When do I use capital letters?

Questions about IELTSWhen do I use capital letters?
Huy Quoc Staff asked 3 months ago

Capital letters are always used for nouns in the following groups:

  • countries: Germany, Britain, etc
  • towns, cities, states and regions: Tokyo, Paris, Texas, New South Wales, etc.
  • nationalities, ethnic groups and religions – referring to people, languages or things from a country, region or culture:
    Can you speak Vietnamese?
    a Buddhist temple
    You can hear he’s South African from his accent
    I’d like to learn more about Asian culture
  • months and days of the week: October, September, Tuesday, etc.
  • names of organisations and institutions: the United Nations, the National Museum, etc.

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