← Lesson 3. Of Nouns Test
2 Written Questions
2 Multiple Choice Questions
- A noun is a word, or part of speech, which has cases, and signifies a thing without time: as mensa (a table), manus (a hand), rex (a king), bonus (good), pulcher (beautiful), and felix (happy).
- Two. First, a Proper Substantive Noun, which signifies a certain or determinate thing, as: Romulus, Roma or Caesar. Second, a Common Substantive Noun, which signifies more than one thing, as: rex signifies any king, or urbs any city, or liber any book.
1 True/False Question
What is a substantive noun? → An adjective noun is a noun which must agree with a substantive noun (either expressed or understood) to have meaning; or, a noun which cannot stand by itself in speech, as: bonus, sanctus (holy) or magnus (great).