Nouns = substantiv
Nouns are words for people, places, animal and things.
Nouns are also called naming words, like the name of something.
Ex: a teacher, Europe, a pig, a chair.
We divide the nouns into two categories
Common nouns and proper nouns. Common nouns are also divided in two categories, countable and uncountable nouns.
Are the words given to a category of people, places, animals or things
- Boy, city, bird, song
Are the name of the person, the city, the animal or the thing. Proper nouns begins with a capital letter.
- Peter, Skien, Crow, Sorry (song)
Belongs to the category common nouns.
Countable nouns are that can be counted - one girl, two girls. One car, two cars.
Belong to the category common nouns.
Uncountable nouns are nouns that cannot be counted - furniture, love, bread, Peace.
Sist redigert: 25. 11. 15. Ida Borlaug
1. Main page
1 . Articles
2 . Nouns
3 . Verbs
4 . Adjectives
5 . Adverbs
6 . Determiners
7 . It and There
8 . Concord