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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #8958: There is / there are
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    There is / there are

    There is/There are




    There is + singular.  Eg: There is a little bird.


    There are + plural Eg: There are two bad boys.


    More tenses - More examples...

    There is a dog

    There was a cat

    There has been a horse

    There will be a lion

    There would be a fish 


       With a modal

    There must be a solution. 


      There + singular if the first word in the enumeration is in the singular form.

    Ex. : There is a boy, two babies and a dog in my garden.

      There + plural if the first word in the enumeration is in the plural form.


                Ex. : There are two babies, a boy, a girl and a dog in my garden.




    With a noun and a verb:

    Ex. : There was a clown looking at me. 



    English exercise "There is / there are" created by lucile83 with The test builder
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    1. There about fifty people at the party last week.
    2. There a letter is the mailbox.
    3. There two girls and a dog in my garden. They are playing together.
    4. There a woman at the door yesterday when I came back home.
    5. There a computer in my bedroom.
    6. There a meeting yesterday!
    7. There a man looking at me. Do you think he knows me?
    8. There two dogs and a cat in this house.
    9. There many birds in the garden two days ago.
    10. There several books left in that library, They are very expensive.

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