Collective nouns worksheet for grade 5

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Some collective nouns can be used without a noun after them. Examples are: staff, team, audience, crowd etc.

Complete the following sentences using the collective nouns given below.

(mob, audience, crowd, jury, committee, army, police, team, family, crew, choir)

1. The ------------------- have caught the criminals.

2. The ---------------------- applauded her performance.

3. The --------------------- has announced its verdict.

4. The ---------------------- is studying the report.

5. Our ------------------- played well yesterday.

6. The --------------------- started pelting stones.

7. The police dispersed the -------------------

8. He serves in the -----------------------

9. The --------------------- sang beautifully.

10. The plane had to make an emergency landing. The passengers and the --------------------- are safe.

11. My --------------------- lives in Kerala.

Answers

1. The police have caught the criminals.

2. The audience applauded her performance.

3. The jury has announced its verdict.

4. The committee is studying the report.

5. Our team played well yesterday.

6. The mob started pelting stones.

7. The police dispersed the crowd.

8. He serves in the army.

9. The choir sang beautifully.

10. The plane had to make an emergency landing. The passengers and the crew are safe.

11. My family lives in Kerala.

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