[x] Dormice
[ ] Dormices
[ ] Dormouses
[ ] Dormouse's
Because the plural of 'mouse' is 'mice'
10. Find the plural for the following word.
Woman
[ ] Womans
[ ] Woman's
[x] Women
[ ] Women's
Because the plural of 'man' is 'men'