videos radios patios portfolios potatoes tornadoes tomatoes embargoes lassoes Exception to the pattern: banjos Ending in two vowels Ends with consonant & vowel a recording of moving visual images made digitally or on videotape a starchy plant tuber that is one of the most important food crops, cooked and eaten as a vegetable a mobile, destructive vortex of violently rotating winds having the appearance of a funnel-shaped cloud and advancing beneath a large storm system a rope with a noose at one end, used especially in North America for catching cattle or horses. cliffs roofs cuffs beliefs hoofs handkerchiefs life - lives leaf - leaves half - halves loaf - loaves calf - calves Exception: themselves (is never singular) Some words change from their singular form when adding the –s to make them plural. Notice the f has been changed to a v. Now we add –es. the horny part of the foot of an ungulate animal, especially a horse an acceptance that a statement is true or that something exists. a flattened structure of a higher plant, typically green and bladelike, that is attached to a stem directly or via a stalk. Leaves are the main organs of photosynthesis and transpiration. 1. a young bovine animal, especially a domestic cow or bull in its first year. 2. the fleshy back part of the leg below the knee. a particular group of people or things mentioned Singular Form tooth foot goose mouse ox child Plural Form teeth feet geese mice oxen children a set of hard, bony enamel-coated structures in the jaws of most vertebrates, used for biting and chewing Singular & Plural Form sheep moose fish deer a flattened structure of a higher plant, typically green and bladelike, that is attached to a stem directly or via a stalk. Leaves are the main organs of photosynthesis and transpiration.