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Title: The specialty of Persian nouns
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Author: negin shahryari
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Author: Seyed mohammad ali Motaherinik
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Linguistic Field: Applied Linguistics
Abstract: I am going to explain The specialty of Persian nouns in Persian grammar. Persian grammar is similar to that of many other Indo-Iranian families. Persian nouns have no grammatical gender and mark with an accusative marker only for the specific accusative case. First of all I will explain the division of nouns which contain:/L//L/Mass noun and proper noun, Material and abstract noun, Simple and compound nouns, Definite and indefinite, Kinds of definite noun, marks of indefinite noun./L//L/Then I will go through singular and plural nouns and also collective nouns./L//L/In Persian language also there are some types of noun that include: derivative and primitive noun, Reduplication of nouns in informal speech and also Instrument noun, voiced noun, Infinitive and Gerund. Each of them are explained completely in next parts.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Asian Journal of Development Matters, Volume 5, Issue 1, 315-19.

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