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NOUN
Types of Noun Noun and Gender Noun and Number
Units Measurement System Fraction and Decimal Numbers
Types of Noun
Noun - Parts of Speech
A noun is the name of a person(s), animal(s), bird(s), insect(s), place(s) or thing(s).

Nouns are divided into eight kinds according to their functions:
Common Noun
 
A common noun is a name given in common / general to people, things of the same clan/kind. eg. Boy, Man, Woman, Girl,, Poet, Place, Region, Town, City, Village etc.
 
Examples
He is a clever boy. It is a beautiful city.
He is a kind man. That is my home Town.
She is a good girl. It is a tourist place.
Proper Noun
 
A Proper noun is the name of some particular person(s) or place(s). eg. Tagor, Keats, Mother Teresa, Naheru, Rajiv Gandhi, Vajpai, Advani, APJ Abdul Kalam etc.
 
Examples
Ravindranath Tagor was a poet. LK Advani is a politician.
Mother Teresa was a social activist. APJ Abul Kalam is a scientist.
Rajiv Gandhi was P.M. of India. Sachin Tendulkar is a cricketer.
Collective Noun
 
A Collective Noun is the name of collection / group of persons or things of the same clan/kind. eg. Crowd, Mob, Team, Block, Herd, Fleet, Jury, Family, Nation, Parliament, Committee, Poultry, Class, School etc.
 
Examples
Mumbai Indians is an IPL Team. Many students are in class.
Reliance group is No.1 in India. This is our school.
America is a democratic Nation. There is huge crowd in stadium.
Abstract Noun
 
An Abstract Noun is the name of a quality, action or state. eg. Freedom, Liberty, Thought, Honesty, Beauty, Goodness, Kindness, Childhood, Justice, Life, Truth, Sorrow etc.
 
Examples
Honesty is a good quality. Freedom means happiness..
Beauty is to see not to crush. Truth gives us satisfied life.
Childhood is best the stage of life. Thoughts shows you way of life.
Countable Noun
 
A Countable Noun is the name of thing that can be counted or divided into a singular or plural. eg. Student, Book, Table, Pen, Camera, Man, Women, Writer etc.
 
Examples
Only one student got first class. I have two pens.
There are four books in my bag. There is one man on top floor.
Submit your resume on table no.1. She is a woman who calls you.
Uncountable Noun
 
An Uncountable Noun is the name of a thing that cannot be counted or divided into a singular or plural. eg. Milk, Money, Rice, Ice, Coffee, Tea, Oxygen/Gases, Gold, Leather, Beauty, Truth, Loyalty, Justice, etc.
 
Examples
There is milk in this cane. She bought gold from market.
He has lots of money in Bank. Take some Tea.
Have some more coffee in cup. He filled up gas in fuel tank.
Material Noun
 
A Material Noun is the name of material or substance, out of which things are made. eg. Gold, Silver, Platinum, Wood, Clay, Milk, Rice, Tea, Coffee, Ink, Water, Paper, Copper, Steel, Glass etc.
 
Examples
Ornaments are made from Gold. Milk used in making tea or coffee.
Silver also used in some industries. Printing Press use Ink for printing.
Furniture mostly made from wood. We use water for drinking.
Possessive Noun
 
Possessive nouns are those nouns that show possession. Possessive Nouns are used to show ownership. eg. girl’s clothes, boy’s toys, Mary’s school, King’s castle, grandfather’s stick, king’s servants, computer’s cover, phone’s charger etc.
 
Examples
This is my daughter's clothes. They are king's servants.
This is Mary's school. It's your computer's cover.
This is my grandfather's stick. That is Charmi's phone charger.
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