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Grammar: Parts of Speech
All words are classified by type. The type is called a "part of speech". Parts of speech explain how words are used in sentences
Part of Speech
A noun is the name of a person, animal, place, thing, or idea
singer, goat, garden, bus, truth
A word that expresses an action or condition, a doing word
be, bite, sing, run
A word that can take the place of a noun
me, he, she, it, they
A word that describes a noun
good, hungry, large, late, beautiful
A word that describes a verb
slowly, patiently, boldly, freshly
A word that shows the relationship between a noun or pronoun and another word in the sentence.
in, before, without, of
A word that links or joins words, phrases or clauses
and, because, so, if
A word that expresses emotion, usually followed by an exclamation mark or question mark
ouch! eh? hey!