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Is. Dance a noun?
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Asked in Nouns
Is dance teacher a common noun or proper noun?
Asked in Pronouns
Is dance a pronoun?
No, the word 'dance' is a verb (dance, dances, dancing, danced) and a noun (dance, dances). Examples: She learned to dance at a very early age. (verb) We're shopping for something to wear to the dance. (noun) A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun in a sentence. The pronoun that takes the place of the noun 'dance' is it. Example: Can you show me the new dance. I'd like to try it.
Asked in Performing Arts, Dance, Nouns
Is dance a plural noun?
The word dance is a singular noun, the plural form is dances. Dance is also a verb and an adjective. Example uses: Singular noun: This is my new dress for the dance on Friday. Plural noun: I go to all the dances at my school. As a verb: We can dance the night away. As an adjective: My dance shoes are for comfort, not for glamour.
Asked in Parts of Speech, Verbs, Nouns
What is a verb you could use to describe dance?
A verb is not a describing word, an adjective describes a noun and an adverb modifies a verb. The word dance is a noun and a verb, you would use an adjective to describe the noun dance and an adverb to modify the verb dance. Examples: Adjective/noun: I prefer a slow dance to a fast dance. We have a formal dance planned for next month. Adverb/verb: You dance beautifully. I can barely dance at all.
What is the noun formed from dance?
Asked in Example Sentences, Nouns
How do you use dance as a noun in a sentence?
The word 'dance' is both a verb and a noun. The verb 'dance' is to move the body in a way that goes with the rhythm and style of music or other sounds; to move something quickly or rhythmically; a word for an action. The noun 'dance' is a word for a series of movements that are done to the rhythm of music or other sounds; a social event at which people move in time with music; a performance of this activity; a word for a thing. The noun 'dance' can function as the subject of a sentence or a clause, the object of a verb or a preposition, and as an attributive noun (a noun used to describe another noun). Example sentences: My boyfriend can dance very well. (verb) The school dance is always held in June. (noun, subject of the sentence) I have the music which this dance requires. (noun, subject of the relative clause) She attended the dance. (noun, direct object of the verb 'attended') We bought new outfits for the dance. (noun, object of the preposition 'for') My mother is driving me to dance lessons. (attributive noun, describes the noun 'lessons')
Asked in Nouns
Is dance steps a proper noun?
No, the term 'dance steps' is a noun phrase, made up of the common noun 'dance' and the common noun 'steps'. A noun phrase is a group of words based on a noun (steps) that functions as a unit as a noun in a sentence. A noun functioning as an adjective (dance) to describe another noun (steps) is called an attributive noun or noun adjunct. Example uses of the noun phrase: The dance steps were easy to learn. (subject of the sentence) We were learning dance steps of the tango. (direct object of the verb 'were learning') You need the right tempo for the dance steps. (object of the preposition 'for') A proper noun is the name or title of a specific person, place, or thing; for example: Bob Fosse's distinctive dance steps can be seen in the movie "Sweet Charity". (the proper nouns are 'Bob Fosse', the name of a person and "Sweet Charity", the title of a thing)
Asked in Parts of Speech, Nouns
Is the word dance steps a noun?
The term 'dance steps' is a noun phrase, a group of words based on a noun that functions as a unit in a sentence as a noun. Examples: These dance steps are difficult to learn. (subject of the sentence) I learned the dance steps from my mother. (direct object of the verb 'learned') The hand movements are as important as the dance steps. (object of the prepositions 'as')
Asked in Possessive Nouns
What is the correct possessive noun in the dance of Ron?
Asked in Possessive Nouns
What is the possessive noun in the phrase the dance of Ron?