29 Noun Phrase Examples: Detailed Explanations


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Noun phrase is containing of a group of words that is used as a noun within a sentence. It acts as a modifier or a determiner of noun.Lets see 30+Noun Phrase Examples here.

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Noun Phrase Examples: Detailed Explanations

1.The boy is a student of class IV.

Noun-                                                                  Boy

Noun Phrase-                                                    The boy

Here “Boy” takes the determiner before it the article “The”.

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2.The sun is the main source of all energy.

Noun-                                                                  Sun

Noun phrase-                                                   The Sun

The sun” is a phrase that is the header of the sentence.

3.My house is closed to Kamal’s house.

Noun-                                                                  House

Noun Phrase-                                                    My house

Here “My house” is a phrase that takes a determiner “My” before the noun “House”, is a possessive adjective.

4.Each of the boys won a prize.

Noun-                                                                  Boys

Noun Phrase-                                                    Each of the boys

Each of the boys” is a phrase that takes a distributive adjective “Each” and works as a noun.

5.He spent a lot of money in his business.

Noun-Money

Noun Phrase-A lot of money

A lot of” is a qualifier that is followed by a noun “Money” within this sentence.

6.Some of the boys did not attend the class anyway.

Noun-                                                                  Boys

Noun Phrase-                                                   Some of the boys

Here “Some of” is a quantifierthat is followed by a noun “Boys” within the sentence.

7.The first girl of a school has made a good rank in the CBSE exam in this year.

Noun-                                                                  Girl

Noun Phrase-                                                   The first girl of a school

“First” is an ordinal number that is followed by a noun “Girl”.

8.The officer reached in his office in the right time.

Noun-                                                                  Officer

Noun Phrase-                                                    The officer

The” is an article that is placed before the noun “Officer” is a determiner.

9.His hobby is drawing.

Noun-                                                                  Hobby

Noun Phrase-                                                    His hobby

His” is a possessive adjective that is placed before the nounHobby”, is a determiner.

10.The man who leads a position of the Chairman.

Noun-                                                                  Man

Noun Phrase-                                                    The man who leads a position

This phrase works as a relative clause and relates to “Man” within this sentence.

11.He loves to dance.

Noun-                                                                  Dance

Noun Phrase-                                                    To dance

To dace” is a phrase that works as a nounDance” and functions as an infinitive within this sentence.

12.Our village is small.

Noun-                                                                  Village

Noun Phrase-                                                   Our village

“Our village” is a phrase that used a determiner “Our”.

13.None of the students is present in the class today.

Noun-                                                                  Students

Noun Phrase-                                                    None of the Students

Here “None of” is a quantifier that used as a determiner within the sentence.

14.That process is never ending.

Noun-                                                                  Process

Noun Phrase-                                                    That process

Here “That” is used as a demonstrative adjective that is a determiner.

15.All intelligent students always love reading.

Noun-                                                                  Students

Noun Phrase-                                                    All intelligent students

In this sentence “Intelligent” is an adjective that is followed by the noun “Students”.

16.Those books are incomparable.

Noun-                                                                  Books

Noun Phrase-                                                    Those books

Here “Those” is used as a demonstrative adjective, is pre modifier.

17.Can either side of the road be visible from the distance?

Noun-                                                                  Side

Noun Phrase-                                                    Either side of the road

Here “Either” is a pre-modifier of the noun side is a determiner.

18.The brave person always touches the taste of success.

Noun-                                                                  Person

Noun Phrase-                                                   The brave person

Here “Brave” is a determiner of the noun “Person” that is used as an adjective.

19.The man is of a great knowledge.

Noun-                                                                  Man

Noun Phrase-                                                    Of a great knowledge

As the phrase is prepositional phrase but it is followed by a noun “Knowledge” is also post modifier of the noun “Man”.

20.The big thought bears fruit in the long run.

Noun-                                                                  Thought

Noun Phrase-                                                    The big thought

Here “Big” is an adjective and pre modifier of the noun “Thought”.

21.He gets up daily in the morning.

Noun-                                                                  Morning

Noun Phrase-                                                    In the morning

Here “In” is preposition that is followed by the noun “Morning

22.To find creativity is an important trait of a good writer.

Noun-                                                                  Creativity

Noun phrase-                                                    To find creativity

“To find creativity” is used as an infinitive within this sentence but it functions as a noun.

23.The natural impacts on the human beings are favorable for the growth.

Noun-                                                      Impacts

Noun Phrase-                                       The natural impacts on the human beings

Natural” is an adjective that helps the noun “Impacts” is a modifier.

24.Any students can take part in this competition.

Noun-                                                      Students

Noun phrase-                                       Any students

 Here “Any” is a quantifier that is followed by “Students.”

25.Please choose the pen which you like the most.

Noun-                                                      Pen

Noun Phrase-                                        The pen which you like the most.

This relative clause that relates to the nounPen”.

26.His knowledge of the common sense gives him award.

Noun-                                                      knowledge

Noun phrase-                                        His knowledge of the common sense

Here “His” is a possessive adjective that is followed by the nounKnowledge”

27.Her irregularity in the class does not go in vain.

Noun-                                                      Irregularity

Noun Phrase-                                       Her irregularity

 “Her” is a pre modifier of the word “irregularity”.

28.Rohit’s running is better than that of Rahul.

Noun-                                                                        Running

Noun Phrase-                                                         Rohit’s running

Here “Running” is a participle that works as a noun within the phrase.

29.He is sitting beside a beautiful girl.

Noun-                                                                  Girl

Noun phrase-                                                    Beside a beautiful girl

Here “Girl” is a noun within the phrase that starts with a preposition “Beside”.

30.He hates lying on the bed.

Noun- lying

Noun Phrase- Lying on the bed

Lying” is a gerund that works as a noun within the sentence.

31.Keat’s writing motivates the student’s mind.

Noun-                                                                  Writing

Noun Phrase-                                                   Keat’s writing

Here “Writing” is used as participle that works as a noun within this sentence.

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