Noun. Overview

English March 26th, 2011

1. The noun is a part of speech that denote the object. It answer on questions "who is this?" or "what is this?". For example: who is this? - a man, a girl, an engineer; what is this? - a house, wheat, darkness, work.

2. Usually we use nouns with articles and prepositions: a table, the table, on the table, under the table.

3. Nouns have two numbers: a single (a table, a book) and a plural (tables, books) form.

4. Nouns have two cases: general (worker, father) and possessive (worker's, father's).

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