Is home run a noun?
Yes, the term 'home run' is a noun, a compound noun a word for a scoring hit in a baseball game; a word for a thing,
No, the word 'ran' is not a noun; the word ran is the past tense of the verb 'to run'. The word run is also a noun, a common noun. A proper noun is the name of a specific person, place, thing, or a title; for example: Run-DMC, American hip-hop group Freedom Trail Run, Boston, MA Rock Run Cafe & Bakery, Rosedale, IN "Logan's Run", 1976 science fiction movie
There are no pronouns in the example sentence. A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun in a sentence. For example: He hit 715 home runs for a new record. (the pronoun 'he' takes the place of the noun 'Hank Aaron') Hank Aaron hit it for a new record. (the pronoun 'it' takes the place of the noun phrase 'the 175th home run')
Yes, the noun 'run' is a common noun, a general word for any act of running; a general word for a period of running; a general word for a scoring hit in baseball. A proper noun is the name of a specific person, place, or thing; for example, Run Street in Carnegie, PA or The Run Inn (athletic footwear) in Vancouver, BC.
The noun 'Home Health' (capital H) is a proper noun as the name of a specific company, for example: Accu Care Home Health Services, Inc., Rensselaer, NY Home Health Services of Texas, Dallas, TX The noun 'home health' (lower case h) is a common noun as a general term for health services provided in the home, for example: I'm earning certification to become a home health care provider.
No, home plate is a common noun, a word for any home plate anywhere. A common noun becomes a proper noun when it is the name of a person, place, thing, or a title. For example: The Home Plate Sports Tavern in Schuylerville, NY Home Plate Novelties in Erie, CO Home Plate, a well known San Francisco Restaurant
A run is a point scored by a team, whether it's accomplished by stealing home or trotting home after a walk with the bases loaded. There are many ways to score a run, and a home run is one of them. A home run can account for as many as four runs (if the bases or loaded) or as few as one (a solo shot).