Parts of Speech Definitions

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Grammar
a way of thinking about language
Four levels of grammar
parts of speech, parts of sentence, phrases, and clauses
Noun
The name of a person place or thing
Pronoun
the word that takes the place of a noun
Subject pronoun
pronouns used for subjects of verbs and subject complements
List the subject pronouns
I, you, he, she, it, we, you, and they
Object pronouns
used as direct objects or indirect objects, and objects of preposition
Parts of speech
the 8 kinds of words in the English language and the role or part they play in a sentence
List the object pronouns
me, you, him, her, it, us, you, and them
Adjective
a word that modifies a noun or pronoun
Adverb
a word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
Article
the 3 adjectives A, AN, and THE
Definite article
the adjective THE
Indefinite articles
the adjectives A, and AN
Three degrees of adjectives
positive, comparative, superlative
Verb
a word that shows action, being, or links a subject to its subject complement
Conjuction
a word that joins 2 words or 2 groups of words
List all coordinating conjunctions
and, but, or, nor, for, so, yet
List a few subordinating conjunctions
if, as, since, when, because
The correlative conjunctions
either or, neither nor, not only but also
Preposition
shows the relationship between its object and another word in the sentence
Interjection
shows emotion but has no grammatical function