Nouns of Multitude

Nouns of Multitude

ShareTweetSharePin55 Shares Nouns of Multitude When a Collective Noun denotes individual members or things of the group, it is called a Noun of Multitude.   Examples:  Committee, team,  syndicate, faculty, audience, public, company, Congress, orchestra, firm, and Parliament, government, jury, Read More

Types of Nouns

Types of Nouns 

Share261TweetSharePin4265 SharesTypes of Nouns:  Introduction to Types of Nouns: The noun is one of the eight parts of speech and it plays a very significant role in English Grammar. The verb is the first most important part of speech and Read More

Noun Gender

Gender of the Noun

Share92TweetSharePin799 SharesGender of the Noun: Introduction: The word ‘Gender’ comes from the Latin word ‘genus’ which means ‘kind’ or ‘type’. A Gender is a noun that shows whether the noun is Masculine, Feminine, Common or Neuter. Thus, there are four Read More

Singular and Plural Nouns

Singular and Plural Nouns

Share79TweetSharePin483 SharesSingular and Plural Nouns Nouns are the words used as the names of persons, animals, places, things, ideas or events. There are two types of nouns in English Grammar. One refers to the singular noun and the other refers Read More

Possessive Nouns

Possessive Nouns

ShareTweetSharePin77 SharesPossessive Nouns What is a Possessive Noun? When we want to show that something belongs to somebody or something, we use the Possessive Nouns. These nouns can be singular or plural. It is easy to identify a possessive noun Read More

List of Partitives

A list of Partitives

Share509TweetSharePin5514 SharesA list of Partitives The Uncountable Nouns are the Nouns that cannot be counted.  But these Nouns can be made countable by the use of partitives.   For example: Gold is an Uncountable Noun.  But we can measure or Read More

Appositive

Appositive

ShareTweetSharePin44 SharesAppositive: What is an Appositive?  (A Noun in Apposition) When we use two Nouns or Noun Phrases together to refer to the same person or thing in a clause, the second is said to be an Appositive of the Read More

Compound Nouns

Compound Nouns

Share333TweetSharePin4337 SharesCompound Nouns:   What are Compound Nouns? Compound nouns are nouns that are made from two or more words. They are combined to create a new meaning.  Each Compound Noun acts as a single unit and can be modified Read More

Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Share237TweetSharePin6243 SharesCountable and Uncountable Nouns Introduction: A noun, as we know, is a word that refers to a person, a place, a thing, or an event.  Nouns can be classified into many ways. Here we find the classification of Countable Read More

Abstract Nouns

Abstract Nouns

Share73TweetSharePin477 SharesAbstract Nouns: Introduction: An Abstract Noun is the one that names something which we cannot see or touch like friendship, love, youth, death, anger, etc., Since they have no physical existence, we can not see, hear, touch, taste or Read More

Collective Nouns

Collective Nouns

Share209TweetSharePin5214 SharesCollective Nouns: Definition: When a noun refers to the individuals or things as an undivided single unit, it is called a Collective Noun.    Examples: Class, crowd, bunch, team, flock, herd, army, group, staff, library, pack, nation, committee, etc., Read More

Material Nouns

Material Nouns

Share81TweetSharePin687 SharesMaterial Nouns   Definition: Material Nouns are the names of materials or substances out of which things are made.  Material nouns are uncountable nouns, we cannot count them as they are in the forms of liquid, semi-liquid or solid.  Read More