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Grade 2 - English Language
3.10 Nouns: Type of Nouns - Proper Nouns & Common Nouns

Proper nouns are names of particular persons or places. They always begin with capital letters.

Common nouns are names that can be used for any kind or class of persons or places and not for any particular ones.

Proper NounsCommon Nouns

Directions: Select if the word given below is a proper noun or a common noun. Also, write ten more examples of common nouns and proper nouns; and use them in sentences.
Q 1: Robert
common noun
proper noun

Q 2: James
proper noun
common noun

Q 3: Michigan
proper noun
common noun

Q 4: United States of America
proper noun
common noun

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