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Lesson 16

Parts of Speech - Nouns


A noun is a word that names a person, place, or thing. It also one of the eight parts of speech. Examples: man, city, book, and courage. Nouns often follow words like a, an, and the.


Instructions: Pick out all the nouns in these sentences.


1. The teacher told the student that a person should always be loyal.


2. People with perseverance will be successful in life.


3. I bought a new pen at the drugstore across the street.


4. The man said to the policeman that he had not seen the accident.



--For answers scroll down.














1. teacher, student, person


2. people, perseverance, life


3. pen, drugstore, street


4. man, policeman, accident


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