Miss Morgan’s Spelling Group Week 9 Focus: Creating plurals

Handed out on Friday 17th March; Tested on Friday 24th March

1. watch watches
2. life lives
3. fly flies
4. address addresses
5. learn learns
6. memory memories
7. half halves
8. bicycle
9. difficult
10. guard

Note: You need to know the singular word and the plural word.
Rules:
* If the singular word ends in ‘s’, ‘sh’, ‘ch’, ‘x’ or ‘zz’, add ‘es’
* If the singular word ends in a ‘y’, change the ‘y’ to an ‘i’ and add ‘es’
* If the singular word ends in a ‘f’, change the ‘f’ to an ‘v’ and add ‘es’

Note: Spellings 1-7 focus on this week’s spelling focus; spellings 8-10 are from the Year 3 & 4 word list.

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