English Grammar Noun for Class 4 - Download Free PDF with Solutions
In Class 4 English Grammar syllabus, you have a chapter on nouns which is essential for you to learn. Do you know what a noun is? What are the types of nouns? The noun refers to a naming word. It names things like places, people, ideas, and other things.
For example, Rohini is playing; I am a girl. The words ‘Rohini’ and ‘girl’ are nouns in these two sentences. In Class 4 English grammar syllabus, the noun is taught. In this article, we will learn various types of nouns.
In English grammar, there are 6 types of nouns. They are described below.
Proper nouns refer to certain places, things, or people.
Example: Delhi, Taj Mahal, Rabi.
Common nouns refer to the noun which names a common type of things, places, and persons.
Example: boy, girl, book, tree.
Collective nouns are nouns that name a collection of things, animals, and persons.
Example: a flock of birds, a galaxy of stars, a pair of socks.
Here, the words ‘flock’, ‘galaxy’, and ‘pair’ are the collective nouns.
Abstract nouns refer to the noun name of something that no one can touch or see but think about.
Example: love, bravery, sleep, truth.
Material nouns are nouns that express a material from which things are made.
Example: Gold, cotton, glass.
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FAQs on All About English Grammar Class 4 - The Noun and Its Kinds
1. What are special nouns?
Abstract nouns are also known as special nouns as these types of nouns express things that we can’t touch or see but think about or feel.
2. What type of noun is school?
School is a common noun, but if the exact name of a school is mentioned, then it becomes a proper noun.
3. What type of noun is the word ‘Childhood’?
The word ‘childhood’ is an abstract noun as it can’t be seen or touched by anyone.