A noun is a naming word. Nouns are the names of people, places, things, and ideas.

Singular and Plural Nouns

Nouns can be singular or plural.

We use plural nouns to talk about 2 or more things.

Countable and Uncountable Nouns

Nouns are countable or uncountable.

Countable nouns are things we can count easily. Nouns for people and objects are often countable.

Uncountable nouns are things that are more difficult to count. Nouns for liquids, powders, and many foods are uncountable.