Spanish Plural

Welcome to the fourth Spanish 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
árbol
trees
trees Audio
árboles
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 when converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Spanish
I speak one language
[singular form]
yo hablo un idioma Audio
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
nosotros hablamos tres idiomas Audio
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
él visita muchos países Audio
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
ahora (ellos) son felices Audio
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
ella tiene cinco zapatos rojos Audio
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
yo quiero un bocadillo sin cebolla 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
mujer
women
women Audio
mujeres
man
man Audio
hombre
men
men Audio
hombres
house
house Audio
casa
houses
houses Audio
casas
cup
country Audio
taza
cups
countries Audio
tazas
cow
cow Audio
vaca
cows
cows Audio
vacas
horse
horse Audio
caballo
horses
horses Audio
caballos

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Spanish 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
Spanish
Help
¡ayuda! Audio
Call the ambulance
¡llame a una ambulancia! Audio
I need a doctor
necesito un doctor Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
¿dónde está la farmacia más cercana? Audio
Are you okay?
¡está bien? Audio
I am sick
me siento mal Audio
Call the police
¡llame a la policía! Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Spanish? 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.

Spanish Nouns   Spanish Nouns

Spanish Gender   Spanish Gender



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