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8 parts of speech
The 8 parts of speech as defined by Holt's Elements of Language.
names a person, place, thing, or idea
modifies a noun or a pronoun
modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
is used in place of one or more nouns or pronouns
shows the relationship of a noun or a pronoun to some other word in a sentence
expresses emotion and has no grammatical relation to the rest of the sentence
expresses an action or a state of being
joins words or groups of words