Galician Plural

Welcome to the fourth Galician lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases.

book
book Audio
libro
books
books Audio
libros
car
car Audio
coche
cars
cars Audio
coches
tree
tree Audio
árbore
trees
trees Audio
árbores
flower
flower Audio
flor
flowers
flowers Audio
flores

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look wehn converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Galician
I speak one language
[singular form]
falo unha lingua Audio
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
falamos tres linguas Audio
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
el visita moitos países Audio
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
están felices agora Audio
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
ela ten cinco zapatos vermellos Audio
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
eu quero un bocadillo sen cebola Audio

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman Audio
muller
women
women Audio
mulleres
man
man Audio
home
men
men Audio
homes
house
house Audio
casa
houses
houses Audio
casas
cup
country Audio
copa
cups
countries Audio
copas
cow
cow Audio
vaca
cows
cows Audio
vacas
horse
horse Audio
cabalo
horses
horses Audio
cabalos

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Galician by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Galician
Help
socorro! Audio
Call the ambulance
chame unha ambulancia Audio
I need a doctor
necesito un médico Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
onde está a farmacia máis próxima? Audio
Are you okay?
está ben? Audio
I am sick
síntome mal Audio
Call the police
chame a policía Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Galician? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Galician Nouns   Galician Nouns

Galician Gender   Galician Gender



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