12 terms

Nouns and Pronouns

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common noun
a word that names a person, place, or thing
proper noun
a word that names a specific person, place, or thing
concrete noun
indentifies something that can be seen, heard, smelled, touched, or tasted
abstract noun
a word that names an idea or quality that cannot be physically interacted with
singular possessive noun
shows that one person, place or thing has or owns something
plural possessive noun
shows that more than one person, place, or thing has or owns something
personal pronoun
words that take the place of a noun or noun phrase
possessive pronoun
pronouns that show ownership.
subject pronoun
pronouns used as the subject of the sentence
object pronoun
pronouns that follow the action verb in a sentence
direct object
a word or words that follow a verb and complete its meaning.
indirect object
a word or words that come between the verb and the direct object