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: Kinds of Nouns ..

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    Kinds of Nouns ..

    Kinds of Nouns ..


    :-
    1- Common Noun
    2- Proper Noun
    3- Abstract Noun
    4- Collective Noun

    1- Common Noun

    *** :-

    A sea A man
    A river A woman
    A village A girl
    A city A boy
    A game A camel
    A table A dog

    2- ProperNoun

    *** :-

    River Nile Ali
    Himalaya Rasha
    Gaza Jack
    Lebanon Jerusalem
    Beirut Palestine
    England Jordan

    3- Abstract Noun

    *** :-

    hope courage
    fear democracy

    4- Collective Noun

    *** (
    )

    crowd army
    herd team

    *** Countable andUncountable Nouns :-

    *** : books / book

    *** : gold / milk .
    Nouns Genders

    *** :-
    1- Masculine
    2- Feminine
    3- Neuter

    1- Masculine
    *** ( / / ) :-
    father man
    husband boy
    king / uncle
    lion son

    2- Feminine
    *** / / ) :-
    mother woman
    / aunt girl
    princess sister
    lioness daughter

    3- Neuter
    *** :-
    book / pencil


    *** :
    child / driver/ student / pupil / parent / teacher / singer / friend

    1- We add ( s ) to the singular nouns to form plurals :-

    *** ( s ) .

    Plural Singular
    bags bag
    schools school
    doctors doctor
    students student
    books book

    2- Nouns which end with ( ch / sh / s / z / x ) : -

    *** ( ch / sh / s / z / x ) ( es ) .

    Plural Singular
    watches watch
    dishes dish
    glasses glass
    quizzes quiz
    foxes fox
    brushes brush
    boxes box

    3- Nouns which end with ( o ) : -

    *** ( o ) ( es ) .

    Plural Singular
    tomatoes tomato
    volcanoes volcano
    buffaloes buffalo
    heroes hero

    4- Nouns which end with ( o ) : -

    *** ( o ) ( s ) .

    Plural Singular
    zoos zoo

    5- Nouns which end with ( y ) : -

    *** ( y ) ( y ) ( ies ) .

    Plural Singular
    families family
    ladies lady
    armies army
    skies sky
    countries country

    6- Nouns whichend with ( y ): -

    *** ( y ) (( a / e / i / o / u (s ) .

    Plural Singular
    boys boy
    days day
    donkeys donkey

    7- Nouns which end with ( f / fe ) : -

    *** ( f / fe ) ( ves ) .

    Plural Singular
    wolves wolf
    knives knife
    leaves leaf
    wives wife

    *** ( f / fe ) ( s ) ( ) :-

    roof / roofs Gulf / Gulfs proof / proofs cliff / cliffs / chief chiefs

    8- Irregular nouns :-
    *** : -

    Plural Singular
    teeth tooth
    mice mouse
    men man
    women woman
    feet foot
    geese goose
    children child
    oxen ox
    lice louse
    crises crisis
    fish fish
    / appendices / appendix
    phenomena phenomenon

    *** :

    Deer / sheep / cattle / swine

    9- Compound nouns :-

    *** :- :-

    Plural Singular
    classrooms classroom
    policemen policeman
    sons in law son in law
    grand sons grand son
    lookers on looker on
    armchairs armchair

    *** : -

    room / man / son / son / looker / chair

    *** :-
    1- : sugar / coffee / tea /
    rice/ honey............................ .

    2- ( tea ) ( teas ) .

    3- ( coffee ) ( coffees ) .

    Exercise
    *** What kinds are thefollowing nouns?
    1- man : . 2- mountain : ..
    . 3- table: . 4- dog :
    5- Amjad : . 6- Khanyounis :
    7-
    Palestine: .. 8- London :
    9- anger: 10- sadness :
    11- army : 12- crowd : ..


    Exercise

    *** Give the plural of these words :-

    Plural Singular
    tree
    man
    boy
    book
    potato
    tea cup
    father in law
    star
    dog
    king
    country
    child
    story
    dish
    wife
    box
    thief

    *** Compound Nouns are nouns joined to make one word .
    *** .
    *** Compound Nouns are written in different ways :-
    *** :-
    football 1- One word
    police station 2- Two words
    horse riding 3- Two words joined by a hyphen
    father in law 4- Words joined by a hyphens
    *** Types of Compound Nouns :-
    football 1- Noun + Noun
    rainfall 2- Noun + Verb
    sightseeing 3- Noun + Gerund
    drinking water 4- Gerund + Noun
    blackboard 5- Adjective + Noun
    *** The plural of Compound Noun :-
    classrooms classroom
    notebooks notebook
    walking stickswalking stick

    *** ( s ) .
    *** :- fathers in law / father in law

    *** Take a word from column ( A ) and another from column ( B ) to form a compound word :-
    *** ( A ) ( b ) :-
    Compound word B A
    fall film
    ache police
    riding note
    station rain
    star tooth
    pot horse
    bike boat
    paste old
    man bus
    brush shoe
    based earth
    box tooth
    stop police
    age motor
    way fire
    man tooth
    friend motor
    man wild
    book quiz
    life tea
    master pen



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