In these lessons, we will learn about proper nouns and capitalization.
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Nouns are divided into common nouns
and proper nouns.
Proper Nouns are special names given to people, places and things. They always begin with a capital letter.
People’s names are proper nouns.
The names of months are proper nouns.
The names of the days of week are proper nouns.
The names of festivals are proper nouns.
The names of countries and their capital cities are proper nouns.
|| Capital City
| Great Britain
The names of famous places and buildings are proper nouns.
|Statue of Liberty
|| Sydney Opera House
| Great Wall of China
|| Grand Canyon
| Eiffel Tower
The names of oceans, lakes, seas, rivers and mountains are proper nouns.
| Pacific Ocean
|| Indian Ocean
| Dead Sea
|| Lake Michigan
| Yangtze River
|| Mount Everest
| Niagara Falls
|| Mount Fuji
Introduction to English Nouns
Grammar and Punctuations:
When to Capitalize Words?
Explaining the difference between Proper and Common nouns and when to use them.
Capitalize words that are proper nouns, months, holidays, job titles when used with a person's name, important words in a title and the first word in a sentence. Check the dictionary to see whether a word is capitalized.
English Grammar and Writing - Capitalization
In this grammar lesson you will learn all the places in which capitalization is used in the English language. This lesson will help you avoid mistakes in your writing.
Princess Proper and the Commoner
A story of Nouns
A proper noun names a specific person, place, thing or idea. It begins with a capital letter.
A common noun is a general name for a person, place. thing or idea.
A concrete noun can be sensed with any of the 5 senses.
An abstract noun names a quality, characteristics or idea.
A song about common nouns, proper nouns, concrete nouns and abstract nouns.
A common noun names a general person, place, thing, or idea.
A proper noun names an actual person, place, thing, or idea.
What's that sound?
A person, place or thing is found in
Name ideas, mess around with
Who is that guy?
What is that thing?
What is that place?
I'll name and you sing
A lesson to learn about Proper noun for kids
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