Term: Irregular Plurals

Definition:

There are many different types of irregular nouns in English that do not add a final '-s' to make the plural. Some do not change (SHEEP), while others change internal letters (WOMAN- WOMEN), or add letters (CHILD- CHILDREN, OX- OXEN).
 

See Also: Concrete Noun; Abstract Noun; Proper Noun; Adjectival Noun; Noun as Adjective; Collective Noun; Mass Noun; Substantive

Category: Nouns