i have a sentence

His knowledge of many languages elevated him among his companions.

Which type of noun is knowledge.

Collective noun

Material noun

Abstract noun

Concrete noun


It's an abstract noun.

Abstract nouns are words that name things that are not concrete.

Your five physical senses cannot detect an abstract noun – you can’t see it, smell it, taste it, hear it, or touch it.

In essence, an abstract noun is a quality, a concept, an idea, or maybe even an event.

Read more about abstract nouns here.

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