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What is a common noun?

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April 09, 2017 3:51AM

A common noun is a general word for any person, place, or thing.

Some examples are:

Person

aunt

brother

character

daughter

enemy

friend

Place

city

continent

country

island

park

town

Thing

alligator

bread

car

driveway

egg

feather
Check spelling of "common." A common noun is any person, place, thing, or idea that is general in nature. Examples of such are: truck, dog, house, desk, computer. Proper nouns are actual names for nouns such as: Chevrolet, Michael, Texas, etc.