Class Exercise On Noun-02

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  • 1. 

    Which of the following is not a Collective noun?

    • A.

      Navy

    • B.

      Public

    • C.

      Love

    • D.

      Orchestra 

    Correct Answer
    C. Love
    Explanation
    The word "love" is not a collective noun because it does not refer to a group or collection of people or things. It is an abstract noun that represents a feeling or emotion. On the other hand, "navy" refers to a group of ships and personnel, "public" refers to a group of people, and "orchestra" refers to a group of musicians.

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  • 2. 

    Which one is noun?

    • A.

      Sing

    • B.

      Song

    • C.

      Feed

    • D.

      Tell

    Correct Answer
    B. Song
    Explanation
    In this question, we are given four options: sing, song, feed, and tell. Out of these options, only "song" is a noun. A noun is a word that represents a person, place, thing, or idea. In this case, "song" represents a thing, specifically a type of musical composition. Therefore, "song" is the correct answer as it is the only option that functions as a noun.

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  • 3. 

    Which one is Abstract noun? 

    • A.

      Man

    • B.

      Jury

    • C.

      Long

    • D.

      Height

    Correct Answer
    D. Height
    Explanation
    An abstract noun is a noun that refers to a concept, quality, or state rather than a concrete object. In this case, "Height" is an abstract noun as it represents a concept or quality rather than a specific tangible object. "Man," "Jury," and "Long" are all concrete nouns as they refer to specific people, groups, or physical objects.

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  • 4. 

    The word 'reproduction' is-

    • A.

      An adjective

    • B.

      A verb

    • C.

      An adverb

    • D.

      A noun

    Correct Answer
    D. A noun
    Explanation
    The word 'reproduction' is a noun because it refers to the process of producing offspring or making copies of something. As a noun, it can be used to describe the act or process of reproducing, as well as the result or product of that process.

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  • 5. 

    Which word is not a noun?

    • A.

      Defame

    • B.

      Indemnity

    • C.

      Articulation

    • D.

      Simulation

    Correct Answer
    A. Defame
    Explanation
    Defame is not a noun because it is a verb that means to damage someone's reputation by making false statements about them. Nouns are words that represent people, places, things, or ideas, while verbs are words that express actions or states of being. In this case, "defame" is an action, making it a verb rather than a noun.

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  • 6. 

    The jury found the prisoner guilty. Here 'Jury' is-

    • A.

      Proper Noun

    • B.

      Collective Noun

    • C.

      Common Noun

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Collective Noun
    Explanation
    The term "jury" refers to a group of individuals who are selected to make a decision in a legal case. In this context, it is used as a collective noun because it represents a group of people acting as one entity to reach a verdict.

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  • 7. 

    Which of the following is Abstract noun?

    • A.

      Air

    • B.

      Goodwill

    • C.

      Flavor

    • D.

      Water

    Correct Answer
    B. Goodwill
    Explanation
    Goodwill is the correct answer because it is an abstract noun. Abstract nouns are things that cannot be perceived by the five senses and refer to concepts, ideas, or qualities. Goodwill is a concept that represents a friendly or benevolent attitude or disposition towards others. It is not something that can be touched, seen, heard, smelled, or tasted, making it an abstract noun.

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  • 8. 

    Lovely comes here regularly. Here 'Lovely' is-

    • A.

      Noun

    • B.

      Pronoun

    • C.

      Adjective

    • D.

      Adverb

    Correct Answer
    A. Noun
    Explanation
    In the given sentence, "Lovely" is used as a name or a specific person, indicating that it is a noun. It is referring to a person who comes to a particular place regularly.

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  • 9. 

    Which one is a Compound noun? 

    • A.

      Comprehension

    • B.

      Holiday

    • C.

      Entertainment

    • D.

      Hair-bush

    Correct Answer
    D. Hair-bush
    Explanation
    A compound noun is formed by combining two or more words together to create a new word with a different meaning. In this case, "hair" and "brush" are combined to form the compound noun "hairbrush," which refers to a tool used for grooming or styling hair. Therefore, "hairbrush" is the correct answer as it fits the definition of a compound noun.

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  • 10. 

    Which one is a Compound noun?

    • A.

       Headmaster

    • B.

      Information

    • C.

      Friday

    • D.

      Examination

    Correct Answer
    A.  Headmaster
    Explanation
    A compound noun is a noun that is formed by combining two or more words together to create a new word with a different meaning. In this case, "headmaster" is a compound noun because it is formed by combining the words "head" and "master" to refer to the principal or leader of a school.

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  • 11. 

    Which of the following is an Abstract noun?

    • A.

      Child

    • B.

      Boy

    • C.

      Childhood

    • D.

      Family

    Correct Answer
    C. Childhood
    Explanation
    Childhood is an abstract noun because it refers to a concept or idea rather than a physical object. It represents the state or period of being a child, which cannot be seen or touched. Unlike the other options, which are concrete nouns representing specific individuals or groups, childhood is a more general and intangible concept.

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  • 12. 

    The word advance is-

    • A.

      An adverb

    • B.

      A verb

    • C.

      A noun

    • D.

      An adjective

    Correct Answer
    C. A noun
    Explanation
    The word "advance" can be used as a noun to refer to progress or forward movement, especially in a military or strategic context. It can also refer to a payment or loan given before it is due. In both cases, "advance" functions as a noun because it is naming a thing or concept rather than describing an action or quality.

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  • 13. 

    Which of the following is not a Collective noun?

    • A.

      Basis

    • B.

      Fleet

    • C.

      Shoal

    • D.

      Crew

    Correct Answer
    A. Basis
    Explanation
    The word "basis" is not a collective noun. It is a singular noun that refers to a foundation or a starting point. On the other hand, "fleet," "shoal," and "crew" are all collective nouns. A fleet refers to a group of ships or vehicles, a shoal refers to a group of fish, and a crew refers to a group of people working together.

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  • 14. 

    Which of the following is not a Collective noun?

    • A.

      Cattle

    • B.

      Police

    • C.

      Audience

    • D.

      City

    Correct Answer
    D. City
    Explanation
    A collective noun refers to a group of individuals or things. "Cattle" is a collective noun as it refers to a group of cows, "Police" is a collective noun as it refers to a group of law enforcement officers, and "Audience" is a collective noun as it refers to a group of people watching a performance or event. However, "City" is not a collective noun as it refers to a place or a geographical entity rather than a group of individuals or things.

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  • 15. 

    'Advice' is a/an-

    • A.

      Verb

    • B.

      Adverb

    • C.

      Adjective

    • D.

      Noun

    Correct Answer
    D. Noun
    Explanation
    In this question, the word "advice" is being categorized into different parts of speech. Based on its usage and definition, "advice" is a noun. It refers to guidance or recommendations given to someone about what they should do in a particular situation.

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  • 16. 

    Which word is a 'noun'?

    • A.

      Assure

    • B.

      Assurance

    • C.

      Assured

    • D.

      Assuredly

    Correct Answer
    B. Assurance
    Explanation
    The word "assurance" is a noun because it refers to a state of being confident or certain about something. It is a tangible thing that can be possessed or given. The other options, "assure," "assured," and "assuredly," are verb forms or adverbs, which do not function as nouns.

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  • 17. 

    He kept the fast for a week.Here 'fast' is a/an-

    • A.

      Noun

    • B.

      Pronoun

    • C.

      Adjective

    • D.

      Adverb

    Correct Answer
    A. Noun
    Explanation
    In this sentence, the word "fast" is used as a noun. It refers to the act of abstaining from food or drink for a period of time. The sentence states that he kept the fast for a week, indicating that he refrained from eating or drinking for a week. Therefore, "fast" is functioning as a noun in this context.

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  • 18. 

    The word 'orphanage' is-

    • A.

      A verb

    • B.

      An adjective

    • C.

      A noun

    • D.

      An adverb

    Correct Answer
    C. A noun
    Explanation
    The word "orphanage" refers to a place where orphaned children are cared for and provided with shelter, food, and support. It is a noun because it represents a person, place, thing, or idea. In this case, "orphanage" represents a place, making it a noun.

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  • 19. 

    'Genocide' is-

    • A.

      A verb

    • B.

      A preposition

    • C.

      A noun

    • D.

      An adjective

    Correct Answer
    C. A noun
    Explanation
    'Genocide' refers to the deliberate and systematic extermination of a particular racial, ethnic, or religious group. It is a specific term used to describe a horrific act of mass violence and destruction. As a noun, it functions as the subject or object in a sentence, representing the act or concept of genocide. It cannot function as a verb, preposition, or adjective in the sentence.

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  • 20. 

    We shall not see his like again. Here 'like' is a/an-

    • A.

      Adverb

    • B.

      Noun

    • C.

      Preposition

    • D.

      Adjective

    Correct Answer
    B. Noun
    Explanation
    In the given sentence, "like" is used as a noun. It is referring to a person or thing that is similar or comparable to the subject mentioned earlier. The phrase "his like" means someone who is similar to him. Therefore, "like" is functioning as a noun in this context.

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  • 21. 

    Bandarban, always a popular tourist destination, is well known for its abundance of-

    • A.

      Beautiful sceneries

    • B.

      Beautifuls scenery 

    • C.

      Sceneries of beautiful

    • D.

      Beautiful scenery

    Correct Answer
    A. Beautiful sceneries
    Explanation
    Bandarban is a popular tourist destination known for its abundance of beautiful sceneries. The correct answer is "beautiful sceneries" because it correctly describes the multiple scenic views and landscapes that can be found in Bandarban. The other options either have incorrect grammar or do not accurately convey the idea of multiple beautiful sceneries.

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  • 22. 

    The word 'poetry' is- 

    • A.

      A countable noun

    • B.

      An uncountable noun

    • C.

      A plural noun

    • D.

      An abstract noun

    Correct Answer
    B. An uncountable noun
    Explanation
    The word "poetry" refers to a genre or form of literature that uses language to evoke emotions and express ideas. It is not something that can be counted or quantified. Therefore, it is classified as an uncountable noun.

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  • 23. 

    The police dispersed the crowd. Here the word 'crowd' is-

    • A.

      Proper noun

    • B.

      Common noun

    • C.

      Collective noun

    • D.

      Abstract noun

    Correct Answer
    C. Collective noun
    Explanation
    In this sentence, the word "crowd" refers to a group of people gathered together. It is not a specific or individual person, place, or thing, so it is not a proper noun. It is also not an idea or concept, so it is not an abstract noun. Instead, "crowd" is a common noun because it represents a general category or class of people. Additionally, it is a collective noun because it refers to a collection or group of individuals.

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  • 24. 

    Which one is a noun?

    • A.

      Flute

    • B.

      Cute

    • C.

      Acute

    • D.

      Mute

    Correct Answer
    A. Flute
    Explanation
    Flute is the correct answer because it is a musical instrument and a noun. Cute, acute, and mute are all adjectives, not nouns.

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  • 25. 

    Water has no color of its own. Here 'Water' is-

    • A.

      Common noun

    • B.

      Abstract noun

    • C.

      Proper noun

    • D.

      Material noun

    Correct Answer
    D. Material noun
    Explanation
    In this question, "Water" is referred to as a material noun. A material noun is a type of noun that represents a substance or material, such as water, wood, or metal. It is not a common noun because it does not refer to a general or non-specific person, place, or thing. It is not an abstract noun because it does not represent a concept or idea. It is not a proper noun because it does not refer to a specific or unique entity. Therefore, "Water" is categorized as a material noun.

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  • 26. 

    The doctor took the round in the hospital. Here 'round' is a/an-

    • A.

      Adjective

    • B.

      Noun

    • C.

      Verb

    • D.

      Adverb

    Correct Answer
    B. Noun
    Explanation
    In this sentence, "round" is used as a noun. It refers to a visit or tour that the doctor took in the hospital. As a noun, "round" can mean a circular or curved shape, but in this context, it is used to describe the action of the doctor visiting different areas or patients in the hospital.

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  • 27. 

    Only _____ can be affected by the grammatical category known as - 'number'

    • A.

      Conjunction

    • B.

      Adverbs

    • C.

      Nouns

    • D.

      Adjectives

    Correct Answer
    C. Nouns
    Explanation
    Nouns can be affected by the grammatical category known as "number". Number refers to whether a noun is singular or plural. This affects the form of the noun and its associated words in a sentence. For example, in English, singular nouns typically take singular verb forms and plural nouns take plural verb forms. Adverbs, conjunctions, and adjectives do not have a number category and are not affected by it.

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  • 28. 

    He gave me some good _____

    • A.

      Advice

    • B.

      Advises

    • C.

      Advices

    • D.

      Advising

    Correct Answer
    A. Advice
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "advice". In this sentence, "advice" is a noun that refers to suggestions or recommendations given to someone. The word "some" indicates that the person received a certain amount of good advice. The other options, "advises," "advices," and "advising," are not correct because they are either the verb form or the plural form of the word, which does not fit the context of the sentence.

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