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man, woman, child, restaurant, animal, state, city, ocean, street
Paul, Burger King, Harvard University, Wisconsin, Elm Street
strength, courage, love, hunger, desire, intelligence, fear
house, Paul, dog, hamburger, water, floor, hair, snow, book
woman, chair, student, tree, worm, gallon, nation, animal, cup
man, woman, eye, house, bug, essay, teacher, city, ocean
men, women, eyes, houses, bugs, essays, teachers, cities, oceans
milk, wisdom, gasoline, procrastination, wealth, insanity, courage
Ahmed and Kyle, milk and cookies, trees and bushes, the boy and girl
team, committee, faculty, class, herd, flock, community, council
dad's shoes, Joe's car, the dog's tail, the teacher's computer
running, swimming, reading, dancing
the milk, these shoes, both children, many people
Common Nouns refer to unspecific people, places and things.
Proper Nouns refer to specific people, places, and things. Proper nouns are always capitalized.
Abstract Nouns are nouns that cannot be seen, touched, tasted, smelled, or heard.
Concrete Nouns are nouns that can be seen, touched, tasted, smelled, or heard.
Count Nouns are nouns that can be counted. A count noun can be singular or plural; a number or the word many can come before a count noun.
Singular Nouns refer to one person, place, thing, or idea.
Plural Nouns refer to more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
Non-Count or MassNouns are nouns that cannot be counted.
Compound Nouns consist of two or more nouns.
Collective Nouns refer to multiple people or things as a singular unit.
Possessive Nouns show ownership. Possessive nouns function adjectivally.
Gerundsfunction as nouns.
Nouns are often preceded by determiners.
This video discusses these types of nouns and how to make these nouns agree with verbs.
Nouns refer to people, places, things, qualities, and ideas.