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  • 1. Nouns
  • 2. Definition of a Noun
    A noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
  • 3. Abstract Nouns
    Abstract nouns are ideas. They are nouns you can’t see.
    Examples: friendship, strength, love, exploration, anger
  • 4. Collective Nouns
    Collective nouns are used to define a group of objects.
    Examples: team, class, group, herd
  • 5. Common Nouns
    A common noun is a general name for a person, place, thing or idea. Common nouns are not capitalized.
    Example: My teacher went to the city.
  • 6. Proper Nouns
    A proper noun is the name of a particular person, place, thing or idea. Proper nouns are always capitalized.
    Example: Mrs. Short went to Atlanta.
  • 7. Plural and Singular Nouns
    A plural noun names more than one person, place, thing or idea.
    Example: The boys walked down all of the streets.
    A singular noun names one person, place, thing or idea.
    Example: The boy walked down the street.
  • 8. Possessive Nouns
    A possessive noun shows ownership or relationship.
    Example: Marcy went to Robin’s house for dinner.