the first of the eight parts of speech, is the name of a person, place, thing, or idea.
person: Darlene, boy, mayor, worker, scientist, assistant
place: Los Angeles, dock, home, park
thing: automobile, tool, balloon, penguin, tree
idea: freedom, independence, enmity, thoughtfulness
A singular noun is the name of only one person, place, thing, or idea. Examples of singu-
lar nouns include woman, auditorium, bicycle, and honesty.
A plural noun
is the name of more than one person, place, thing, or idea. Examples of
plural nouns include teammates, cities, houses, and freedoms.
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Hotel Burchianti Italy
Hotel Burchianti in Florence is said to be full of ghosts, with guests claiming to have seen children skipping down the halls, a woman knitting in a chair, and a maid doing her cleaning rounds in the early morning hours. Visitors to the Fresco Room, where Benito Mussolini once stayed, reported feeling they were being watched and an icy breath on their faces.