types of nouns
Nouns are words which call the object (names of things, persons, actions, conditions etc.) and answer the questions КТО ЭТО? ЧТО ЭТО? (Who is it? What is it?)
Nouns are divided into proper
and nominal nouns.
Nominal nouns are generalized names of homogeneous objects:
The majority of nouns refer to one of three genders:
Some nouns ending in -а (-я) make up a separate group and may be masculine or feminine. These are nouns of general gender:
A small group of nouns refers to different forms of declension. These are neuter nouns ending in -мя: имя, знамя, время, пламя and masculine noun путь.
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