A noun is a word that names a person, place, thing, or idea.
Here’s a list of the most used nouns in English for students with example sentences.
Ability – I have no doubts as to your ability.
Activity – What’s your favorite activity?
Addition – He can’t do addition properly yet.
Advertising – The company spends a lot of money on advertising.
Advice – I need advice from an expert.
Analysis – He made a thorough analysis of the situation.
Apartment – He rented an apartment in New York.
Appearance – He checked her appearance in the mirror.
Application – Company received several applications for the job.
Area – You need permission to enter a restricted area.
Army – He joined the army after graduating from high school.
Art – He earns money by selling art.
Article – Who wrote this article?
Association – I have no association with him.
Attention – You need to pay more attention in school.
Audience – There was a large audience at the concert last night.
Basis – Trust is the only basis for a good working relationship.
Bird – Did you see that bird?
Blood – There was blood on the floor.
Boy – I was the new boy at the office.
Camera – He bought a new camera.
Category – There is a separate category for senior citizens.
Cell – He was alone in his cell.
Chemistry – We have a chemistry class together.
Child – He is not a child.
Cigarette – You should not smoke cigarettes they are not good for your health.
City – We live in a big city.
Collection – The library has a large collection of books.
Combination – The lock won’t open without the correct combination.
Communication – Communication is very important in a relationship.
Community – We live a large community.
Competition – He is really worried about the competition.
Computer – He bought a new computer.
Concept – The whole concept is ridiculous.
Context – Stephan says that he has been taken out of context on the issue.
Control – The whole operation is under the control of a production manager.
Country – He has traveled around the country.
County – It is one of the most attractive towns in the county.
Customer – He was a regular customer at the shop.
Data – There is very little data available.
Dealer – He is a dealer in foreign stamps.
Death – He had been depressed since the death of his father.
Decision – He will make the decision on my own.
Definition – He did not know the definition of the word.
Department – She works in the finance department.
Depression – There is depression in the housing market.
Depth – We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.
Development – I don’t think there have been any new developments since last four years.
Difference – I know the difference between right and wrong.
Direction – He wanted directions to a good Indian restaurant.
Discussion – We should continue this discussion in private?
Disease – He suffers from chronic disease.
Disk – He has stored the data on a hard disk.
Distribution – The distribution of medals will take place next week.
Driver – Is he a good driver?
Economic – They have no economic advantage in going to war.
Education – She received her education at private schools.
Effort – It wasn’t easy, but it was worth the effort.
Energy – They devoted all their energy to the completion of the project.
Entertainment – There will be live entertainment throughout the day.
Environment – We’re trying to create a better environment for our students.
Equipment – You need to have the right equipment to do the job.
Estate – He will be inheriting the estate from his parents.
Event – We are having a school event in April.
Exam – He is expected him to fail the exam.
Expression – He was confused by her expression.
Fact – Do you know that for a fact?
Failure – The accident was caused by break failure.
Family – He wants to spend more time with her family.
Findings – The findings were published in the magazine.
Fishing – He went fishing with his dad.
Flight – Her flight was delayed by seven hours.
Food – Do you have enough food?.
Foundation – His foundation works for underprivileged children.
Freedom – He refuses to give up his freedom of speech.
Goal – His goal is to become a footballer.
Government – I don’t agree with the government’s policy on migration.
Grandmother – He visits his grandmother every Sunday.
Growth – He was surprised at the city’s fast growth.
Health – Smoking is bad for your health.
Heart – He died of a heart attack.
History – He cheated on his history test.
Housing – A new housing project has been authorized by the city.
Idea – Starting her own restaurant seemed like a good idea at the time, but it turned out badly.
Importance – He knows the importance of a good education.
Income – He earns a good income as a doctor.
Industry – The city is famous for its car industry.
Inflation – The government has been unable to control inflation.
Information – He might have some information that we need.
Instance – She prefers, in this instance, to remain anonymous.
Insurance – Do you have medical insurance?
Internet – He is always on the Internet.
Investment – He can give you investment advice.
Knowledge – He has read a lot of books to increase his knowledge.
Lake – There is a beautiful lake in the city.
Language – What’s your native language?
Law – He decided to study law.
Library – I am going to return the book to the library.
Literature – He is interested in American literature.
Location – This is a perfect location.
Love – He fell in love with her.
Management – The management is looking into the problem.
Map – Where can I get a map?
Marketing – They have increased their budget for marketing.
Marriage – They had an arranged marriage.
Math – He got good marks in math.
Meat – I don’t like meat.
Media – The government tends to control the media.
Medicine – He is a member of the running club.
Member – He needs his medicine
Message – He didn’t leave any message for you.
Method – What method did you use.
Moment – It should only take a moment to fix the problem.
Month – I will go to meet him next month.
Mood – He is in a grumpy mood.
Movie – I have seen that movie.
Music – I don’t like his music.
Nation – The entire nation is celebrating the victory.
Nature – He devoted himself to the study of nature.
News – Is it good news?
Newspaper – Have you read the newspaper.
Night – He was up all night.
Office – He is waiting for you in the office.
Opinion – I want your opinion.
Opportunity – You will get lot of opportunities there.
Organization – They both are working in the same organization.
Oven – I have given the oven for repairing.
Painting – I love that painting.
Paper – They are out of paper.
Payment – He has not received the payment yet.
People – He knows a lot of people.
Performance – It was his best performance.
Person – He’s a good person.
Perspective – She had an interesting perspective.
Phone – May I use your phone, please?
Photo – He showed me a lot of photos.
Policy – It goes without saying that honesty is the best policy.
Politics – I have no interest in politics.
Population – The population of the world is increasing very fast.
President – He was elected president.
Product – It is a brand new product.
Property – This is private property.
Quality – They offer quality at a reasonable price.
Reading – He loves reading.
Recipe – Where did you get the recipe?
Relationship – He is not in a relationship right now.
Responsibility – I take full responsibility for my actions.
Road – We parked by the side of the road.
Role – He played a key role in the movement.
Safety – I’m concerned for his safety.
Scene – It was a beautiful scene.
Science – He loves studying science.
Security – The college provides adequate security on campus.
Shopping – He has gone shopping at the mall.
Situation – They are worried about the current political situation.
Skill – The work requires a lot of skill.
Society – You will be introduced to society at a formal reception.
Software – You should update your computer to latest software.
Soup – I don’t like soup.
Statement – Their statements will be recorded next week.
Story – His story made everyone emotional.
Strategy – This strategy won’t work here.
Student – They have 400 students in the school.
Success – Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life.
System – You don’t know the system, do you?
Teacher – He used to be a teacher.
Teaching – He loves teaching at the school.
Technology – Technology has made our lives much easier.
Television – He likes watching television.
Temperature – Temperature will be above normal this year.
Theory – Have you read the theory of evolution.
Topic – We discussed a wide range of topics.
Truth – You won’t be able to handle the truth.
Unit – The party broke up into smaller units.
University – He will go to university next year.
User – They have more than a million monthly users.
Variety – You can get a wide variety of things at that store.
Video – He is watching a video on his phone.
Way – I hated her way of cooking potatoes.
Wealth – Wealth can not make you happy.
Week – He had a tough week.
Woman – She is the most beautiful woman I have ever seen.
Wood – The house is surrounded by woods.
World – All the money in the world couldn’t have saved him.
Writing – She does not have a good writing.
Year – I have known him for years.