- what is proper noun?
- what is common noun?
- what is collective noun?
- what is abstract noun/
- Proper Noun : Proper noun is the name of a particular place or person. A proper noun names a specific item.It begins with a capital letter, no matter where it occurs in a sentence.
- Common Noun : A common noun names general items, not a particular thing.
- Collective Noun : Collective noun is a name given to a group or community which consist of objects which are similar in aspects.
- Abstract Noun : Abstract Nouns are nouns which describe a quality, idea, thought, expression or any other state of being. They are immaterial, the things which cannot be seen or touched but only felt. Instances are childhood, justice, anger, etc.
Proper Noun: Specific Name for Eg. Jacob is a name. Name of a PARTICULAR person. therefore JACOB is a PROPER noun.
TAJ MAHAL its the name of a PARTICULAR monument, therefore its a PROPER noun
Common Noun. we use this in common. instead of JACOB we can say BOY. here boy is not a SPECIFIC person. therefore BOY is a common Noun
city is COMON NOUN
Ranchi is PROPER noun
girl is Common Noun.
Radha is Proper noun
PROPER NOUN : IF A SPECIFIC NAME IS GIVEN TO A PARTICULAR OBJECT IT IS PROPER NOUN. EXAMPLE : INDIA GATE , GENIE ETC.
COMMON NOUN : COMMON NOUN IS NOT A PARTICULAR NAME GIVEN. EXAMPLE : BOY , CITY , ETC .
COLLECTIVE NOUN : A NAME GIVEN TO A GROUP OF PEOPLE , ANIMALS , BIRDS , THINGS IS COLLECTIVE NOUN . EXAMPLE : CROWD , LOAF , PAIR , ETC.