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    Would North Carolina be considerred a compound proper noun

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    Default Re: Compound Proper Nouns

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    Would North Carolina be considerred a compound proper noun
    North Carolina is a proper noun. It is not considered a compound noun. North is an adjective that is part of the proper noun naming a geographic area [state]:North Carolina
    Last edited by Teia; 08-Sep-2007 at 18:00.

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