Noun

NOUN-Definition

Noun is the most important part of speechNouns are very important in spoken as well as written language and the good thing is that Nouns are very easy to understand.

Let’s see the explanation about nouns.

  • Parts of speech simply refer to types of words therefore noun is a part of speech.
  • Noun is the word which indicates the names of person, place, animal, thing and idea which we can see, hear, smell, taste, touch, live or dead.

First of all we shall see how to identify nouns.

How to identify Noun

Nouns identify people, places, things as well as ideas that indicate the names of person, animal, place, thing and idea.

Now we shall see the term ‘noun‘ which we use for person, animal, place, thing as well as idea-

  • Person–For persons, we use this term for proper name, gender, title as well as class.
  • Place– For places, use the term for proper name, physical location as well as general locale.
  • Animal– For animals, we can use this term for proper name, species, gender as well as class
  • Thing– For things, we use this for things which exists now, will exist as well as existed in the past.
  • Idea– For ideas, use this term for real, workable idea as well as a fantasy that might never come true.

 Examples of Noun

At the time of learning process of parts of speech it becomes challenging to identify different words.

We can make this process easier with practice. We shall see some  examples of nouns to help you understand better.

Here are some sentences with examples of nouns and we use those for-

  • persons
  • animals
  • places
  • things
  • ideas

 USE FOR PERSONS-

Here are some sentences with examples of nouns and we use those for persons.

The nouns in each sentence are in bold letters.

  • Sheis the person to follow.
  • Pranitstarted to draw a picture.
  • Sameeris a clever boy.
  • Johnadmires his boss.
  • My grandmothertakes care of me like my mother.

 USE FOR ANIMALS –

Here are some sentences with examples of nouns and we use those for animals.

In each sentence the nouns are in bold letters.

  • Dogis an honest
  • Elephant has a trunk.
  • Sophieis my favorite cow.
  • Parrotis green.
  • Catdrinks milk.

 USE FOR PLACES –

Here are sentences with examples of nouns which we use for places.

The nouns in each sentence are in bold letters.

  • The houseis open.
  • Let’s go to the palm beach.
  • Go there.
  • Sign here.
  • Mumbai is a crowded city.

 USE FOR THINGS –

Here are some sentences with examples of nouns and we use those for things.

In each sentence the nouns are in bold letters.

  • Arrange the chairs.
  • Please give it to me.
  • Use proper words in the sentence.
  • Keep the sound box in front of computer.
  • Treeshave green leaves.

 USE FOR IDEAS –

Here are some sentences with examples of nouns and we use those for ideas.

In each sentence nouns are in bold letters.

  • It’s your responsibility to inform everybody.
  • Love is a wonderful emotion.
  • Behave others with respect.
  • Teacher expects obedience from her students.
  • The theory of relativityis an important concept

Types of Noun

There are two types

  • Common
  • Proper

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