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Parts of Speech

Learn all 8 parts of speech and their examples.
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conjunction
a word that connects or joins
for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so
interjection
an expression of emotion
ouch; oh, no; wow; bravo; hey; hooray; whoa
preposition
a word connecting a noun or pronoun to a previous word
to, of, in, for, on, with, at
adverb
a word that modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb
really, quietly, suddenly, very, there, quickly, happily
adjective
a word that qualifies or modifies a noun or pronoun
real, quiet, happy, fast, turquoise, angry, fourth
verb
a word that expresses action or LINKS a subject with a word in the predicate
is, were, ran, have seen, grows, seem, laughed
pronoun
a word that replaces a noun
that, those, which, she, their, I, himself
noun
person, place, thing, or idea
humor, women, sandwich, friends, acquaintance, Westwood, assignments