How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"noun" is from "nomen" (name), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
The way the word is used is what makes it a noun.
These are all nouns.
Word that shows name of a person, place, thing, condition or quality. Identifies something so we can communicate about it. Created by people while speaking. Can be altered to indicate number. The way the word is spoken can change the meaning.
Examples of how the word is used
|The word ball may be either a noun or verb but for 99% of cases may be treated simply as a noun.|
|Nouns are usually the first words which small children learn.|