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1 How many parts of speech can you list?

2 NOUN A noun is a word used to name a person, animal, place, thing, or idea. List as many nouns as you can in the picture below. You have ONE minute.

3 VERB A verb expresses action or a state of being.
Example: What verbs could you use when describing a typical school day?

4 ADJECTIVE An adjective describes a noun or pronoun. (Answers: What kind? Which one? How many?) Examples: What adjectives could you use to describe my clothes?

5 ADVERB An adverb describes an action verb, adjective, or adverb. (Answers: When? Where? How? To what extent?) Examples: List as many adverbs as you can to describe the way a person is moving.

6 PRONOUN A pronoun takes the place of a noun or nouns.
Examples: What pronoun(s) would you use to take the place of the following nouns? My dad The XC team Mrs. Moore’s class Nurse

7 CONJUNCTION A conjunction connects words or groups of words.
Examples: F A N B O Y S Write a sentence using one of the conjunctions listed above!

8 PREPOSITION A preposition relates a noun or pronoun to another word in the sentence. Look at the bunny and box. What words can define the relationship between the bunny and the box?

9 INTERJECTION An interjection expresses a strong feeling or emotion.

10 Let’s Practice!

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