← parts of speech Export Options Alphabetize Word-Def Delimiter Tab Comma Custom Def-Word Delimiter New Line Semicolon Custom Data Copy and paste the text below. It is read-only. Select All noun person, place, thing, or idea. verb expresses an action or state of being. adjective modifies a noun or a pronoun. adverb modifies a verb or an adjective or another adverb. pronoun used in place of a noun or nouns. preposition shows relationship between a noun or a pronoun and another word in the sentence. conjunction joins words or groups of words together. interjection expresses strong emotion. direct object noun or pronoun that receives action of a verb and shows the result of the action. indirect object noun or pronoun that comes between verb and the D.O. It tells to whom, to what, for whom, and for what. predicate adjective adjective that follows a linking verb and describes the subject in the sentence. predicate nominative noun or pronoun that follows a linking verb and explains or identifies the subject of the sentence. phrase a group of related words used as a single part of speech and does not have a subject and verb.