[Audio] What are nouns? 1. Type of Nouns Nouns are the words we use for people, things, and places example: a tourist, a postcard, a museum for activities, ideas, and feelings example: Shopping, information, love When nouns are names of people, places , dates, events, languages, religions and books, plays or films, they begin with a CAPITAL LETTER..
[Audio] Example Professor Grey, the British Museum, Africa, Monday, ' War and Peace", Avatar, Spanish, Islam, May Day 2. Singular and Plural Nouns Most nounds have a singular and plural form. To make plural forms: We add -s to most nounds example: books, postcards, houses We add -es to nouns ending in -s, -ss, -sh, -ch, -o, -x and -z example: buses, dishes, watches, potatoes, boxes For plural nouns ending in consonant +-y We add -ies example: country- countries.