What is a singular word?

  • A singular word represents only one of something.
    • examples:  a person, a place, & a thing
  • If a word or phrase has “a” or “an” before it, the word or phrase is singular.
  • The opposite of a singular word is a plural word.

Source:   www.isPlural.com

Singular Word Examples

All of the words below are singular:
  • person
  • place
  • thing
  • girl
  • boy
  • child
  • man
  • woman
  • school
  • book
  • teacher
  • student

Source:   www.isPlural.com

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