Parts of Speech

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1. 
pronoun
 
a word that takes the place of noun, a group of words acting like a noun, or another pronoun
 
2. 
verb
 
a word that expresses action or a state of being; tells what a noun does or helps to tell what or how it is
 
3. 
adjective
 
a word that modifies the meaning of a noun or pronoun
 
4. 
adverb
 
a word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb by making its meaning more specific; it can answer the questions when, where, how, how much, or to what extent or degree
 
5. 
preposition
 
a word that shows the relationship of a noun or a pronoun to some other word in a sentence
 
6. 
noun
 
a word that names people, places, things, or ideas
 
7. 
conjunction
 
a word or a group of words that joins single words or sentence parts together
 
8. 
interjection
 
a word or a group or words that expresses emotion or exclamation; has no grammatical connection to the other words
 
9. 
clause
 
a group of related words that contain both a subject and a verb
 
10. 
prepositional phrases
 
made up of a preposition and its object and any modifiers of that object