What is the noun phase in I have met many famous pop stars?

A noun phrase is a group of words based on a noun that functions as a unit in a sentence.

The noun phrase in the sentence is "many famous pop stars".

The noun phrase in this sentence is functioning as the direct object of the verb "have met".

Examples of this noun phrase functioning as a unit in different parts of a sentence:

  • Many famous pop stars have performed here. (subject of the sentence)
  • Max is a personal trainer for many famous pop stars. (object of the preposition "for")