Proper And Common Nouns

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Proper And Common Nouns

A proper noun is a specific, particular person, place, or thing. It is always capitalized. Examples- Golden Corral, Food Lion, Mrs. Turner, BobbyA common noun is a general person, place, or thing. It is NOT capitalized. Examples- dog, pencil, dream, store


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    North Carolina a common noun.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Which one is a proper noun?
    • A. 

      McDonalds

    • B. 

      Ball

    • C. 

      Woods

    • D. 

      Restaurant

  • 3. 
     McDonalds is my favorite restaurant.
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Verb

  • 4. 
    He enjoyed shopping at Gamestop
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Verb

  • 5. 
    She and I went to Crabtree Mall last weekend. 
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Pronoun

    • D. 

      Verb

  • 6. 
    ______________ describes a specific, particular person, place, or thing.
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Verb

    • D. 

      Pronoun

  • 7. 
    Golden Corral, Snickers, and Disneyland are proper nouns
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Is the underlined word common or proper?Mr. Hannan mowed the lawn last Saturday.
    • A. 

      Common

    • B. 

      Proper

  • 9. 
    Is the underlined word common or proper?Momo loves to go for a walk when the weather is nice.
    • A. 

      Common

    • B. 

      Proper

  • 10. 
    Is the underlined word common or proper?Mr. Hannan has tickets for the football game.
    • A. 

      Common

    • B. 

      Proper

  • 11. 
    Pig
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 12. 
    Charlotte
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 13. 
    Watermelon
    • A. 

      Proper noun

    • B. 

      Common noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 14. 
    Christmas
    • A. 

      Proper noun

    • B. 

      Common noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 15. 
    Holiday
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 16. 
    George Washington
    • A. 

      Common noun

    • B. 

      Proper noun

    • C. 

      Not a noun

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is a noun?
    • A. 

      Run

    • B. 

      Table

    • C. 

      Eat

    • D. 

      Jump

  • 18. 
    Which ones are common nouns? (Check all the common nouns)
    • A. 

      Lake

    • B. 

      Travel

    • C. 

      Computer

    • D. 

      Burger King

  • 19. 
    What are the proper nouns in the following sentence? Hint- There may be more than one!Mr. Smith traveled to Charlotte on a business trip. 
    • A. 

      Mr. Smith

    • B. 

      Charlotte

    • C. 

      Mr. Smith and trip

    • D. 

      Mr. Smith and Charlotte

  • 20. 
    Golden Corral is a proper noun. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Pencil is a a proper noun. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Proper nouns always start with a capital letter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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