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There are very few words in English that don't pluralize with an "s". For example, just because the plural of mouse is mice does not mean the plural of house is hice. But maybe teaching them a few more words that pluralize funny in English may help. Good luck!!

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Q: How do you explain goose is to geese then why isn't moose to meese to children?
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