What are plural possessives?

What are plural possessives?

So what is a plural possessive noun? Plural possessive nouns show ownership when there is more than one of a noun. To show ownership where there is more than one noun you can simply add an s’ to the end of a word.

Is class’s correct?

The singular is class, and the plural is classes. The singular possessive is class’s (as addressed here).

What is a possessive form examples?

I have been invited to the boss’s house for dinner. The trainer flipped a fish into the walrus’s open mouth. Plural nouns ending in an s simply take an apostrophe at the end to form a possessive noun. Of course, there are many plural nouns in English that are irregular and do not end in s.

What is the possessive form of the word city?

The word city’s is the singular possessive noun. The plural form of the noun city is cities. ktetic) is a word or grammatical construction used to indicate a relationship of possession in a broad sense.

What is a plural for City?

In most cases we make a plural noun by adding s to a singular noun (car > cars). When a noun ends in y we replace it with –ies to make the plural (city > cities).

What is the plural of wolf?

noun plural wolves (wʊlvz)

What is the plural of person?

As a general rule, you’re absolutely right – person is used to refer to an individual, and the plural form is people.

What is the plural of policeman?

policeman. noun. po·​lice·​man | \ pə-ˈlēs-mən \ plural policemen\ -​mən \

What is the plural of Fox?

noun plural foxes or fox.

Is a fox a dog?

Foxes and dogs are members of the same animal family, canidae, but their lineage splits off from there. While dogs are domesticated members of the canis genus, foxes belong to several different, non-canis genera (that’s the plural form of genus). The twelve most common, “true fox” species belong to the genus vulpes.

Is Meese a real word?

The only correct plural of moose is moose. Sometimes, people add an S to moose, but that is incorrect. Moose derives from Algonquian, a Native American language.

What is the plural of eyelash?

Eyelashes. The plural form of eyelash; more than one (kind of) eyelash.

What is plural for bench?

The plural form of bench; more than one (kind of) bench.

What is the plural form of house?

Let’s start with house(s). The reason why the plural of house is houses is that that ending is the regular pattern.

What is the plural form of do?

dos

Does is plural or singular?

We use does and is with third person singular pronouns (he, she, it) and with singular noun forms. We use do and are with other personal pronouns (you, we they) and with plural noun forms. For the verb be, we need is or are as question words.

Has or have use?

While the verb to have has many different meanings, its primary meaning is “to possess, own, hold for use, or contain.” Have and has indicate possession in the present tense (describing events that are currently happening). Have is used with the pronouns I, you, we, and they, while has is used with he, she, and it.