31 January 2013

**NUMBER CHANGE, Jan. 31st, 2013**



If a sentence is singular, change it to the plural; if it is plural, change it to the singular.

For Chinese New Year there will be a celebration at the shopping mall as well as an outdoor one at City Hall. Each celebration will feature a lion dance. Meanwhile, the grocery story is selling specialty food in preparation for the celebration, and it is decorating the store with large, red, lantern.

Each student must provide a slightly different answer.

11 comments:

Sara said...

For Chinese New Year there will be celebrations at the shopping malls as well as outdoor ones at City Hall. All celebrations will feature lion dances. Meanwhile, the grocery stores are selling specialty foods in preparation for the celebrations, and they are decorating the stores with large, red, lanterns.

Zeinab140 said...

For Chinese New Year there will be many celebrations at the shopping malls as well as outdoors ones at City Hall. All the celebrations will feature a lion dance. Meanwhile, the grocery stores are selling food in the preparation for the celebrations, and they are decorating the stores with large and red lanterns.

Veronica Baig said...

SARA: Great answer:-)
ZEINAB: There are 2 things to check here--a noun that you should make plural and a word you need to omit;-)

Yosua. said...

YOSUA ENGL140.

For Chinese New Year there will be several celebrations at different shopping malls as well as many outdoors ones at City Hall. Most of the celebrations will feature lion dances. Meanwhile, the grocery stores will be selling specialty foods in preparation for the celebrations, and they will decorate the stores with large, red, lanterns.

Peggy Ronning said...

For Chinese New Year there will be countless celebrations at the various shopping malls as well as numerous outdoor ones at many City Halls. All celebrations will feature lions dancing. Meanwhile,most grocery stores are selling specialty food in preparation for the celebrations and they are decorating the stores with a mass of large,red laterns.

Veronica Baig said...

YOSUA:That works:-)
PEGGY: Apart from a spelling (typo) error, there is one problem--there is a big difference between lions dancing and a lion dance--check out the video on "What's Happening";-)

RufusENGL143 said...

RufusENGL143

For Chinese New Year, there will be celebrations at the shopping malls as well as outdoor ones at City Halls. All celebrations will feature lion dances. Meanwhile, the grocery stores are selling specialty foods in preparation for the celebrations, and they are decorating the stores with large red lanterns.

Alexey said...

Alexey ENGL140

For Chinese New Year there will be lots of celebrations at the shopping malls as well as many outdoors ones at many City Halls all around this country. Many celebrations will feature lion dances. Meanwhile, the grocery stores are selling specialty foods in preparation for the celebrations, and they are decorating the stores with large, red, lanterns.

Veronica Baig said...

RUFUS:Well done!
ALEXEY: A good variation:-)

Peggy Ronning said...


For Chinese New Year there will be countless celebrations at the various shopping malls as well as numerous outdoor ones at many City Halls in Canada. All celebrations will feature lion dances. Meanwhile, most grocery stores are selling specialty food in preparation for the celebrations, and they are decorating the stores with a mass of large, red laterns.

Veronica Baig said...

PEGGY:That's much better:-)