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THE NOUN : KINDS OF NOUNS A Noun is a word used as the name of a person, place, animal,or thing. Proper Noun :  A Proper Noun is  name of some particular person or place. Proper means one's own. Hence a Proper Noun is a person 's or things's own name. Proper Noun  are written with Capital Letters at the beginning. Common Noun : A Common Noun is a name given in common to every person or thing of the same class or kind.  Examples:  Ashoka was a wise King.  Explanation :  The noun Ashoka refers to a particular king, but the noun king might be applied to any other king as well as to Ashoka . Therefore,  Ashoka is a Proper Noun while King is a Common Noun . Sita is a girl .           Sita is a Proper Noun , while girl is a Common Noun.   Kolkata is a city.           Kolkata is a Proper Noun  , while city is a Commo