Select the correct noun.
Danny is a proper noun as it refers to the name of a particular person. Also note that it is capitalised. Hence, it is not a common noun.
Cat is a common noun because it represents a class of animal.
Common nouns are words that name general people, places, things or ideas. Proper nouns name a specific person, place or thing. For example, teacher is a common noun and 'Miss Bernard' is a proper noun.
Common nouns are words that name general people, places, things or ideas. Proper nouns name a specific person, place or thing. For example, teacher is a common noun and 'Professor Martin' is a proper noun.
These are words used to refer to something generic. For instance, while we might capitalize “Mickey Mouse” as the name of a particular cartoon character,
In the same way, mouse is the name of the animal, hence it is the common noun.
Christmas is a holiday celebrated on December 25th of every year. It is a proper noun since it refers to a holiday. Since all proper nouns are capitalized, Christmas is also capitalized.
Lenovo is a proper noun which could be taken as laptop if mentioned.
New York Times
A proper noun names a specific person, place, or thing, while a proper adjective modifies a specific person, place, or thing. Proper nouns and proper adjectives are capitalized.
New York Times is a Proper Noun.
San Francisco Zoo
Proper Noun : It is capitalized and names a special person, place, or thing.
So,San Francisco Zoo is a name of zoo in San Francisco
It is a proper noun.
The word 'zoo' on its own functions as a common noun referring to a general place where people can visit displays of animals.