Nouns (Basics) 01
In the following statement all the nouns are in capitals: This beautiful CHURCH stands in a FIELD at the END of a ROAD.

Nouns (Basics) 01

Places, people and things are all nouns, e.g. 'corner', 'vicar' and 'tree'. If you can put 'the' or 'a' in front of a word then it's probably a noun. Nouns are essential in English.

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  1. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    A dog barked at a cat in a forest by a river.
  2. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    There was a storm on the coast during the night.
  3. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The visitors are looking at the exhibits in the museum.
  4. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    A squirrel sat in a tree holding an acorn in a paw.
  5. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    A vet was helping an injured animal at the side of a road.
  6. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The books are on the table by the window in the hall.
  7. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The boats are moored at the quay in the harbour.
    You can put 'a' or 'the' in front of all the words in the correct answer. Use 'a' or 'the' to test if a word is a noun
  8. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The stadium is in the park in the centre of the town.
  9. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The farmer stood at the end of the road near the shop.
    All of the words in the correct answer are places, people or things
  10. Choose the correct list of nouns from the following sentence.
    The box contains a diary, a notebook, a pen and a pencil.

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