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Common errors in the use of nouns

Here are a few examples of the violations †of the rules of grammar, in the use of Nouns, and the way in which they are corrected.

Incorrect Correct
1. My sheeps are grazing in the field. 1. My sheep are grazing in the field.
2. The wages of sin are hell. 2. The wages of sin is hell.
3. †My spectacle is new. 3. My spectacles are new.
4. †The sceneries of Kashmir are wonderful. 4. The scenery of Kashmir is wonderful.
5. †The news are true. 5. The news is true.
6. †We eat fruits. 6. We eat fruit.
7. †My uncle gave me many advices. 7. My uncle gave me many pieces of advice.
8. †There are three B.T.S. ln this school. 8. There are three B.T.ís In this school.
9. †Her hairs are white. 9. Her hair is white.
10. †He has ten heads of of cattle. 10. He has ten head of cattle.
11. You are weak in mathematic. 11. You are weak in mathematics.
12. I take pain over my work. 12. I take pains over my work.
13. I ate food to my heartsí content. 13. I ate food to my heartís† content.
14. The chairís leg is broken. 14. The leg of the chair is broken.
15. I bought two dozens eggs. 15. I bought two dozen eggs.
16. They are his son-in-laws. 16. They are his sons-in-law.
17. I have a ten rupees note. 17. I have a ten rupee note.
18. He has three fifty paisas pieces. 18. He has three fifty-paisa pieces.
19. I have just finished my meals. 19. I have just finished my meal.
20. She has bought some stationeries. 20. She has bought some stationery.
21. The judge passed order for his release. 21. The judge passed orders for his release.
22. She has no issues. 22. She has no issue.
23. We have many works to do. 23. We have much work to do.
24. Do not make friend with bad boys. 24. Do not make friends with bad boys.
25. He bought five scores apples. 25. He bought five score apples.
26. We deal in mensí hats. 26. We deal in men's hats.
27. I am, yourís obediently. 27. I am, yours obediently.
28. He lost his trouser. 28. He lost his trousers.
29. Her coatís colour is red. 29. The colour of her coat is red.
30. We have read many poetries. 30. We have read many poems.
31. I went to Murree during the summer vacations. 31. I went to Murree during the summer vacation.
32. He gave five paisas to the beggar. 32. He gave a five-paisa piece to the beggar.
33. Nikhat has long hairs. 33. Nikhat has long hair.
34. Please bring me a scissor. 34. Please bring me a pair of scissors.
35. He cannot see without a spectacle. 35. He cannot see without spectacles.
36. The United States have a large navy. 36. The United States has a large navy.
37. ďGulliverís Travels" are worth reading. 37. ďGulliverís TravelsĒ is worth reading.
38. Ten miles are a long distance. 38. Ten miles is a long distance.
39. A hundred paisas are equal to one rupee. 39. A hundred paisa is equal to one rupee.
40. Two seers of milk a day are enough for us. 40. Two seers of milk a day is enough for us.
41. Sixty thousands rupees are a large sum. 41. Sixty thousand rupees is a large sum.
42. Twenty hundredweights make one ton. 42. Twenty hundredweight make one ton.
43. He weighs above nine stores. 43. He weighs above nine stone.
44. They fixed up gallows for him. 44. They fixed up a gallows for him.
45. I received summons to attend the court. 45. l received a summons to attend the court.
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