Noun

Noun

 

 

 

 

Noun refers to a name it used to be as “things”,  “Place” “Person” etc.

books , building, car, girl, boy, Cow, bus, shoes, cake,  Nouns is the part of speech.

Uses : linking with Verb ,John is a TeacherAs subject of the sentence the professor started the new lesson today. Noun shows possession, Boy’s  Bike cycle, Smith’s Bag

Gender:

Masculine: Men, Boy etc.

Feminine: Women, Girl etc.

some Nouns represent people:

  Boy

/Girl

Uncle

/Aunt

Man

/Woman

Husband

/Wife

Father

/Mother

Gentleman

/Lady

Son

/Daughter

Some Nouns Represent profession:

DoctorNurseTailor Driver Engineer Teacher professor

Plural of Noun:

Nouns End with adding “S”

Singular  Plural
BookBooks
MotherMothers
TeacherTeacher
BuildingBuildings

Nouns End with Adding “ES”

BoxBoxes
TomatoTomatoes
Kisskisses
DishDishes

Noun End with Adding “ES”

SingularPlural
BoxBoxes
TomatoTomatoes
Kisskisses
DishDishes

Nouns ending with “Y” following consonant replace by “IE”

SingularPlural
BabyBabies
StoryStories
FlyFlies
CityCities

Some Nouns plural by Vowel change.

SingularPlural
FootFeet
WomanWomen
ManMen
ToothTeeth
MouseMice

Nouns end On “F” or “FE”. adds  “VES”.

SingularPlural
LeafLeaves
HoofHooves
ScarfsScarves

 

 

Types of Noun:

  1. Common :It denotes to a generic uses like, girl , boy, Dog, Building,Restaurant.
  2. Proper : It refers to a specific name of person thing etc.it begin with capital letter in any position in sentence.
  3. Countable/uncountable: Countable noun describe the quantity  it contain singular or plural form, can be used with a number or a/an before it they can not be counted, mass, liquid, emotions,ideas, wind.
  4. Concrete : concrete Noun are such noun which are tangible
  5. Abstract: like are uncountable, Such as Hate,Love, Sea, misery,Dream, Friendship.
  6. Compound  : It consist two or more word combination, most compound nouns in English are formed by nouns modified by other nouns or adjectives.
  7. Collective : Collective nouns are those nouns which consist no. of thing or group of people.