4 Answered Questions for the topic proper nouns
Writing and speaking duplicated words?
A recent workplace conversation prompted this question. Red Hat, the software company behind a popular Linux distribution, came by the office and everyone got some random trinkets, including a... more
Should "State" be capitalized on its own?
In the following sentence, is rivers capitalized or not? The Delaware and Potomac rivers are beautiful.
Does the abbreviation for Saint in a church name require a period?
In referring to a local church, does the name "St Giles" require a period after the "St"? I was told that to add a period confuses it with the abbreviation for street.