Worksheet Structure and Writing in English Topic: Noun

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Exercise 1: Nouns Read the sentences below and underline the nouns. 1. The bird flew up into the tree. 2. The car stopped at the garage for petrol. 3. His older brother won the first prize in a competition. 4. Mr. Smart is staying at the Hilton in Birmingham on next Friday 5. Carl went to Disneyland in Paris for two days at half-term.

Exercise 2: Common Nouns and Proper Nouns Read the words below, and then write µC¶ in front of the common nouns and write µP¶ in front of the proper nouns. Friday document Bugs Bunny author Saddam Hussein Harley Davidson ship farm Black Sea World War II sickness hero Catherine the Great church Ford Motor Company Virginia zoo newspaper female statue Agatha Christie My Best Bodyguard Christmas girl book England city Olive Garden motorcycle holiday painting forest Aunt Sally king April Mao Zedong radio December Holiday Inn Nefertiti sea Mona Lisa winter flu

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3. 9. 9. 3. 4. rush 11. I have a new pair of shoes. 7. 3. Our nation is free and we are happy. town railway traffic book bus motor department travel ticket B park way agent center office station port store shop lights hour Write the new words. Exercise 4: Compound Noun Match a word in A with a word in B to make a new noun. He buys a bouquet of flowers for his mother. Your team won the championship. 8. An army of people ran the marathon race. 1. 4. We bough a bunch of grapes from the market. 6. _____________________________________ Structure and Writing in English Worksheet Noun 2 . 8.Exercise 3: Collective Nouns Underline the collective noun. 9. The band played my favorite songs 2. A 1. A herd of elephants just passed by. air 10. 2. 2. 4. 6. Our job is to keep the audience happy. Town center _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ _____________________________________ 10. 1. 10. 5. 6. I¶m happy to be a part of this family. 5. 5. 7. 7. 8.

3. To have a successful life. To read them. a kilo of sugar. cows and chickens. Sarah has great taste in fashion. 2.Exercise 5: Material/ Mass Nouns Choose the Material/ Mass nouns. Now. Joseph saves a drowning puppy. shampoo and rice from the grocery store. 1. She will bake a loaf of bread. 3. Everyone loves Suchart¶s products. His bravery amazed the fishermen standing on the dock. We should practice on listening. He wants me to teach him to swim. He also has pigs. His dream is to have a concert. Jenny wants to have sesame. 5. Please tell me how I can get to the US embassy? Structure and Writing in English Worksheet Noun 3 . Exercise 6: Abstract Nouns Choose the Abstract nouns. I have no where to go. eating and playing are what we do everyday. 3. studying. His organs give the sweetest juice. but she doesn¶t have the ingredients. He doesn¶t know how to swim. Education is growth. The rich must help the society. No one can understand why she cried. Ted doesn¶t know how to solve his problem. salt. Suchart has a farm. three tablespoons of yeast and a carton of milk. 4. Tida is rich. He sells a good quality of pork. The employer will change the employees¶ uniform. Suda enjoys reading cartoon books. 9. The audience will love it. 2. speaking. it¶s cotton and nylon. I know what he wants. beef and eggs at the market everyday. Sleeping. 8. Send them my love and best regards. 2. reading and writing in English. It¶s winter now. They new one will be silk. 4. so she also needs to buy a bottle of body lotion. 6. 10. students should keep searching for knowledge. He grows potatoes. 1. She needs two bags of flour. wheat and fruits. 5. she must finish her homework. Can I play with you this morning? Playing with you is fun. The good should be praised. wool and fur. Joe loves music. 1. 7. Exercise 7: Noun-Equivalent Choose the Noun-Equivalent. He needs help. beans.

Check word meanings in your dictionary. In the driveway sat two old cars. 7. The jury found the defendant guilty. 10. Jerry. and each plural noun to singul ar. we will hand Jerry the keys to his new car. singular plural meaning singular plural meaning 1) power (2) icon (3) dish (4) theory (5) song (6) nose (7) wall (8) critic (9) library (10) match (11) book (12) novel (13) boy (14) pencil (15) box (16) horse (17) girl (18) lily (19) enemy ____________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ _____________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ (20) church (21) gallery (22) dragon (23) daisy (24) cabinet (25) professional (26) compute r (27) elephant (28) kiss (29) bus (30) fruit (31) staple (32) hex (33) try (34) tax (35) file (36) star (37) trolley (38) pane ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ ___________ _______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ Structure and Writing in English Worksheet Noun 4 . jury = subject defendant = direct object guilty = objective complement 2. Gerard may be nice. 9. What is Joe doing on his birthday? 3. The screen on my monitor seems dull. 8.Exercise 8: Functions of noun Underline nouns and identify their functions in each sentence. 5. On the day after tomorrow. prides himself on his collection of ancient marbles. 6. 4. Exercise 9: Singular/Plural Convert each singular noun to plural. Smith is a good friend to Jones. The committee elected McKenzie its new chairman. The Great Gatsby is my favorite novel by Fitzgerald. but he is also my enemy. My cousin. 1.

(lie/ lies) 5. (is / are) 17. Each of us ________ to give a report. 1. The number of errors ________ small. (is / are) 12. (do/ does) 15. The Joneses or the Grays ________ to move this month. ________ all employees. Only one of the executives ________ attending. All coworkers but Dave ________ to be here for the in-service. B. (look/ looks) 3. (was/ were) 7. Neither the assistant nor the managers ________ the invoice number. There ________ one runway at the small airport. Several of these books ________ brand new. A number of the power lines ________ down because of the wind. The parking pass and the ticket ________ on the desk. (is / are) 10. The president and host ________ guests at the door. C. together with board members. (plan / plans) 2. 8.Exercise 10: Subject . (is / are 11.Verb Agreement Choose the correct answer. (is / are) 19. The camp counselor. (is / are) 16. (has/ have) 20. (hire/ hires) 18. (is / are) 9. Mathematics ________difficult for some students who have been out of school for a few years. (is / are) 13. (is / are) 14. ________ swimming. The group of administrative assistants ________ meeting in the board room. Our CEO. (greet/ greets) 4. ________either of the Web sites working? (is / are) Structure and Writing in English Worksheet Noun 5 . Attending the seminar ________ accountants from Wisconsin. The council ________ in favor of athletic activities. (plan / plans) 6. Neither the book nor the tapes ________ returned. as well as the boys. Jones is the one who ________ the paintings. .