Sunday, 4 December 2011

Collective Nouns

a clump of trees

a comb of bananas                                                                                                                                              

a bouquet of flowers                                                                                                                                              
a bunch of grapes                                                                                                                                            

Collective Nouns


a band of musicians                                                                                                                                                   
a choir of singers                                                                                                                                              

an army of soldiers                                                                                                                                             

a crew of sailors


a troupe of dancers                                                                                                                                               
a class of pupils

Collective Nouns

A collective noun is the name of a number of things or persons taken together as one thing.
 a litter of kittens
a troop of lions
a herd of cattle
a flock of sheep

a brood of chickens

a swarm of bees
a flock of birds