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Parts of Speech Notes Parts of Speech Notes There are 8 parts of speech: NounVerbAdjectiveAdverbPronounPrepositionInterjectionConjunction No Vampires At A Pizza Party In California. QUESTIONS
NOUN NOUN A noun is a person, place, thing, or idea. Amy is a noun state is a noun clock is a noun courage is a noun
VERB VERB A verb is an action word or a state of being. sit, run, sleep, behave are all action verbs is, was, were, am, are all state of being verbs
ADJECTIVE An adjective is a descriptive word, they are only used to describe nouns. smart, cowardly, stained, and quiet are all adjectives. SADHAPPY
ADVERB ADVERB An adverb is a word that describes an action, or an adjective, or another adverb The boy ran QUICKLY. That girl is REALLY smart.
PRONOUN PRONOUN A pronoun is a word that is used to replace a noun. he, she, it, and them are all pronouns.
PREPOSITION PREPOSITION A preposition is a word used to show direction, location, or time. through and toward are prepositions here and in are prepositions during and after are prepositions
INTERJECTION INTERJECTION An interjection is a word that is used to show emotion. Wow is an interjection Well is an interjection Oops is an interjection
CONJUNCTION CONJUNCTION A conjunction is a word that is used to join longer sentences together. and, or, but are all conjunctions also, therefore, and furthermore are all conjunctions.