ielts common mistakes - singular / plural Online Test

The .......... are playing in the garden.


The number of .......... studying Engineering has decreased.


There are a lot of .......... in my university class.


I enjoyed studying mathematics a lot: I found .......... very stimulating.


The news on TV .......... very upsetting last night.


When I was at university we had a lot of .......... .


Nowadays we are exposed to a lot of .......... .


Many charity .......... provide a lot of help in other countries.


Studying Economics .......... very difficult sometimes: it's so complex.


There .......... of solutions to the transport problems in inner-cities.












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ielts common mistakes - singular / plural

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DEEPIKA MATHUR

very interesting test...

3334 days 21 hours 58 minutes ago

DEEPIKA MATHUR

very interesting test...

3334 days 21 hours 58 minutes ago

DEEPIKA MATHUR

very interesting test...

3334 days 21 hours 58 minutes ago

DEEPIKA MATHUR

very interesting test...

3334 days 21 hours 58 minutes ago

DEEPIKA MATHUR

very interesting test...

3334 days 21 hours 58 minutes ago

English Solutions

In Q3 'people' is the normal plural of person and since the 'a lot of' comes before, it must be plural. Persons, as a plural, can be used sometimes but it is normally in formal contexts or in signs. You mught find this article uesful: http://www.bbc.co.uk/spanish/specials/1125_questions/page9.shtml

3352 days 13 hours 56 minutes ago

MAHENDRA S PUROHIT

Wil u plz explain Q3 ?

3352 days 14 hours 16 minutes ago

Ali

very enlightening test,but there is one thing missing, we cant see our mistakes, so as long as we don't know where we did a mistake , how can we improve our self. i hope you work on it and add this feature.

3353 days 16 hours 39 minutes ago

nik

Very interesting and informative test. Keep up the good work.

3353 days 22 hours 8 minutes ago

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