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    Red face Help English Coursework

    Hi

    I need a little help. i need to know wether 'murderer' is qa proper noun of a common noun, if it is a common noun then is it a collective, abstract of concrete noun???

    please help me.

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    Welcome.

    Sorry. We do not do homework assignments, but we can guide you if you would like. What is your best guess?

    Have you been studying nouns? If so, what does your coursework say about noun types? Let us know what your answer is and then we'll go from there.

    All the best,

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    i am in my second year of A levels and this is just a chance to redo my english coursework and make it better. i thought murderer was an abstract noun but now i am confused.

    thanks

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    OK. Let's do a tutorial, first. Click on the links below. If you have any questions, let us know.

    What's an abstract noun: http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/abstractnoun.htm
    What's a concrete noun: http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/concretenoun.htm

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    Thanks. So i am thinking that murderer is a concrete noun right?

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    Well done! Now, is it collective? That was your second question, right?

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    Thanks. No it is not collective, that would be murderers, yeah? Thanks very very much.

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    'murderers' is a count noun. ;)

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    Red face Re: Help English Coursework

    ok thanks ever so much. you have been a great help.

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    Re: Help English Coursework

    You're welcome.

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