Count Nouns and Noncount Noun

Types of Nouns: Count Nouns and Noncount Noun

There are different types of nouns such as count nouns and noncount nouns.

Count nouns are nouns that can be quantified or counted.

Examples of count nouns are:






Count nouns can be singular or plural.

Singular count noun means single noun and refers to one person, one idea, one thing, one animal.
a dog, a teacher, a wish, a planet

Plural means many and refers to more than one person, place, idea or thing
dogs, teachers, wishes,planets










Noncount nouns are nouns that cannot be quantified or counted.
Noncount nouns do not have a plural

Examples of noncount nouns are listed below:


Relationship between Proper noun and Common noun