Wednesday, 3 October 2018
Rao's Easy English Grammar
What are nouns? They are naming words.
Referring to: persons,places,living and non-living things and sometimes feelings and emotions
.How can they be classified?
as Proper Nouns: Name of a person: Abraham Lincoln
Name of a place: Washington.
Name of a thing: Statue of Liberty.
Name of a lake: Lake Superior.
Remember: All these words start with a capital letter.
As Common nouns:Jeans,spectacles,clothes, scissors they can be used only in plural forms.
How can we divide common nouns?as countable nouns and uncountable nouns.
Examples for countable nouns:fingers,hands,stars,flowers,
uncountable nouns:milk,sugar, gold, air, sand
Give examples for Abstract nouns; ideas, troubles.lies which you cannot see or touch.
Give examples for Concrete nouns: book,pencil,eraser, dog, man, building. you can touch or see.
Give examples for collective nouns: school, gang,bunch, flock.
Give examples for uncountable abstract nouns: love, hatred,kindness, darkness.
to know more in detail:
Find out for yourself:
Milk- you can touch and see so ------------noun.
building- you can see and touch so----------noun.
silver- you can see and touch.it is a ----------noun and uncountable noun.
Make these words into abstract nouns:
good,honest, real, short,deep, slave, enemy, friend, sister, king, using these suffixes. y,age, th, ery, ity, ship, hood.dom,ness
Luggage,furniture are always in plural.
Examples for concrete nouns: beach, rain,shoulder, cathedral, people, world, food, watch,
Examples for abstract nouns: vacation, pleasant, happy,'pain, beauty, hunger, time, love,
Examples for Abstract nouns: purity, honesty, length,'brotherhood, friendship, patience, hatred, racism,
is trousers singular or plural?
is information singular or plural?
Learn Singular and plural forms of all nouns.
Try all these,if you need any help contact:
Blessings and best wishes,
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