PARTS OF SPEECH
Noun: a person, place or thing.
Examples-a computer, coffeemaker, furniture, office, China, wall, shoes…….
Pronoun- a word used to replace a noun to avoid repetition.
Examples- If, you, she, him, we , hers, his….
Adjective- a word used to describe a noun or a pronoun.
Examples- blue, red, short, fuzzy, rough, tasty, fluffy……
Verb: a word used to show action or state of being.
Examples: eating, blinking, thinking, am, are, was, were, be, being…..
Adverb: a word used to describe a verb, and adjective, or another word (almost always end in ly)
Examples: You have very long hair. (very is the adverb)
Conjunction: a word used to to link or join words, phrases, or clauses.
Examples: and, but, or
Interjection: A word used strictly to express emotion.
Examples: Oh, hey, golly,yes, no, darn….
Preposition: a word that shows relationships between other words in a sentence.
Exmaples: on, off, under, in, out, for, from, through, over……
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