Only People With 160 IQ Can Correctly Identify These Plural Words. Can You?

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What do you do when there's more than one?

Do you think you know all the weird rules to make a singular word plural? Take this quiz to find out!

 Aug 22, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Doctors offered a few possible ____________.
Diagnosees
Diagnoses
Diagnosise

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The plural of ox is ____________.
Oxes
Oxs
Oxen

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The department issued several ____________ on the topic.
Memoes
Memi
Memos

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The school's ____________ met at the restaurant.
Alumnuses
Alumnis
Alumni

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Santa has a lot of ____________.
Elves
Elveses
Elfs

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The silverware set came with plenty of ____________.
Knifes
Knivees
Knives

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

There were a lot of ____________ in the basement.
Mouses
Mice
Mices

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

I hope to attend several ____________.
Parties
partys
Partees

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Bundle up in layers of ____________.
Scarfes
Scarfs
Scarves

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The dog herded the ____________ into the barn.
Sheepes
Sheeps
Sheep

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The teachers discussed the school's ____________.
Syllabi
Syllabuses
Syllabees

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The nurse checked for ____________.
Louses
Lice
Louse

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The plural of goose is ____________.
Geese
Gooses
Geeses

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In the races there were many ____________.
Runner-ups
Runners-ups
Runners-up

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The climate changed over two ____________.
Millennia
Millenniums
Millennias

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

There were several strains of ____________ on the brush.
Bacterias
Bacteria
Bacterium

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

She threw ____________ everywhere.
Confettis
Confettos
Confetti

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The various ____________ puzzled everyone.
Phenomenas
Phenomenons
Phenomena
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Just how well do you know your plural words? While you may think you have a pretty extensive vocabulary, you won't know for sure just how well-spoken, or well-read you are until you take this quiz. Yes, some of the words in this quiz are commonly used. In fact, you may use them every day, but do you know what the correct plural tense to these words are?

Would you describe yourself as a wordsmith? Are you an English language aficionado? Are you well spoken? Do you enjoy writing? Do you have what some would consider a vast vocabulary? Do you sometimes use words that people don't readily understand? Do you play on words on a regular basis? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, then take this quiz to see how your brain processes your understanding of the English language and see how well you score in selecting the proper plural word!

Most words become plural just by adding an "s," but in the case of the words in this quiz, that isn't always the case! We've given you eighteen tough questions. If you guess them correctly, congratulations, your genius for plural words is indeed off the charts. If you don't do so well, then you may want to go back to the drawing board, crack open a book or take a few classes to brush up on your language skills.

So, sit back, relax and find out which side of the vocabulary fence you're on! Good luck!