Identify the Noun in the Following Sentence is a nice collection for the practice of nouns. There are several sentences. Identify the nouns from the sentences and underline them. Later, match them with the answer sections. There is an explanation section for better understanding. If you don’t understand, feel free to comment.

Let us have a look at the definition of nouns. It will help us to identify the noun in the following sentence topic.

What is Noun?

I am not gonna give you the definition of the noun like books and dictionaries give. It is very simple to identify nouns in sentences.

Think a bit! what are nouns?

Just a name.

Just a …name. Nothing else.

That’s what the books and dictionaries tell as well. However, they elaborate a little. See the following definition.

The noun is a name of a person, place, or thing. 

Still not getting it. Don’t worry. Dig it more.

A Noun is a naming word. The names are of animals, persons, things, actions, qualities, and feelings. 

It means, when you find the names of the above, you can say they are nouns.

Try below and identify the noun in the following sentence.

Underline the Noun Exercise – 1 

Identify the noun in the following sentence given below.

  1. I am an obedient student.
  2. Certainly, the bread is made of wheat.
  3. The ship floats on the surface of the water.
  4. The oxen draw the bullock cart.
  5. This is a red building.

Check Your Answers

Now, check your answers to the exercise – Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. I am an obedient student.
  2. Certainly, the bread is made of wheat.
  3. The ship floats on the surface of the water.
  4. The oxen draw the bullock cart.
  5. This is a red building.

See Why they are nouns

Here are the explanations of the above answers to Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Here in this sentence, the student is the name of a person. Therefore, it is a noun.
  2. In the sentence, bread and wheat are the two words that can be said nouns. There are the names of things, therefore they are nouns.
  3. In the third sentence, ship, surface, and water are the names of things, so they are nouns.
  4. The oxen are the name of animals, and we know the name of an animal is a noun.
  5. The building is the name of a thing, therefore, it is a noun.

Underline the Noun Exercise – 2

Identify the noun in the following sentence given below.

  1. Your son has written an interesting poem.
  2. Turtles live for many years.
  3. There are four tables and eight chairs in my office.
  4. She has a swimming suit for her.
  5. Who has won a trophy?

Check Your Answers

Now, check your answers to the exercise – Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Your son has written an interesting poem.
  2. Turtles live for many years.
  3. There are four tables and eight chairs in my office.
  4. She has a swimming suit for her.
  5. Who has won a trophy?

See Why they are nouns

Here are the explanations of the above answers to Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Here in this sentence, son and poem words are nouns. They are so because they are the names of a person and a thing respectively.
  2. Turtle is the name of an animal, that is why it is a noun.
  3. There are 3 words in the sentence that are the names of things. First, tables, second, chairs and third, office.
  4. Here in this sentence, the suit is the name of the thing. Therefore, it is a noun.
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  6. Trophy word is the name of a thing, that is why it is a noun.

Underline the Noun Exercise – 3

Identify the noun in the following sentence given below.

  1. They are born in Lucknow.
  2. Here are the buses waiting.
  3. Your sister has passed the examination well.
  4. The bird is green in wing and red in beak.
  5. Schools have been postponed due to Co-19.

Check Your Answers

Now, check your answers to the exercise – Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. They are born in Lucknow.
  2. Here are the buses waiting.
  3. Your sister has passed the examination well.
  4. The bird is green in wing and red in beak.
  5. Schools have been postponed due to Co-19.

See Why they are nouns

Here are the explanations of the above answers to Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Lucknow is the name of a place, therefore is a noun.
  2. In this sentence, buses are the names of things, that is why it is a noun.
  3. Here in the sentence, sister is the name of a person and examination is the name of an action, that is why they are nouns.
  4. The bird is the name of an animal and the break is the name of a thing. That is why they are nouns.
  5. Schools are the names of places and co-19 is the name of a disease, therefore, they are nouns.

Underline the Noun Exercise – 4

Identify the noun in the following sentence given below.

  1. Vegetables are very essential for life.
  2. Some birds sing in a shrill voice.
  3. Your answers may be correct.
  4. There are lots of dead bodies in metro cities.
  5. The dogs sense the negative energy.

Check Your Answers

Now, check your answers to the exercise – Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Vegetables are very essential for life.
  2. Some birds sing in a shrill voice.
  3. Your answers may be correct.
  4. There are lots of dead bodies in metro cities.
  5. The dogs sense the negative energy.

See Why they are nouns

Here are the explanations of the above answers to Identify the noun in the following sentence.

  1. Vegetables and life are the names of things, therefore they are nouns.
  2. Here in this sentence, birds are the names of animals and voice is the name of an action, that is why they are nouns.
  3. Answers are the names of things, that is why they are nouns.
  4. Dead bodies and cities are the names of things and places, so they are nouns.
  5. In this sentence, dogs are the names of animals and energy is the name of the thing, therefore, they are nouns.

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