Common Noun



Grammar Index : 2



A common noun is a name given in common to persons and things belonging to the same species.



Examples :



  1. A developed country has more responsibilities.

    In this sentence, the word country is a common noun which could be used for other countries like India, England, Germany, Brazil etc…



  2. I met your aunty.

    In this sentence, the word aunty is a proper noun.



  3. Birds fly in the sky.

    In this sentence, the word birds is a proper noun.



  4. The trees give us clean air.

    In this sentence, the word trees is a proper noun.



  5. The girl dances well.

    In this sentence, the word girl is a proper noun.



  6. Ajith saw an animal in the zoo.

    In this sentence, the word zoo is a proper noun.



  7. There are twelve apples in the tray.

    In this sentence, the word tray is a proper noun.



  8. The baby is playing with toys.

    In this sentence, the word toys is a proper noun.



  9. Aeroplanes fly high.

    In this sentence, the word aeroplanes is a proper noun.



  10. Mr. Nelson is going to the hospital.

    In this sentence, the word hospital is a proper noun.



  11. He is a peon in the post office.

    In this sentence, the word post office is a proper noun.




Man, woman, city, fruit, tree, river, book, hotel, country, mountain are common nouns which we use in our day-to-day lives.



Regularly Used Common Nouns :

Boy
Girl
Actor
Actress
King
Queen
Brother
Sister
Aunty
Uncle
Headmaster
Headmistress
Man
Woman
God
Goddess
Grandmother
Grandfather
Poet
Poetess
Village
Street
Avenue
Lane
Town
City
School
Market
Station
Shop
Theatre
Park
Beach
Temple
Mosque
Church
Venue
College
University
Ground
Bus Stand
Books
Table
Chair
Fan
Box
Pen
Pencil
Computer
File
Dress
Ribbon
Bat
Ball




Grammar Index : 2



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