Proper names/nouns in English

Spelling of proper names in English

Proper names (or nouns) are capitalized in English. Here are some examples:

days of the week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

months: January, February, March

names of companies: Amazon, Coca Cola, Google

countries, towns: England, Canada, San Francisco

sights: the Grand Canyon, the Empire State Buildung, the Underground

books, films, prizes: the Bible, the Oscar, the Nobel Prize

names of people: Tim Smith, Jennie Baker, Theodore Roosevelt

famous people: Aristotle, Napoleon, Shakespeare

mountains, rivers, seas, oceans, well-known regions: Mount Everest, the River Thames, the North Sea, the Atlantic Ocean, the South of France