Parts of speech

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1. 

Noun

 

Identifies the person or things or ideas in a sentence

 
2. 

Pronoun

 

Used in place of a noun

 
3. 

Verb

 

Expresses the ex

 
4. 

Adjective

 

Qualifies or describes nouns or pronouns

 
5. 

Adverb

 

modifies, or qualifies, verbs, adjectives, or other adverbs and is most often formed by adding to an adjective

 
6. 

Conjunction

 

joins two or more words, phases, or clauses together within a sentence common conjunctions include: but, not, or, yet, after, because, since, where and so forth

 
7. 

Pereposition

 

indicates a relationship between a noun or pronoun and some other words in a sentence. common preposition include: of, on, to, at, by, for, from, in, with, above, against, like, toward, and so forth

 
8. 

Interjection

 

an independent words that expresses an exclamation or emotion