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Proper Nouns Quiz

You can do this grammar quiz online or print it on paper. It tests what you learned on the Proper Nouns pages.

1. We met at McDonalds at noon. The word "McDonalds" is a ______ noun.

proper
common
a) proper b) common

2. There are 12 months in a year. The word "months" is a _____ noun.

proper
common
a) proper b) common

3. My favourite movie is Grease with John Travolta. The word "Grease" is a _____ noun.

proper
common
a) proper b) common

4. Lisa works as a programmer at Microsoft. The word "Microsoft" is a _____ noun.

proper
common
a) proper b) common

5. I live in a small town in England. The word "town" is a _____ noun.

proper
common
a) proper b) common

6. My cousin lives in _____ .

the USA
USA
a) the USA b) USA

7. I want to visit _____ when I finish school.

the Asia
Asia
a) the Asia b) Asia

8. Call me when you arrive at _____ .

hotel
the hotel
a) hotel b) the hotel

9. I have a check-up with _____ on Friday.

the Dr. Smith
Dr. Smith
a) the Dr. Smith b) Dr. Smith

10. We saw whales in _____ Ocean.

Pacific
the Pacific
a) Pacific b) the Pacific

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