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these and those

The words these and those should only be used with plurals. 

I have never seen these kind of boxes before. (...these kinds of boxes ) 
Sarah is not used to those type of situations. (...those types of situations )

How to spot a common noun and a proper noun?

How to spot a common noun and a proper noun?









A common noun answers the question "What is it?" Q: What is it? A: It is a bridge.
A proper noun answers the question "What's its name?" Q: What's its name? A: It is Talkha Bridge.