Parts Of Speech 2: Proper Nouns

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Proper nouns name SPECIFIC persons, places, animals or things. Proper nouns are capitalized. Some examples of proper nouns are: MacDonald's, Abercrombie, United States, Jessica, Hershey's, and Atlantic Ocean. For each of the following sentences, select the proper noun and type it correctly in the box below. Misspelled words will be counted wrong. Take this quiz as many times as you like to perfect your knowledge of proper nouns.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Because Bernie couldn't swim, his father drained the pool!
  • 2. 
    Jack-o-lanterns can be seen during Halloween.
  • 3. 
    Vultures came to roost atop the Chrysler building, to everyone's amazement.
  • 4. 
    The Easter Bunny isn't real, is he?
  • 5. 
    Why can't Henry tie his shoelaces?
  • 6. 
    Penny is so stubborn she could exasperate anyone.
  • 7. 
    I'm planning to travel to Paris this summer with my entire family.
  • 8. 
    "Scrabble is not a game for the fainthearted," I said.
  • 9. 
    Whenever The Simpsons comes on the television, my father drops everything he's doing and watches.
  • 10. 
    Whenever he comes into the room, it's like King Kong has entered!

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