A little bit about what a noun

What is a noun?If the lesson of the Russian language sounded such a question, but the student does not know the answer, then it's time to sit down and morphology.Morphology - this is the part of linguistics that studies the parts of speech and knows what a noun.Rather, she knows all about it.

Morphology this question is answered as follows: "The noun - all names of things!".Subject in grammar are called things and people, the phenomena of nature, plants and animals, in general, all that answers the question of "who" or "what".On the question of "what" responsible inanimate objects, in grammar are called inanimate nouns.The question of "who" set about living things: people, animals, and insects.They - animate nouns.

Nouns can be their own and common nouns.Proper names are people, animals and birds, however, they should be called by nicknames.There are proper names, and planets, villages, cities and countries, rivers, seas and oceans.They have them and kindergartens, camps, books, magazines, films and performances.All of them are written with a big, capital letters, and the names of magazines, books, movies and more are quoted, apparently, to the importance.


She really is the name of Lida.

whole family once again watched the film "Love and Pigeons".

Actor Yuri Nikulin starred in a film about a heroic dog named Mukhtar.

Children are always delighted to observe the eclipse of the moon.

We traveled along the Volga River on a large ship "Dawn."

All other nouns are called common nouns are written with a small, lower-case letter.

About some of them we say "he."Or we could substitute the word "my."These nouns are masculine.About others - say, "it is", "my".They include the feminine.What is a neuter noun?There are names of objects that do not belong to the female or masculine.About them we say: "it" or "mine."They are neuter.

For example, the noun "uncle" and "man", "baby" and "boy", "horse" and "bear", "table" and "pot" - masculine.Nouns "mother" and "grandmother", "girl" and "neighbor", "pan" and "light", "dog" and "bear" - feminine."Tree" and "wheel", "sun" and "coast", "miracle" and "child", "Taxi" and "Domino" - belong to the middle age.

But among them there are some kind of depends on the sex of the person they call at the moment.

example: Julia Our most ignorant!(f).The teacher said that Dima - ignorant (noun)."Ignorant" - a common type of noun such nouns ending in "a" or "me."

example: Yasha, sleepyhead, you again overslept!(m).Marina so sleepy, she often late for the first lesson!(f).

Sometimes it is not easy to define family, especially if the word of foreign origin.For example, "jelly", "relays", "coat" - the neuter, and "coffee" and "penalty" - the male.But "kohlrabi" and "Avenue" - feminine.If you experience problems in determining the kind of best to consult a dictionary.

within the scope of one article can be only partially answer the question "what is a noun."

this topic for several articles, especially if we remember that they vary in gender, number and case, are divided on the decline and are written according to the rules.