names a particular person, place, thing or idea.
names any person, place, thing or idea.
describes, or modifies, a noun or pronoun. It may come before or after the word it modifies.
a word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. Usually supplies one of three types of information about a verb- how, where or when.
a word that takes the place of one or more nouns and the words that go with the nouns.
a word that relates a noun or pronoun to another word in a sentence. These words cannot stand alone in a sentence. They come before a noun or pronoun.
a word that joins a word or groups of words in a sentence. These include and, but, and or.
a verb that links the subject to a noun or an adjective in the predicate. These verbs do not show action. Common ones include, is, be, was, am, feel, are, were, been, seem.
a word that expresses action. It tells what the subject of the sentence does or did.
helps the main verb show an action. By itself, a helping verb cannot show action. Common ones include am, are, is, was, were, will, would, be, being, been, may, might, must.