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Grammar Basics

Adjectives

Adjectives are words that describe nouns and pronouns. Adjectives answer the questions: What kind? How much? Which one? How many? For example: What kind? red nose gold ring How much? more sugar little effort Which one? second chance those chocolates How many? several chances six books

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Singular and Plural Nouns

Nouns can be Singular or Plural. Singular Nouns When you are talking about just one thing or person, use a singular noun. For example: a car a pen a house a bag a teacher a candy Plural Nouns When you are talking about two or more places or things, use …

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What are Proper Nouns?

Proper Nouns are names for particular people, places, things, days of the week, months of the year etc.   Names of People Names of all persons are Proper Nouns. A few examples are, Anne Joshua Hannah George Frederick Johanna Names of Places Names of all the Cities and Towns are …

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What are Common Nouns?

Common Nouns are words for people, places, animals or things in general. Common Nouns for people Names of all people of the same kind are Common Nouns. A few examples are, actor doctor lawyer soldier judge teacher baker soldier dentist minister police officer baby woman father Common Nouns for places …

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What is a Noun?

A Noun is a word used as the name of a person, place, animal or thing. Nouns are divided into Common Nouns, Proper Nouns, Collective Nouns,  Abstract Nouns, Material Nouns, Countable Nouns and Uncountable Nouns. Common Nouns Common Nouns are words for people, places, animals or things in general. Examples …

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