Definitions: Types of Nouns
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A noun is a naming word of a person, place, thing or idea.
Are names given to ordinary objects.
(these words are always in lower case letters, unless they start a sentence)
Are specific names which are assigned to a person, place or thing and always begin with CAPITAL LETTERS.
Two nouns together
Refers to something that we cannot see, touch or measure. It is often a feeling or an emotion
A noun that refers to a group of individuals, for example: team, committee or family.
pilot (person) , airport (place) , aeroplane (thing),
attitude (idea). (Examples of?)
man, chair, table, house (Examples of?)
Susan (person), Seoul (place) (Examples of?)
hand + bag = handbag book + shelf = bookshelf (Examples of?)
love, respect, obedience, attitude (Examples of?)
a string of pearls , a circle of friends (Examples of?)