Proper Nouns

 

Proper nouns are nouns that name specific:

  • People (e.g. Ben, Rebekah)
  • Places (e.g. Napier, China)
  • Things (e.g. Ferrari, Samsung)

A proper noun is always capitalised.

Examples:

Ben has a Ferrari. (Capitalised)

Ferraris are fun to drive. (Capitalised)

common nouns