Grade 5, English Olympiad (CBSE) - Collective Noun 

Try free sample papers for IMO, IEO and NSO
Browse study material for Olympiads

Grade 5  |   English  |   Collective Noun, Noun, Pronoun and Adjectives, Olympiad, CBSE, ICSE, SOF, ITO

Collective Noun

A collective noun is used to refer to a group of a particular type of individuals. E.g. group of cows is called herd. Similarly, a group of lions is called pride.

Some collective nouns to remember :

ArmySoldiers
Band, OrchestraSingers, Musicians
BunchGrapes, flowers, keys
ClassStudents
CollectionStamps, coins
CrewSailors
TroupeDancers
BouquetFlowers
Herdbuffalo, cows, deer, elephant, sheep, horses
Swarm, hivebees
CompanyPolice
TroupeDancers
StackHay
SwarmBees, flies, ants
Colony, armyants
TeamPlayers
TroopApes, monkeys
ColonyBats
Flight, flockBirds
CaravanCamel
BattalionSoldiers
ArmyCaterpillars
QuiverCobras, Snakes
Murder, HordeCrows
PackWolves, Dogs
GangThieves, robbers, dacoits, elk
MemoryElephants
School, podDolphins
SchoolFish, Whales
CloudGrasshoppers
Horde, plagueinsects
Army, colonyFrogs
LeapLeopards
ScourgeMosquitoes
ParliamentOwls
TeamOxen
Colony, crechePenguins
Swarm, colony, pack, plagueRats
AmbushTigers
LitterTigers
LitterCubs
PrideLions

 


Try our demo tests


Get me the extra edge for Olympiads Exams