Definition and Examples of Proper Nouns

Definition and Examples of Proper Nouns

Definition and Examples of Proper Nouns

Definition and Examples of Proper Nouns

      We are sure that we always talk about noun every day, whether they are nouns in common or nouns in Proper. And after discussing about common nouns in our previous post, now we want to share about Proper Nouns. For this we want to share about Definition and Examples of Proper Nouns. In this material we will discuss about the Definition of Proper Nouns and its examples. (Also read : Definition and Examples of Common Nouns)

Definition of Proper Nouns

As we know that a noun is a part of speech that identifies a person, place, thing, or idea. It means that all nouns serve to name a person, place, or thing.

After knowing the definition of nouns, we now should know definition of Proper Nouns.

A proper noun is a word or group of words (such as “Noah Webster,” “Kentucky,” or “U.S. Congress”) that is the name of a particular person, place, organization or thing and that usually begins with a capital letter. Pay attention that Proper nouns begin with a capital letter. Examples are ‘Margaret’, ‘London’, and ‘the United Nations’. Compare common noun. (Also read other article at : Soal Pilihan Ganda Auxiliary Modal) read more

Definition and Examples of Common Nouns

Definition and Examples of Common Nouns

Definition and Examples of Common Nouns

Definition and Examples of Common Nouns

      We are sure that we always talk about noun every day, whether they are noun about names of people, places or things. For this we want to share about Definition and Examples of Common Nouns. In this material we will discuss about the Definition of Common and its examples. (Also read : Pattern Function Future Perfect Tense)

Definition of Common Nouns

      As we know that a noun is a part of speech that identifies a person, place, thing, or idea. It means that all nouns serve to name a person, place, or thing.

      After knowing the definition of nouns, we now should know definition of Common Nouns.

      A common noun is used to name general things, places, ideas, events, or people. They are words that refer to things in general terms, and not in specific terms. People are also named through common nouns. Even their official names or titles, such as teacher, preacher, clerk, police officer, delivery driver, grandma, and cousin are common nouns. (Also read other article at : Father Teaches Honesty Sense) read more

Kind of Nouns based on the Classification

Kind of Nouns based on the Classification

Kind of Nouns

Kind of Nouns based on the Classification

       Nouns are simply the names we give to everything around us, whether it is a person, an event, a place or an object, etc. Every particular name used to define something is a noun. E.g. : Amsterdam, Anita, Blackberry, Honesty, Waiter, etc.

    Based on the classification, Nouns are classified into; Common Noun, Proper Noun, Collective Noun, Abstract Noun, Countable Noun and Uncountable Noun.  (Also read : The Function of Imperative Sentence)

  1. COMMON NOUNS

       These are the nouns that are used to denote a general category of people, places or things. They are capitalized only when they are at the beginning of a sentence. Common Nouns don’t refer to something specific rather they are a general term used for every noun of a particular kind or type.

e.g. Girl, cricket, town, bat, dog, cock, coffee, etc.

  1. PROPER NOUNS

     These nouns are the names of specific people and places. These nouns also refer to the names of the days of weeks and months, and also the various names for religions, organizations, institutions, etc. Proper nouns basically refer to the names that are specific to that particular noun.  These nouns are always capitalized as they need to be distinct from other nouns. read more