Terms in this set (9)

  • Eight Parts of Speech
    Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adverbs, Adjectives, Conjunctions, Interjections and Prepositions.
  • Noun
    A person, place or thing. EXAMPLE: Student, Teacher.
  • Verb
    Action word; EXAMPLE: know, understand, apply, analyze, evaluate, create.
  • Adjective
    A describing word. EXAMPLE: green, short, silly
  • Adverb
    A word that describes a verb. It says HOW you do something and usually ends in "-ly". EXAMPLE: sadly.
  • Preposition
    A word that shows a place. EXAMPLE: behind
  • Conjunction
    A word that joins thoughts. EXAMPLE: and
  • Pronoun
    A word that replaces a noun. EXAMPLE: He, she, it, I, you, we, they
  • Interjection
    Exclamations. They use the EXCLAMATION MARK: ! EXAMPLE: Stop it!