Plurals - Exercises

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Write the correct plural form for the following nouns.

  1. der Teppich → die [the carpets]|Nouns with the endings eur, ich, ier, ig, ling and ör normally end in the plural with e.
  2. die Oma → die [the grandmas]|Nouns with the endings a, i, o, u and y normally end in the plural with s.
  3. das Haus → die [the houses]|Single-syllable neuter nouns often end in the plural with er and usually take an umlaut.
  4. der Administrator → die [the administrators]|Nouns with the endings ent, and, ant, ist and or normally end in the plural with en.
  5. die Strecke → die [the routes]|Nouns with the ending e normally end in the plural with n.
  6. der Lehrer → die [the teachers]|Masculine nouns with the endings el, en and er usually don’t take a plural ending.
  7. die Schülerin → die [the pupils]|Feminine nouns with the ending in end in the plural with en and double the n before the plural ending.
  8. die Nacht → die [the nights]|Single-syllable feminine nouns often end in the plural with e and take an umlaut.
  9. das Kaninchen → die [the rabbits]|Neuter nouns with the endings chen and lein do not have a plural ending.
  10. der Mechanismus → die [the mechanisms]|With foreign words that end in ma, um and us, we usually replace the plural ending of the noun with en.
  11. die Party → die [the parties]|Nouns with the endings a, i, o, u and y normally end in the plural with s.
  12. der Spezialist → die [the specialists]|Nouns with the endings ent, and, ant, ist and or normally end in the plural with en.
  13. das Buch → die [the books]|Single-syllable neuter nouns often end in the plural with er and usually take an umlaut.
  14. die Schwierigkeit → die [the difficulties]|Feminine nouns with the endings ion, ik, heit, keit, schaft, tät and ung end in the plural with en.
  15. der Flüchtling → die [the refugees]|Masculine nouns with the endings eur, ich, ier, ig, ling and ör normally end in the plural with e.

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