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There is – There are

Singular (singular/ uncountable)

Plural

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Singular

There is a dictionary in class

There is a café in the school

There are thirty students in class

Uncountable

There is some sugar on the floor

Singular

There isn’t a swimming pool in the school

There aren’t any shops in this street.

Uncountable

There isn’t any money in my pocket

?

Singular

Is there a library in the school?

Are there any restaurants near the school?

Uncountable

Is there any milk in the kitchen?

THERE IS/ THERE ARE

Short answers

Singular / uncountable

Plural

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Yes, there is

Yes, there are

No, there isn’t

No, there aren’t

 

A. Complete the sentences using “there is” or “there are”.

1.  ……………………………. some books on the table.

2. ……………………………. three cars in the street.

3.  ……………………………. a picture on the wall.

4.  ……………………………. a pencil near the book.

5.  ……………………………. a lot of trees in the park.

6.  ……………………………. a cat under the table.

7.  ……………………………. seven apples in the fridge.

8.  ……………………………. a dog in the house.

9.  ……………………………. a bird on the tree.

10.  ……………………………. six rooms in my house.

B. Complete the sentences using “Is there” or “Are there”.

1.  ……………………………. an opera house in our city?

2.  ……………………………. six girls in your class?

3. …………………………….  a police station near the hospital?

4.  ……………………………. any bananas in the basket?

5. …………………………….  many trees in the park?

C. Complete the sentences using “there isn’t” or “there aren’t”.

1.  ……………………………. many people in the streets.

2.  ……………………………. any butter in the fridge.

3.  ……………………………. any plates on the table.

4.  ……………………………. any milk in the bottle.

5.  ……………………………. any coffee in the cup.

6. ……………………………. any children in the school.

7. ……………………………. a smart board in the classroom.

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