Parts of Speech
There are 8 parts of speech:
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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
A verb is an action word or a state of
sit, run, sleep, behave are all action
is, was, were, am, are all state of
An adjective is a descriptive word, they
are only used to describe nouns.
smart, cowardly, stained, and quiet are
An adverb is a word that describes an
action, or an adjective,
or another adverb
The boy ran QUICKLY.
That girl is REALLY smart.
A pronoun is a word that is used to
replace a noun.
he, she, it, and them are all pronouns.
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
An interjection is a word that is used to
Wow is an interjection
Well is an interjection
Oops is an interjection
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