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Grade 9
Sep 5, 2022

Nouns are naming words that specify a person, place, or thing. 

Nouns can play a role as the subject or the object of a verb or preposition

  • Nouns that categorize general people, places, or things are called common nouns. 
  • Proper nouns are utilized to identify a unique person, place, or thing. 
  • Concrete nouns name individuals, spots, creatures, or things that are or alternately were truly unmistakable that is, they can or should have been visible or contacted, or have a few actual properties 
  • Abstract Nouns as their name suggests, name immaterial things, like ideas, thoughts, sentiments, qualities, credits, and so forth we can’t see or contact these sorts of things. 
  • Countable nouns  can be counted as individual units. 
  • Uncountable nouns, are nouns that cannot be considered as separate units.  
  • Collective nouns are nouns that cite to a collection or group of multiple people, animals, or things. 
  • A compound noun consists of two or more words working together as a single unit to name a person, place, or thing. 

Nouns can be singular or plural.  

  • Masculine nouns are words for men and boys, and male animals. 
  • Feminine nouns are words for women and girls, and female animals. 


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