A person, place, thing, or abstract idea:
Proper nouns are specific names of people, places, or things:
- Mother Goose
- President Clinton
- Empire State College
- Central Park
- General Electric microwave oven
- Stone Church Road
- Freedom of Speech
- Kelly Temporary Employment Agency
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