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Nouns: Introduction And Its Types
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This lesson starts with a definition of Nouns and different types of Nouns: Common Noun, Proper Noun, Collective Noun, Abstract Noun, Material noun, Countable and Uncountable Nouns. It further explains all the types of nouns with the help of examples and helps with respect to their usage in sentences.

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  1. Collection: Nouns & Pronouns Lesson 1: Nouns


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  3. What is a Noun? Let's rewind to our childhood: #NPT A noun is a part of speech that denotes a person, animal, place, thing, or idea. The English word noun has its roots in the Latin word nomen", which means "name." Nouns are of 7 types: Common Noun Proper Noun e Collective Noun eAbstract Noun Material Noun Countable Nouns . Uncountable Nouns


  4. Common Noun Common Noun is a noun denoting a class of objects or a concept as opposed to a particular individual e Examples: city, town, ocean, sea, boy, girl, man, woman e Examples: city, town, ocean, sea, boy, girl, man, woman


  5. Proper Noun e Proper Noun is a name used for an individual person, place, or organization, spelled with an initial capital letter. Examples Hyderbad, Indian Ocan, Raju, Kalna


  6. Collective Nourn Collective noun is a word which refers to a collection of things taken as a whole. e Collective noun is a word which refers to a collection of things taken as a Examples: Pride of lions Bunch of idiots. Baggage of past. . .


  7. Abstract Noun o Abstract Noun is a noun denoting an idea, quality, or state rather than a concrete object. e Examples: arrogance, kindness, adulthood, youth Examples: arrogance,


  8. Material Noun Material Nouns are names of materials or substances out of which things are made. Material Noun is not subset of Common Noun. Examples: gold, iron, silver e Examples: gold, iron, silver


  9. Countable Nouns e Countable nouns are nouns that can be counted Most of the nouns that are proper/ common/ collective nouns fall under this category . Examples: Ten mangoes Five girls e Five girls . Seven bottles Two groups of participants


  10. Uncountable Noun Uncountable nouns are substances, concepts that we cannot divide into separate elements We cannot "count" them. Most of the nouns that are material/ abstract nouns fall under this category Most of the nouns that are material/ abstract nouns fall under this category. - Examples: . Milk . Air Happiness Gold Physics