Grammar Patterns

under N

The 'pseudonym' group

These nouns refer to a false name. They are used as normal count nouns.
His classic, A Grief Observed, was first published under a pseudonym, the author's identity only being revealed after his death.
Name is always used with words which make the meaning more specific, and can be used to refer to a genuine name.
In order to pay the rent, she penned two romantic sagas under the name of Caroline Harvey.
He also registered at a hotel room under his own name.
  • alias
  • assumed name
  • name
  • pen name
  • pseudonym
  • stage name
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