Singular Possessive Nouns The possessive case is chiefly used of: people; countries; animals.Детальніше
few + countable plural, a very small number of, not enough. a few + countable plural, a small number of, not many but enough. little + uncountable singular, a very small amount of, not enough. a little + uncountable singular, a small amount of, not a lot but enough.Детальніше
Expressions of time, money and distance usually describe a measurement of the entire quantity which is thought of as a single entity considered together, not separately. Ten dollars is a great deal of money to a child.Ten kilometres is too far to walk.Детальніше
Many a, more than one + singular verb. Many a day has been passed in leisurely reading.More than one error was discovered in the wording of the document.  When a noun phrase contains more than one and a singular noun, the verb is normally singular.Детальніше
When majority/minority mean an unspecified number and is not followed by a plural noun more often a singular verb is used: The majority holds no strong views. A small minority indicates it supports the proposal.Детальніше
Nouns that are Always Singular Examples Names of substances considered generally: bread; cream; gold ; paper; tea; beer; dust; ice; sand; water; cloth; gin; jam; soap; wine; coffee; glass; oil; stone; wood.Детальніше
aircraft (самолет) craft (ремесло) quid () bison (бизон) deer (олень) moose (лось) offspring (отпрыск) sheep (овца) In a plural sense by the piece the followings add s/es trout (форель) carp Детальніше
archipelago - archipelagoes echo – echoes mosquito - mosquitoes box - boxes embargo - embargoes potato - potatoes brush - brushes halo - haloes tomato Детальніше
Rules Examples and as clarification does not make the single subject plural My closest colleague and best friend has recently divorced her husband (My closest colleague is my best friend) = 1 person Детальніше
singular collective nouns (act collectively as a unit, in unison) (clues: a/an, each, every, this, that, its, etc) plural collective nouns (act differently, as individuals) (clues: they, their) Детальніше

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