What type of noun is school?

The term school when used to refer to a group of individuals subscribing to an approach to art, such as the Hudson River School, is definitely a collective noun. It is not a single building or even a formal institution. As noted in comments, school when refering to a group of animals is also collective.


Likewise, is school a common noun or proper noun?

When it's generic, it's a common noun, and uncapitalized: “Where did you attend school?” Or, “How many schools are there in Tennessee?” As soon as you attach a name to the word school, it becomes a proper noun—i.e., part of the name—and thus gets capitalized.

Secondly, is student a collective noun? Answer and Explanation: There are a few possible collective nouns for students. Some collective nouns for students are: class, school, and cohort.

Likewise, what is the noun form of school?

Merriam Webster lists school as a noun and a verb but not as an adjective! Merriam lists school bus as a noun. It seem that they consider these words – school days, school bus, school boy, school books – to be all open form compound word.

Is school singular or plural?

The plural form of school is schools.

You May Like Also

  • Is teacher a proper noun?
  • Is the name of a school a proper noun?
  • Is Rainbow a proper noun?
  • What are five proper nouns?
  • Is running a noun or a verb?
  • What is school the collective noun for?
  • What are 10 collective nouns?
  • What is the collective noun for kittens?
  • Is Navy a collective noun?
  • Is Family plural or singular?
  • Is animals a collective noun?
  • What is the plural of Fox?
  • 35 What foods should you eat if you have high iron levels?
  • 33 What is the Medicare number format?
  • 36 Which Cedar is most aromatic?
  • 14 How do you make your own dishwashing detergent?
  • 39 How early can you plant pansies?
  • 38 What is product backlog and user stories?
  • 33 Does mammoth have snow?
  • 39 Can I return a faulty item without a receipt?
  • Who are Nick Cannon's parents? 34 Answers
  • How many protons and neutrons are in an atom of TM 170? 29 Answers
  • How do you respond when someone welcomes you to the team? 27 Answers
  • Can I have multiple venmo accounts? 35 Answers
  • What happens in Act 2 Scene 2 Macbeth? 27 Answers
  • How do I delete a poll on messenger? 16 Answers
  • How much will a uhaul 6x12 trailer hold? 38 Answers
  • Is chitin a macromolecule? 39 Answers
  • Can you use white chocolate chips instead of white baking chocolate? 36 Answers