Naming words are everywhere to be seen. In English grammar We term them as a "noun". A Noun is the name of a person, place, thing or animal. If you look around where you are sitting, you will find nouns everywhere. When a child starts speaking, it is generally “the noun” which they utter first. Nouns being the first formal grammar introduction to the children, end up being the easiest to identify.
My daughter is in 1st standard and Nouns are introduced to her for the first time this year. Hopefully, I will get an opportunity to brush up my grammar also.
Ok so let’s have some examples of nouns :-
Let’s have some fun with noun! Find the words which could be classified as Nouns:
Let’s Extract the nouns from the following English sentences:-
- Meera is playing with a doll.
- Dog is my favourite pet.
- Maria goes to church every Sunday.
- Let’s see a doctor.
- Usha mam is my favourite teacher.
- Mr. Modi is the Prime Minister of India.
To know the answer of above questions you can download the nounshoun-the Grammar App. This is a very useful app for parents, teachers and students who intend to teach or learn English grammar.
I will discuss Types of noun in my next article.