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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:

    Eg : 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:


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




    With a noun and a verb:

    Eg : There was a clown looking at me. 



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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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