Definition: A noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
Concrete nouns name people, places, or things that you can touch, see, hear, smell, or taste.Examples:
Place – river, Paris, mountains, home
Thing – dog, book, sports car
Abstract nouns name ideas or emotions. They are intangible, which means you cannot touch, see, hear, smell, or taste them using your five senses.
Emotion – happiness, anger, excitement
- Remember, pronouns are not nouns.