Nail Plural, What is the Plural of Nail?

Nail Plural, What is the Plural of Nail?

Meaning: a small metal spike usually driven into wood

Singular and Plural of Nail

Singular Plural
nail nails

 

Synonyms of Nail

  • tin tack
  • tack
  • sprig
  • spike
  • sparable
  • rivet
  • pin
  • panel pin
  • hobnail
  • clout nail
  • brad

Nail in Example Sentences

  • I love painting my nails, but I hate the way it chips so quickly.
  • Oh my gosh, I just got a new nail polish in this beautiful light purple color.
  • My cat loves chewing on my toenails when they’re painted–it’s really cute!

English has both singular and plural forms for nouns, pronouns, adjectives and verbs. Understanding when to use them correctly is an important part of mastering the language. This basic vocabulary short lesson is very useful for kids and beginners. We have discussed basic synonyms and their use in our daily routine conversational sentences.

Learning English is a challenging process for many people, but fortunately there are plenty of resources to help you along the way. One common grammar issue that ESL students struggle with is singulars and plurals. If your goal is to learn how to use these correctly in sentences, it can be helpful to keep this basic rule in mind- plural nouns have an “-s” added on the end!

Download here a complete list of singular and plurals in PDF.

Here is a detailed list of singular and plurals:

Singular Plural
corpse corpses
corps corps
corpus corpora
corn corns
cornea corneas
coral corals
confetti confettis
concrete concretes
concerto concertos
comrade comrades
computer computers

 

 

Singular Plural
dad dads
daddy daddies
daily dailies
dairy dairies
dais daises
daisy daisies
dear dears
decoy decoys
decubitus decubiti
degree degrees
deli delis
delivery deliveries
demo demos
denarius denarii
dentist dentists

 

Singular Plural
ear ear
eclipse eclipses
education educations
effort efforts
ego egos
elementary elementaries
else else
email emails
embargo embargoes
embassy embassies
embolism embolisms
embolus emboli
embryo embryos
emoji emojis
employee employees

 

Singular Plural
face faces
factory factories
faculty faculties
fairy fairies
fan fans
fantasy fantasies
father fathers
fawn fawns
feedback feedbacks
foot feet
female females
ferry ferries

 

Singular Plural
gallery galleries
gallows gallowses
garage garages
garden gardens
garlic garlics
gas gases
gazelle gazelles

 

Singular Plural
hair hairs
halibut halibuts
hallux halluces
hand hands
handful handfuls
handsome handsome
hare hares
hearse hearses
helix helices
hello hellos
help helps
hen hens

 

Singular Plural
ice ices
idea ideas
ides ides
igloo igloos
ignoramus ignorami
ilium ilia
illness illnesses
impetus impetuses
inca incas
inch inches