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What part of speech is Mr Johnson?
August 17, 2012 12:04AM
Johnson is a proper noun, the surname of a person; mister is a common noun, a word for a male person. In the use, Mr. Johnson (abbreviated title), the noun Mister (Mr.) is used as a title for a specific person, a proper noun. Together they are a proper noun.