Tag: proper-nouns

53 Why is Zika capitalized and chikungunya and yellow fever are not? 2016-02-29T12:17:07.090

43 "The Jesus who said" - why is there a definite article before the proper name "Jesus"? 2018-12-27T14:45:46.403

35 Why is "science" in "Bachelor of Science" singular, whereas "arts" in "Bachelor of Arts" is plural? 2020-07-25T16:48:04.870

26 "No more Hiroshima" or "No more Hiroshimas" 2015-01-14T10:52:58.697

16 "The USA" versus "USA" 2013-07-17T14:10:49.990

15 Using "south" when referring to the southern part of a place 2013-01-28T03:11:00.023

15 Using THE before some countries 2014-05-31T18:01:50.823

14 "I and John" vs. "John and myself" vs. "John and I" -- Which is the acceptable way to refer to myself and my friend? 2015-06-15T13:29:10.500

14 (The) Putin's ratings shot up. Is the definite article allowed here? 2016-05-02T10:06:23.543

10 “I like the USA” or “I like USA”? 2015-05-18T07:37:10.300

9 Why aren't currency names capitalized? 2014-02-15T09:07:19.033

9 Question about "the" before names 2014-05-12T15:28:18.007

9 Using "the" instead of "a" for something that isn't a specific object 2015-04-09T13:56:00.320

9 No more Hiroshimas - Can proper nouns be plural form? 2017-02-26T04:34:38.757

8 Is the name of a disease considered a proper noun? 2013-10-03T15:23:39.737

8 Definite article with "9/11" 2016-02-13T05:44:39.677

7 How do I pluralize a proper noun that is also an English word? 2015-12-02T21:08:41.653

7 When should one use articles with adjective+proper noun? 2017-04-01T16:50:54.960

7 Articles before modified proper nouns 2017-12-21T12:59:06.680

6 Why are lakes called "Lake Soandso" but seas are called "Soandso Sea"? 2015-03-21T20:20:51.437

6 before we get to yuppie -- why no article in front of "yuppie"? 2015-11-19T13:44:19.947

6 Is "coach" a proper noun in this case? 2018-09-22T19:20:28.370

5 Is 'a' implying one of the family? 2013-02-22T03:12:45.180

5 How do you pronounce names? 2014-02-13T20:37:12.877

5 "The Collins French Gem Grammar" and "Collins French Gem Grammar" -- why use an article? 2015-02-25T01:59:08.373

5 Why are some common nouns' first letters being used capital? 2015-07-17T09:20:07.783

5 Is 'A dead [Proper Noun]' okay? 2015-12-15T09:08:28.043

5 Articles with the days of the week: "Is it a Monday today?" 2016-01-17T22:20:19.217

4 Putting proper nouns in all capitals 2013-03-13T08:39:35.093

4 "Is Peter's party on a Sunday?" Why is the indefinite article used? 2013-12-04T05:14:00.143

4 How do I refer to the people living in the particular city? Is it random always? 2014-04-16T06:48:48.777

4 India Prime Minister Vs. Indian Prime Minister Vs. India's Prime Minister 2014-10-01T13:13:10.917

4 When to use 'the' in front of a country? 2014-11-04T14:19:48.727

4 We America.... and not We Americans -what is this special use? 2015-06-04T06:31:18.163

4 Capitalizing family members' names (i.e. nouns, NOT proper nouns) 2015-08-07T05:23:18.150

4 Using article "the" with famous places? 2015-10-29T01:50:25.997

4 Adams are four brothers 2017-04-15T15:40:20.733

4 Is there any rule for shortening of names of people? 2017-07-28T02:59:38.670

4 Do you say Industrialist Henry Ford or the industrialist Henry Ford? 2019-03-20T00:57:38.867

4 Choosing a shop name 2019-04-15T09:07:22.467

4 How to express "Anonymous" when functioning as a proper noun? 2020-06-28T02:58:26.680

3 Why "the Australian Capital Territory" but not "the New South Wales"? 2013-03-09T06:29:24.433

3 'The' with noun expressions containing personal names 2013-12-11T08:39:26.373

3 Why are 'proper nouns' of body enzymes and things the like not capitalized? 2014-08-20T07:53:47.617

3 Translation of country and city names in legal documents 2014-12-30T09:45:24.487

3 A proper noun with an indefinite article -is it a rare case? 2015-04-07T11:17:22.823

3 How to translate proper name that contain one diacritical mark? 2015-06-24T15:47:06.007

3 Makeup, make-up or make up? 2015-07-15T10:24:45.053

3 What is the name of the box which keeps software CD? 2015-11-23T19:20:09.027

3 Why don't we use the letter "s" to form a genitive in this example? 2015-12-14T23:49:59.637

3 How to parse "in the twenties"? 2016-02-19T21:53:01.190

3 (The) Soup Of The Day 2016-03-24T14:51:40.360

3 Countability of Proper Nouns 2016-04-05T19:01:11.750

3 Do you pronounce foreigners' names with the foreign pronunciation? 2017-02-01T20:10:50.597

3 Galois Theory -- an implied genitive or not genitive at all? 2018-03-29T20:41:03.833

3 Why there is an indefinite article "We have a Hulk" 2018-08-24T20:52:11.950

2 Using the word "the" with a university name 2014-01-26T10:54:08.493

2 The Netherlands or just Netherlands in parenthetical constructions 2014-02-21T03:05:52.023

2 What are the role of titles before names in English? 2014-03-04T22:47:52.370

2 Some grammar for sites 2014-03-11T06:05:44.713

2 Are "Bashkir" and "Bashkirian" interchangeable adjectives? 2014-10-10T05:10:52.960

2 Is republican state's title part of the name? 2014-11-17T08:18:58.873

2 Add "the" before "of" 2015-01-29T01:30:48.033

2 Should I need to put an article before proper noun- in the following case? 2015-11-01T14:10:48.803

2 Asking menu that a brand of shop serve? 2015-11-20T18:32:59.917

2 indefinite article before proper names 2016-04-20T13:01:32.993

2 How to relate a value to a name 2016-06-15T11:28:58.797

2 Batman: a compound noun or a proper noun? 2016-06-19T15:52:19.983

2 Is the rephrasing of "city of Brandfield" to "Brandfield city" correct? 2016-11-21T08:27:05.793

2 Should adjectives derived from people's name start always with an uppercase letter? 2017-01-09T13:54:55.883

2 What's the proper use of titles in sentences? 2017-04-06T14:05:11.530

2 Article before a proper noun? 2017-04-09T11:00:15.420

2 "If you own" or "If you own a" when talking about a product in an ad 2019-04-04T09:39:51.310

2 "the Danube River", "the Danube" or "the River Danube"? 2020-05-25T23:08:17.003

1 What should I understand by "try outlook"? 2014-02-13T00:22:30.220

1 Why are these words capitalized in Collins Dictionary? 2014-08-25T07:34:23.253

1 Can people have punctuation marks in their name? 2015-01-22T17:05:35.197

1 Adjective or possessive? 2015-02-17T11:11:15.707

1 Sent her an email with or about? 2015-05-18T00:26:25.487

1 With which countries do we use 'The'? 2015-07-26T09:57:24.007

1 What is the difference between 'east Indian' and 'eastern Indian'? 2015-08-10T07:10:09.663

1 Introducing a proper noun 2015-10-22T09:11:04.867

1 What is the "Flying Y Ranch"? 2016-01-06T07:07:23.230

1 What is grammar of these structures "room 101"; "flight 301", "building C", etc? 2016-03-12T08:37:04.213

1 "That house is made..." – of vs. from vs. with vs. by (a material) 2016-11-20T16:06:49.527

1 When someone injects Botox to her face 2017-01-22T10:27:33.480

1 How to better express the idea of "advantages are supported by" 2017-01-25T09:36:40.957

1 Should "Roosevelt was re-elected the President" have "the" and "as"? 2017-01-27T00:15:23.817

1 Saifur's, Shahin's, Mijan's 2017-04-06T16:16:56.007

1 is there any term given to people who like smoking? 2017-09-07T06:23:22.750

1 plural forms - family names 2017-11-05T15:15:54.273

1 What is the correct says of `how to quickly remember 10^x to 2^y` 2017-11-27T06:49:28.747

1 What does "Linked in" mean? 2018-03-04T09:03:13.280

1 The use of the definite article with the names of bridges and zoos in American English 2018-04-04T11:58:52.810

1 "the imread function" or "the function imread" 2018-04-04T17:54:51.853

1 Premodifying adjectives and proper noun countability 2018-04-09T09:22:47.373

1 Are Titles Proper Nouns 2018-05-11T13:18:15.610

1 How can "the number of times" be abbreviated? 2018-09-13T23:13:16.027

1 What is called an organization where people are looking for a job for a while? 2018-11-18T20:21:45.783