What are the different ways to produce nouns from other parts of speech and how are they different?
For example, 高い has these nouns produced from it:
For 近い :
Also nouns can be formed by adding もの or こと to verbs in 終止形 and 連用形:
笑い物 (using 連用形)
笑い事 (using 連用形)
笑うこと (using 終止形)
And also from just the 連用形:
What is the difference in:
the type of nouns formed between ~さ, ~み and ~く .
between [Verb-連用形]＋もの and [Verb-連用形]+こと?
between [Verb-終止形]+こと and [Verb-連用形]
What are the other ways to produce nouns that are useful to know?
Like adding 主義 for example:
- 資本(capital) turns into 資本主義(capitalism).