Presentation on theme: "Nouns Definition- a person, place, thing or idea"— Presentation transcript:
1 Nouns Definition- a person, place, thing or idea Examples: girl, Mrs. Hooks, desk, puppy
2 Types of Nouns Common Proper Abstract Collective Plural Possessive Concrete
3 Examples: city, state, place, school, computer Common NounsA common noun names a general person, place, or thing-Do NOT capitalizeExamples: city, state, place, school, computer
4 A proper noun names a SPECIFIC person, place, or thing CAPITALIZE Proper NounsA proper noun names a SPECIFIC person, place, or thing CAPITALIZEExamples: Brunswick, Florida, Summer Waves, Glynn Middle School, Harry Potter, Mrs. Jones
5 Always capitalize the following: Days, months, holidays,Titles of peoples(Mr. Dr. Capt. Rev.)Specific relatives (Aunt Betty, Grandpa Joe)Never capitalize-SEASONS
6 A plural noun names more than one person, place, or thing. Plural NounsA plural noun names more than one person, place, or thing.
7 Rules for plural nouns Add s to most words Add es to words that end in ch, sh,s,z, or xChange y to i and add es if the word does Not have a vowel before the y=city
8 Rules for plural wordsIf a word ends in f, change the f to v and add es.Shelf=shelves
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