Unformatted text preview: EXAMPLES Proper nouns (Unit 48) are names. John Paris Mass nouns (Unit 47) have only one form. time water Unit nouns have plural (Unit 46) and sometimes genitive forms (Unit 49). hour cup 3 Noun phrases A noun phrase can be: ± a noun or pronoun (Unit 50) alone, for example: girl – her ± a group of words with a noun in it, for example: the table some of the tables the big one both the big tables In every noun phrase, one noun (or pronoun) is the most important word. The other words ‘belong’ to it and give more information about it. You can learn about these other words in Units 51-60....
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- Spring '10
- Grammar, Grammatical number, Noun phrase, John Mass