The 8 Parts of Speech… Nouns Adjectives Pronouns Verbs Adverbs Conjunctions Prepositions Interjections
The 8 Parts of Speech… A noun is a person, place, thing or idea. An adjective describes a noun. It tells how many, which one and what kind. A pronoun takes the place of a noun. A verb shows action or state of being. An adverb describes verbs, adjectives and other adverbs. An adverb answers how, when, where, why and under what condition. Conjunctions “hook” together words, phrases and/or clauses. Prepositions are words that relate its object to another word in the sentence. Interjections are words that show emotion.
Parts of speech are the building blocks of English grammar. Learning correct grammar is the foundation to improving your writing skills.
The 8 Parts of Speech… We will be studying the eight parts of speech so hold onto your hats!!! Wow! We = pronoun will be studying = verb the, eight = adjectives parts = noun of = preposition speech = noun so = conjunction hold = verb onto = preposition your = pronoun hats = noun Wow! = interjection