TYPES OF NOUNS

3,013 views
2,426 views

Published on

This will help little children to enjoy!

Published in: Education, Technology
1 Comment
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
No Downloads
Views
Total views
3,013
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
45
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
84
Comments
1
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

TYPES OF NOUNS

  1. 1. TYPES OF NOUNS
  2. 2. PRESENTED BY SELVIRAVEENDRAN
  3. 3. DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
  4. 4. What are they?
  5. 5. DEFINITION OF NOUN: A noun is a naming word. It can be the name of a person, place or thing. Example of noun: Women, pen, pencil, hotel, tajmahal.
  6. 6. TYPES OF NOUN: 1.Proper Noun. 2.Common Noun. 3.Collective noun. 4.Abstract noun. 5.Material Noun.
  7. 7. PROPER NOUN: A proper noun is a special name of a particular person, place or thing. Examples: 1.Ravi,Sheela,Akbar(person) 2.Delhi,london,Agra(place) 3.Television,Table,Book(thing) Exercise: Kamala is a fine dancer. (find a noun)
  8. 8. COMMON NOUN: A common noun is the general, ordinary name of a person, place or thing. Example: girl, boy, sister, brother (persons) hospital, country, town (places) water, butter, book, car (things) Exercise: Underline the common noun. * Ram lives in a village.
  9. 9. COLLECTIVE NOUN: A collective noun is the name of a group or collection of similar persons. Example: committee, Fleet, a team of cricketers, a group of dancers, a herd of cattle, a flock of birds. Exercise: Find out the collective noun from the following: * I saw a bunch of flowers.
  10. 10. ABSTRACT NOUN: An abstract noun is the name of a quality that persons or things have, action they take or state they find themselves in. Example: Darkness, Kindness, Brightness, bravery Exercise: Underline the abstract noun from the following: * She was a Queen of beauty. * We respect honesty.
  11. 11. MATERIAL NOUN: Material noun is the name of a substance of which things are made. Example: Iron, Gold, Brass, Marble, Copper, Steel, Cotton, Silver. Exercise: Find out the material noun from the following: 1. Plastic is of much use. 2. Cotton dress is cheap. 3. Iron is very useful metal.
  12. 12. THANK YOU

×