What are some examples of common nouns?

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Feb 5, 2016

Shirt, door, phone, refrigerator, bread, tiger, fork, student, classroom, teddy bear


Nouns are words that give name to people, animals, places, things, or ideas. Nouns can further be divided into proper and common nouns. Generally, common nouns are words used to name general items rather than specific ones (proper nouns).

Examples of common nouns:

  • can
  • television
  • dog
  • kitchen
  • teacher
  • cousin
  • computer
  • pen
  • paper