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Isambard Kingdom Brunel
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I am doing an online grammar course, and have to read through a passage to see which words are which kind of nouns.

The only choices I have are Concrete, Proper, or Abstract. I don't think any of the below are Proper, but can you tell me what they are?

Unfamiliar time zone
Cable (as in cable tv)
New friend
Onboard computer
Computers
Planes
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Time zone is abstract.

By cable do you actually mean having cable tv, or the cable? If it's the first I think it's abstract, if it's the second then it's definitely concrete.

The rest are concrete I believe.
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Time zone is abstract.

By cable do you actually mean having cable tv, or the cable? If it's the first I think it's abstract, if it's the second then it's definitely concrete.

The rest are concrete I believe.
The full sentence is:

"The television [concrete] was on and an old episode [concrete] of Lost [proper] was showing on cable [???]".
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Last question, I promise.

There is supposed to be 10 irregular plural nouns in this paragraph:

"In the old days of Britain men used to have many wives. The women looked after the home while the husbands worked the land often using oxen in fields which were overrun with mice. In those days people didn’t travel and therefore didn’t know what cacti and oases were but they were familiar with those who created Stonehenge. You can find out more about these and other phenomena in the appendices of this book."

I can only find 9 of them.
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Wives, women, oxen, mice, people, cacti, oases, those, these, phenomena
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Wives, women, oxen, mice, people, cacti, oases, those, these, phenomena
Ah yes, but not plurals that end in S. Only irregular plurals. So you gotta remove wives.

And you forgot appendices!
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(Original post by Isambard Kingdom Brunel)

And you forgot appendices!
she was going to add them later.
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Ah yes, but not plurals that end in S. Only irregular plurals. So you gotta remove wives.

And you forgot appendices!
men

wives
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Can u help me I'm doing this course and really struggling lol
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