What is proper nouns?
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Parts of Speech: Common & Proper Nouns, Learning English Grammar For Children

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What are proper nouns? A proper noun is any noun that names anything specific. Therefore, a proper noun is any particular name of a person, place, or thing. Proper nouns are always capitalized.

Examples of Proper Nouns:

  • Cathy (specific name of person)
  • London (specific name of place)
  • Spot (specific name of thing)

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