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Parts of Speech

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noun
a word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, or idea
pronoun
a word that takes the place of a noun: I, me, mine, you, your, he, him, his, she, her, hers, it, its, we, us, our/ours, they, them, their/theirs
adjective
a word that modifies a noun or pronoun
verb
shows action or state of being
adverb
A word that modifies a verb, an adjective, or another adverb
conjunction
A word used to join words or groups of words
article
a kind of adjective which is always used with a noun and gives information about the noun, for example: a, an, that, and the.
preposition
word used to show the relationship of a noun or pronoun to some other word in the sentence. Examples: in, under, near, behind, to, from, over
interjection
word that expresses emotion and is not related grammatically to other words in the sentence. Examples: oh, wow, well
subject
A noun or pronoun in the sentence.
predicate
It tells what the subject is or does