names a person, place, thing, or idea
ex. of nouns
ball, Wal-Mart, team, football, beauty
signal words for nouns
the, a, an
takes the place of a noun or other pronoun
ex. of pronouns
I, myself, who, another, this, whom
Expresses action or condition of a person, place, or thing
am, is, are, was were
be being been have has had do does did may might must can could will would shall should
always the last verb in the verb phrase
ing, ed, en
word used to modify or describe a noun or pronoun, such as "happy," "sad," or "pretty."
_____________DESCRIBE VERBS, ADJECTIVES, AND OTHER ADVERBS. ADVERBS ANSWER THE QUESTIONS WHERE, WHEN, HOW, AND WHY, AND OFTEN END IN LY.
for, and, nor, but, or, yet so (fanboys)
a word or group of words that expresses strong feeling; example: WELL, Snoopy is at the typewriter again.
for a word to be a preposition it must be followed by a N or Pro that is the object of the prep
ex. of prepositions
around about above under in with up from of within