Collective Nouns
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Collective Nouns
A collective noun is the word used to represent a group of people, animals, or things.
Examples of Collective Nouns
Here are some examples of collective nouns:
Flock
Crowd
Committee
Choir
Group
Team

There are lots of collective nouns. Below are some examples of the most common ones.

Common Collective Nouns Used for People
A crowd of people
A gang of thieves
A pack of thieves
A panel of experts
A team of players
A troupe of dancers


Common Collective Nouns Used for Animals
An army of ants
A flock of birds
A flock of sheep
A herd of deer
A hive of bees
A litter of puppies
A murder of crows
A pack of hounds
A pack of wolves
A school of fish

Common Collective Nouns Used for Things
A bouquet of flowers
A bunch of flowers
A fleet of ships
A forest of trees
A galaxy of stars
A pack of cards

SUMMARY

A collective noun is the word used to represent a group of people, animals, or things.
Examples of Collective Nouns
Here are some examples of collective nouns:
Flock
Crowd
Committee
Choir
Group
Team

There are lots of collective nouns. Below are some examples of the most common ones.

Common Collective Nouns Used for People
A crowd of people
A gang of thieves
A pack of thieves
A panel of experts
A team of players
A troupe of dancers


Common Collective Nouns Used for Animals
An army of ants
A flock of birds
A flock of sheep
A herd of deer
A hive of bees
A litter of puppies
A murder of crows
A pack of hounds
A pack of wolves
A school of fish

Common Collective Nouns Used for Things
A bouquet of flowers
A bunch of flowers
A fleet of ships
A forest of trees
A galaxy of stars
A pack of cards

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