A noun is a person, a place, an animal or a thing. It is a naming word. A proper noun is a special word or name that we use for a person, a place or an organisation, e.g. Conor, Italy, Ferrari. A common noun names non-specific people, places, things or ideas, e.g. girl, cat, church.
A Sort these proper nouns and common nouns into the correct boxes.
aeroplane Wexford clock
Áras an Uachtaráin
suitcase website Clare
butterfly Proper Noun
book lizard baby
banana Common Noun apple
B In your copy, list the nouns that you can see in this picture.
Jymbo’s Super Circus Punchestown
C Dictation: Listen to your teacher and write the sentences in your copy.
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