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Nouns in English
  • 2016-09-27
Nouns in English

Nouns A noun is the name of a person, place, thing or quality.Nouns are divided into five parts:         1. Proper Nouns          2. Common Nouns         3. Collective nouns         4. Material Nouns         5. Abstract Nouns 1. A Proper Noun is the name of a particular person, place, or thing. eg :  Rosy, Sita ( person ) ;  India Gate,  London ( place ) ; the Hindus, the Christians ( people ); Bible, Gita, Quran (book) etc.                                               2. A Common Noun is a name that can be given to any person or thing of the same kind. eg :  chair, orange, door, girl, boy, table, lion, computer etc. 3. A Collective Noun is singular in form though denotes more than one. eg :group, army, flock, class etc.  4. A Material Noun is the name of a substance eg : gold, silver, milk, iron, water, wood etc. 5. An Abstract noun is the name of a quality. eg : happiness, love, truth, beauty, courage etc. ...