Definition of Noun

Definition of Noun:    →      All names are noun.

Ex.     Ravi, Rahul, Table, Tajmahal, Chair etc.

Kind of nouns:

  1. Common Noun:→  Boy, Girl, Book, City, Village etc.
  2. Proper Noun:→  Ravi, Rahul, Mohit, Meerut, America etc.
  3. Material Noun:→  O2, N2, (Gas), Silver, Gold, Copper (Solid), Water, oil (Liquid)
  4. Collective Noun:→  Class, Army, Jury, Family etc
  5. Abstract Noun:→  Honesty, Dishonesty, Childhood, Walking etc

Ex. Smoking is injurious to health. (Abstract Noun)
Ex. I like your loyalty. (Abstract Noun)

Noun: The Number

  1. Singular Number :→ Boy, Girl, City, Book, Pen, Chair etc.
  2. Plural Number :→ Boys, Girls, Cities, Books, Chairs etc.
  3. Cardinal Number :→ One, Two, Three, Four, Five etc.
  4. Ordinal Number : → The first, The second , etc.
  5. Roman number : → Ⅰ, Ⅱ, Ⅲ, Ⅳ etc
  6. Multiplicative Number : → Single, Double, Triple etc
  7. Indefinite Number : → Mary, Few, Some etc.
  8. Definite Number : → Two, Five, Six etc

Rules of making plural noun:

Rule.1→ If a noun has the word ful then plural is made by applying ‘s’ to full.

 

Singular NounPlural noun
GlassfulGlassfuls
CapfulCapfuls
SpoonfulSpoonfuls

 

Rule.2→ There are some noun in which their plural is made by applying ‘en’.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
OxOxen
ChildChildren
BrotherBrothers, brothern

 

Rule.3 →There are some noun where plural is made by putting ‘s’ in the main word is self.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
Commander-in-chiefComanders-in-chief
Mother-in-chiefMothers-in-chief
Made–servantMade-servants
Looker–onLookers-on

 

Rule.4→There are some noun that are made plural by adding ‘s’ to the latter word.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
Go–betweenGo-betweens
Touch me not plantTouch me not plants
Forget me notForget me nots

 

Rule.5→There are some noun that are made plural by adding ‘s’ of word.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
B.AB.As
M.AM.As
S.D.MS.D.Ms

 

Rule.6→Applying ‘the’ before objective it becomes plural.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
PoorThe Poor
WiseThe Wise
RichThe Rich

 

Rule.7 →There are some Noun whose middle vowel is changed to make them plural.

 

Singular NounPlural Noun
ManMen
WomanWomen
GooseGeese
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