10 Types of Nouns That You Use All The Time

Types of Nouns in English! Learn different types of nouns with definition and examples with ESL pictures.

Different Types of Nouns

Common Noun

Nonspecific people, places, things or ideas

Example: Table, book, window, friends etc…

Proper Noun

Specific people, places, things…

Example: John, Anna, London, Pacific Ocean etc…

Abstract Noun

Something that you can not perceive with your five senses

Example: Freedom, love, courage etc…

Concrete Noun

Something that you can perceive with your five senses

Example: Apple, dog, house flower etc…

Countable Noun

Can be counted

Example: Pen/pens, orange/oranges, bike, house etc…

Uncountable Noun

Uncountable Noun: Cannot be counted

Example: Bread, money, milk, food, water, snow, rice etc…

Compound Noun

Made up of two or more smaller words

Example: Sister-in-law, schoolboy, fruit juice, textbook etc…

Collective Noun

Refer to a group of things as one whole

Example: Bunch, audience, flock, group, family etc…

Singular Noun

Refer to one person, place things, or idea

Example: Cat, dog, ship, monkey, hero etc…

Plural Noun

Refer to more than one person, place things, or idea

Example: Dogs, cats, ships, babies etc..

Types of Nouns Chart

Types of Nouns

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David Tran
David Tran
2 years ago

Thank for shared 🙂

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shut the fuck up
1 month ago
Reply to  David Tran

bull shit!!!

wsdesdsde
wsdesdsde
1 year ago

hi
 

Mithilesh Vishwakarma
Mithilesh Vishwakarma
11 months ago

It was useful and I injured this.

kelvin yordan
kelvin yordan
11 months ago

i don’t know what field i got into

Name
Name
6 months ago

Ok

Nargish
Nargish
6 months ago

Thank you so much

emilly
emilly
6 months ago

wow there are a lot of nouns

Ayushmann
Ayushmann
5 months ago

Thanks for sharing

Pari. Maravi
Pari. Maravi
4 months ago
Reply to  Ayushmann

Hyy

Aiman
Aiman
4 months ago

Amazing

haley
haley
4 months ago

hey

Hi
Hi
3 months ago

Blah blah

Diya
Diya
3 months ago

More information about compound noun needed

Gabrielle Louis
Gabrielle Louis
2 months ago

hi

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shut the fuck up
1 month ago

bullshit

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