Nouns and Its Types

A noun names a person, place, animal or thing. Therefore, they are also called naming words.

They are of different types. We will deal with them one at a time. Here’s a list of all the major types of nouns and their explanation.

  1. Proper Nouns
  2. Common Nouns: The video given below covers common and proper nouns together.

3. Material Nouns:

4. Collective Nouns:

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Video 2:

5. Abstract Nouns:

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Video 3:

Here is an overview of all the types of nouns explained in the video.


Abstract Nouns: To practice identifying abstract nouns, listen to this song and identify all the abstract nouns in it:

Practice makes perfect. So watch the videos time and again and solve more questions online to understand each type of noun in detail.

Happy learning!