Nouns

noun as part of speechA noun is a word that names a person, place, thing or idea.

Proper nouns name a specific person, place, thing or idea.

Common nouns name everything else.

Noun functions in sentences. For details see sentence structure.

Your noun.org assignments are due on Tuesday.

illustration of related nouns

 

Collective nouns are nouns that refer to a specific group:

herd of elephants, pride of lions, army of ants,

bevy of quail. rhumba of rattlesnakes, wedge of geese

Collective nouns all refer to a “group.”

Collective nouns refer to a specific object.

The collective noun can refer to more than one collection.

Find or create 6 (six) images like this one that represent collective nouns.

Due Wednesday.

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