(In this sentence, fear shows action so it’s a verb.)
(In this sentence, fear is an abstract noun because you can’t physically touch, feel, hear, taste, smell, or see it.)
List of Abstract Nouns
Below is a list of common abstract nouns.
Though the above list is by no means exhaustive, it should start you thinking about the power of abstract words and how to use them in your writing. But hopefully you won’t think too abstractly!
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