Exercise on Kinds of Nouns

Exercise on Kinds of Nouns :

Pick out the nouns in the following sentences and say which are common, proper, concrete, abstract, collective countable and uncountable nouns.

  1. Tagore was a great poet.

    Tagore : proper noun
    poet : common noun

  2. Robert scored forty runs that day.

    Robert : Proper noun
    runs : common noun

  3. I saw the actor in Bombay on Sunday.

    I : pronoun
    the actor : common noun
    Bombay : proper noun
    Sun Day : proper noun

  4. My dog is called Sony.

    Dog : common noun
    Sony : proper noun

  5. The boy has gone to school.

    The boy : common noun
    school : common noun

  6. Padma is staying with her aunt in Bangalore.

    Padma : proper noun
    Bangalore : proper noun

  7. May is usually the hottest month.

    May : proper noun
    month : common noun

  8. You should show respect for your teachers.

    You : pronoun
    Teachers : common noun

  9. Our soldiers fought with great courage.

    soldiers : common noun
    courage : abstract noun

  10. There is truth in his story.

    truth : abstract noun
    story : common noun

  11. My friend listened with pleasure to the beautiful music.

    pleasure : abstract noun
    music : common noun

  12. The girl lost her parents in childhood.

    girl : common noun
    childhood : abstract noun
    parents : common noun

  13. The women stood there in fear.

    The women : common noun
    fear : abstract noun

  14. She felt sorrow for the death of her dog.

    she : pronoun
    sorrow : abstract noun
    death : abstract noun
    dog : common noun

  15. The crowd cheered the cricketer.

    the crowd : common noun
    cricketers : common noun

  16. The police have caught the theif.

    police : collective noun
    thief : common noun

  17. The crew of the ship was attacked.

    crew : collective noun
    ship : common noun

  18. I am a member of the committee.

    member : common noun
    committee : collective noun

  19. There is a herd of cattle in the field.

    herd : collective noun
    cattle : collective noun
    field : common noun

  20. I can see a fleet of boats on the sea.

    I : pronoun
    fleet : collective noun
    boats : common noun
    sea : common noun

  21. There is a group of tall trees besides the river.

    group : collective noun
    river : common noun

  22. Mohan and I are in the same class.

    Mohan : proper noun
    I : pronoun
    class : common noun

  23. There is a pile of books on the table.

    books : countable noun
    table : countable noun

  24. A team of doctors worked all night to save her life.

    team : collective noun
    doctors : countable noun
    night : common noun

  25. My father doesn’t take sugar in tea.

    My father : proper noun
    sugar : uncountable noun

  26. Oil flats on water.

    oil : uncountable noun
    water : uncountable noun

  27. Gold is a precious metal.

    Gold : uncountable noun
    metal : material noun

  28. I take bread and butter in the morning.

    bread and butter : uncountable noun
    morning : common noun

  29. The tin is empty. Who has eaten the biscuites?

    tin : material noun
    biscuits : common noun

  30. She has gone to market to buy meat and vegetables.

    market : common noun
    meat : uncountable noun
    vegetables : common noun

  31. There is not ink in this pen.

    ink : common noun
    pen : common noun

  32. A cow’s milk is good for health.

    milk : uncountable noun

Business English Index

Business English Exercises Index

Exercise on Kinds of Nouns

Letter Asking A Donation
Letter Asking A Favor
Letter Asking for More Details
Letter Asking for Donations
Letter Denying of Dealership
Letter for Change of Address
Letter for Distributorship
Letter for Employment
Letter for Hotel Reservation
Letter for Letter of Credit
Letter for Line of Credit
Letter for Product Launch
Letter for Promotion
Letter for Retirement Congrats
Letter for Scholarship
Letter for Settlement of Bill
Letter for Tender
Letter for Testimonial
Letter of Agreement
Letter of Assurance
Letter of Credit
Letter of Enquiry
Letter of Order
Letter of Persuasion
Letter of Sympathy
Letter Offering Discount
Letter Related to Advertisement
Letter Related to Despatch
Letter Related to Training
Letter to A Foreign Buyer
Letter to Pen-Friend
Letter to Police
Letter with Order
Letter with Quotation
Letter Writing
Letters about Company Shares
Letters by Clubs and Societies
Letters by Landlords & Tenants
Letters for Appointment of Dealers
Letters for Business Relations
Letters for Buying and Selling
Letters for Credit & Collection
Letters for Foreign Travel
Letters for Lease & Tenancy
Letters for Loan & Borrowing
Letters for Transfer & Assignment
Letters for Insurance
Letters Noting Discrepancy
Letters of Condolence & Sorrow
Letters of Regret
Letters Regarding Maintenance
Letters Regarding Payment
Letters Related to Employees
Letters to Local Corporation
Letters to Postal Authorities
Letters to The Editor
Letters Used in Real Estate
Letters With Postal Department
Letters With Railways Authorities

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