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Parts Of Speech Noun, Verb, Adjective, Adverb, Pronoun, Prepositions, Interjection, Conjunction
NOUNS Person Jay-Z is a rapper. Place We went to Disney World. Thing Yesterday, we bought a dog. Idea Honesty is the best policy.
VERB A word that shows action I ran all the way to the store. A state of being- is, am, were, was, are,be, being, been I am tired. She was writing a paper, but she took a nap.
ADJECTIVE Describes a noun or pronoun The girl is pretty. He wore a red shirt. The tired horse.
ADVERB Describes a verb, adjective, or another adverb Typically answers the questions How? In what way? When? Where? To what extent? Often ends in –ly The waves came in quickly over the rocks. I often have eggs for breakfast. I will not go skydiving again.
PRONOUN Takes the place of a noun: I, you, he/she/it, we, they They are going to the movie. You should put a coat on.
PREPOSITIONS Relates a noun or pronoun to another word in the sentence. Usually indicates the temporal, spatial or logical relationship of its object to the rest of the sentence The book is on the table. The cat is under the couch. Sue is standing beside Tim.
Interjection Words or phrase used to express strong emotion or surprise. Ouch, that hurt! Oh no, I forgot that the exam was today. Hey! Put that down!
Conjunction Connects words or individual groups of words- and, but, or,nor, for, so, yet, either, neither I ate pizza and pasta. You can go either right or left. Toni wanted to go skating, but she went to the movies instead.