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What are Common Nouns?

Common Nouns are words for people, places, animals or things in general.

Common Nouns for people

Names of all people of the same kind are Common Nouns. A few examples are,

actor doctor
lawyer soldier
judge teacher
baker soldier
dentist minister
police officer baby
woman father

Common Nouns for places

Names of all places of the same kind are Common Nouns. A few examples are,

home hotel
shop school
library park
airport garden
zoo church
hill playground
gym hospital

Common Nouns for animals

Names of all animals of the same kind are Common Nouns. A few examples are,

cow goat
hen fish
tiger shark
elephant lion
mouse parrot
crow zebra
duck sheep

Common Nouns for things

Names of all things of the same kind are Common Nouns. A few examples are,

bag pencil
knife boat
shirt plate
chair train
watch door
bottle car
key book

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