A compound noun is one comprising at least two words. (Sometimes, they are hyphenated.)
Examples of Compound NounsHere are some examples of compound nouns:
Hyphens in Compound NounsThere are three forms for compound nouns:
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Composition of Compound NounsMost compound nouns are made up of two nouns or an adjective and a noun. For example:
Hyphens in compound nouns
Forming the plurals of compound nouns What are nouns?
The different types of nouns
What are pronouns?
The different types of pronouns
Non-countable nouns (mass nouns)
Verbal nouns (gerunds)
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