Definition: 'Proper'

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  • Length: 6 characters
  • Syllables: 2

Results for word: proper

Grammatical Information:
  • Names of people, places, organisations, etc begin with a Capital Letter and are called Proper Nouns
  • Adjectives modify Nouns
Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Related Glossary Definitions:

Proper Adjective;  Proper Nouns

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