Word Type | Nouns

A noun is a person, place, thing, idea or concept.

The things that you can see, touch, hear, and smell are all nouns.   Things like car, friend, dog, city, country and president.

The things you can think are nouns.  Things like ideas, thoughts, rules, laws, and plans.  You cannot see or touch them.

Examples of thoughts as nouns:

  • I have a great idea for a gift.
  • Let’s make a plan for a party.
  • My thoughts are racing!