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common nounnoun [C/U]

us   /ˈkɑm·ən ˈnɑʊn/
(in grammar) a name for any group of people, places, or things that are of the same type: The words "teacher," "river," and "table" are common nouns.
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uk   /ˌkɒm.ən ˈnaʊn/ us   /ˌkɑː.mən ˈnaʊn/ specialized
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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