ch04 - Chapter 4: Nouns Objectives Recognize four kinds of...

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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 2 Chapter 4: Nouns Objectives Recognize four kinds of nouns. Spell troublesome plural nouns ending in y , o , and f . Form the plurals of compound nouns, numerals, letters, degrees, and abbreviations.
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 3 Chapter 4: Nouns Recognize and use correctly foreign plural nouns and selected special nouns. Use plural personal titles appropriately.
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 4 What are nouns? Nouns are words or groups of words that name persons, places, things, qualities, concepts, or events.
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 5 Kinds of Nouns Concrete Nouns jeep tangerine canyon Abstract Nouns loyalty aspiration freedom Common Nouns roller coaster dog copier Proper Nouns The Wild Thing German shepherd Xerox
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 6 Basic Plurals Singular nouns name one person, place, thing, concept, quality, or event. Plural nouns name two or more persons, places, things, concepts, qualities, or events.
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 7 Basic Plurals Most regular nouns form the plural with the addition of s . boat
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 8 Basic Plurals Most regular nouns form the plural with the addition of s . boat + s = boats
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 9 Basic Plurals Most regular nouns form the plural with the addition of s . boat + s = boats Clark
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 10 Basic Plurals Most regular nouns form the plural with the addition of s . boat + s = boats Clark + s = Clarks
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 11 Basic Plurals Nouns ending in sh , ch , s , x , or z add es . bush
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 12 Basic Plurals Nouns ending in sh , ch , s , x , or z add es . bush + es = bushes
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 13 Basic Plurals Nouns ending in sh , ch , s , x , or z add es . bush + es = bushes Fox
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 14 Basic Plurals Nouns ending in sh , ch , s , x , or z add es . bush + es = bushes Fox + es = Foxes
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 15 Basic Plurals Irregular nouns form the plural by changing the spelling of the word. man
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 16 Basic Plurals Irregular nouns form the plural by changing the spelling of the word. man > men
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Mary Ellen Guffey, Business English, 7e Ch. 4 - 17 Basic Plurals Irregular nouns form the plural by changing the spelling of the word. man > men foot
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Ch. 4 - 18 Basic Plurals Irregular nouns form the plural by changing the spelling of the word. man
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course OA 265 taught by Professor Lbrotsker during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

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