A word used to name a person, place, thing, or idea.
Types of nouns:
Proper: specific people or places or things.
Common: general groups or places or things.
Concrete: nouns experienced through the senses of sight, hearing, taste, smell, touch
Abstract: thing we cannot touch
Collective: nouns used to label groups as a unit
Compound: a single concept composed of two or more words.
A noun is very important in learning English. Everything you can see and touch and taste are all nouns.
Let’s take a closer look at nouns used in sentences: