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Plural form of Words that end with ‘y’

Formula to get plural form of words ending with y-

  1. When a word ends with vowel: (a,e,i,o,u) + y -a ‘s’ is added at the end of the word – e.g.- boy become boys, kidney become kidneys
  2. When a word ends with: consonent + y -the ‘y’ at the end becomes ‘ies’ – e.g.- country becomes countries or baby becomes babies

Which word means multiple: plural or pleural?

Answer: plural

Pleural: this word is related to the word ‘pleura’ which is the outer covering of lungs of humans and certain other animals

What is the plural form of baby and kidney?


  • Baby- Babies

  • Kidney- Kidneys