Nouns : Nouns What is a Noun? : What is a Noun? 5 Kinds of Nouns : 5 Kinds of Nouns 1. Common – names a person, place, thing, or idea.
2. Proper – names a particular person, place, thing, or idea.
3. Concrete – names things that can be seen, heard, touched, smelled, or tasted. 4. Abstract – names an idea, feeling, quality, or characteristic.
5. Collective – names a group of people or things. Singular & Plural Nouns : Singular Nouns Singular nouns name one person, place, thing, or idea. Plural nouns name two or more people, places, things, or ideas. Singular & Plural Nouns Plural Nouns Possessive Nouns : Possessive Nouns Possessive nouns shows ownership of the person, place thing, or idea.
Rule 1 : for a singular (one) noun add an apostrophe and an S = ‘S.
Rule 2 : for a plural (2 or more) noun that ends in an S, only add apostrophe after the plural noun.
Rule 3 : for a plural (2 or more) noun that does not end in S, add an apostrophe and S. Common & Proper Nouns : Common Nouns Common Nouns name a person, place, thing, or idea. Proper Nouns name a particular person, place, thing, or idea. Common & Proper Nouns Proper Nouns Nouns : Singular Nouns – Nouns that are always only one.
Plural Nouns – Nouns that are always two or more.
Possessive Nouns – Add apostrophe S’s when nouns are Possessive except when they’re plurals ending in S’s. Nouns Nouns : Common Common Nouns – Common Nouns are general names.
Building Proper Nouns – Proper Nouns are particular names.
Chrysler Building Nouns Proper Nouns : Nouns Nouns : Nouns Our Class wrote their own play based on the story of King Midas.
Children need to use their imaginations watching Peter Pan.
Some communities have authentic food – tasting events.