A noun is one of the eight parts of speech. Nouns can be common, proper, singular, plural, possessive, concrete, abstract, and collective!
Let’s start with the basics.
More Common Nouns
Person – mother, adult, brother
Place – backyard, city, bedroom
Thing – airplane, oven mitts, stockings
Idea – economics, elation, sadness
More Proper Nouns
Person – Cardi B, Zac Efron, Grandpa Dave
Place – Lake Michigan, Grand Cayman, San Francisco
Thing – Mount Rushmore, Christmas, The Avengers
Idea – Impressionism, Age of Enlightenment, Judaism
Singular and Plural Nouns
Concrete and Abstract Nouns