Maryland Education Standards. A proper noun is a special name for a particular person, place, or thing.
A proper noun always begins with a capital letter. If there is more than
one word for a particular person, place, or thing, then the first, last,
and all important words are capitalized. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
4.A.3. Compose texts using the revising and editing strategies of effective writers and speakers
4.A.3.b. Proofread and edit writing for
4.A.3.b.3. Capitalization of proper nouns
MD.5.0. Controlling Language
5.C.2. Comprehend and apply Standard English punctuation and capitalization in written language
5.C.2.d. Use capital letters to identify proper nouns and to begin sentences
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