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NOUNS. by Sandra Boyd. Common and Proper Nouns. A noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea. A common noun names any person, place, thing or idea. Common nouns are not capitalized, unless they come at the beginning of a sentence. Examples:

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NOUNS

by Sandra Boyd

common and proper nouns
Common and Proper Nouns
  • A noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
  • A common noun names any person, place, thing or idea. Common nouns are not capitalized, unless they come at the beginning of a sentence.
  • Examples:
  • teacher baseball city
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Common Nouns

house

car

dog

door

boat

mother

love

desk

assignment 1
ASSIGNMENT #1
  • Write ten (10) common nouns.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an interrogative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each common noun.
proper nouns
Proper Nouns
  • A proper noun names a particular person, place, thing, or idea. Proper nouns are always capitalized.
  • Examples:
  • Mrs. Boyd Atlanta Braves New York
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Proper Nouns

Mr. Delbridge

Mercury Boulevard

George Washington

Baptist Hospital

Jeffrson Memorial

assignment 2
ASSIGNMENT #2
  • Write ten (10) proper nouns.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an interrogative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each proper noun.
concrete nouns
Concrete Nouns
  • A concrete noun names an object that can be recognized by at least one of the senses.
  • Examples:

gloves pickle desk

assignment 3
ASSIGNMENT #3
  • Write ten (10) concrete nouns.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an interrogative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each concrete noun.
abstract nouns
Abstract Nouns
  • An abstract noun names a quality or an idea that cannot be recognized by the senses.
  • Examples:

love laziness fear

assignment 4
ASSIGNMENT #4
  • Write ten (10) abstract nouns.
  • Write an exclamatory sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an imperative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each abstract noun.
compound nouns
Compound Nouns

Compound nouns are nouns that are made up of two or more words. Compound nouns can be written as one word- -or as more than one word- . Other compound words are written as two or more words joined by hyphens- .

hometown

ice cream

mother-in-law

one word compound nouns
One Word Compound Nouns

bookmark

doorknob

strongbox

highchair

necklace

assignment 5
ASSIGNMENT #5
  • Write five (5) one word compound nouns.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an interrogative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each one word compound noun.
hyphenated nouns
Hyphenated Nouns

age-group

great-grandmother

kilowatt-hour

runner-up

go-cart

assignment 6
ASSIGNMENT #6
  • Write five (5) hyphenated nouns.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an interrogative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each hyphenated noun.
nouns with more than one word
Nouns with More than One Word

maid of honor

box seat

music box

motion picture

dining room

assignment 7
ASSIGNMENT #7
  • Write five (5) nouns with more than one word.
  • Write a declarative sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Write an exclamatory sentence with two of your nouns.
  • Underline each noun with more than one word.
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Collective Nouns Name a group of individuals or things.

class

committee

family

herd

team

crowd

audience

club

assignment 10
ASSIGNMENT #10
  • Write ten (10) collective nouns.
  • Write a sentence for each of your collective nouns.
  • Underline each collective noun.
possessive nouns
Possessive Nouns

A possessive noun names who or what owns or has something. Possessive nouns can be common or proper nouns. They can also be singular or plural. The following pairs of sentences show possessive nouns are formed.

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Possessive Nouns

Mike owns a book about inventions.

Mike's book is about inventions.

Several books have indexes.

Check several books' indexes.

forming possessive nouns
Forming Possessive Nouns

Most Singular Nouns add an apostrophe and an –s (‘s).

Examples: a girl -- a girl’s coat

Wichita – Wichita’s population

Singular Nouns ending in –s add an apostrophe and –s (‘s).

Ex.: Joseph Ives – Joseph Ives’s clock

Alexis – Alexis’s book

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Forming Possessive Nouns

Plural Nouns ending in -s add an apostrophe (‘).

Examples: boys –boys’

The Wrights – the Wrights’ plane

Plural Nouns not ending in –s add an apostrophe and –s (‘s).

Ex.: children – children’s toys

women – women’s organization

assignment 9
ASSIGNMENT #9
  • Write ten (10) possessive nouns.
  • Write a sentence for each of your possessive nouns.
  • Underline each possessive noun.
pretesting diagnostic chapter 11 eol

PRETESTING DIAGNOSTICCHAPTER 11 EOL

Page 336-337

Number 1-20 in your journals.

Complete the Diagnostic Preview. Remember to date and title the lesson.