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Part of Speech: consists nouns, pronouns, adverbs, adjectives, and prepositions

Ms. Tedrow's class: Some of these are pretty obvious but it's good to know :)
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noun
person, place, thing, or idea
common noun
begins with lowercase letter (city)
proper noun
begins with capital letter (Audrey)
possessive noun
shows ownership (Audrey's)
pronoun
takes the place of a noun
personal pronoun
1st person: pronouns having to do with "me"; 2nd: "you"; 3rd -> everyone else
reflexive pronoun
reflect to "self" (myself, yourself, yourselves, himself, themselves, itself...NOT: hisself, ourself, theirselves))
interrogative pronoun
Ask a question (Which? Whose? What? Who? Whom?)
relative pronoun
Start a dependent clause (Who, that, which, whom, whose)
demonstrative pronoun
demonstrate which one (this, that, these, those)
indefinite pronoun
don't refer to a definite person or thing (each, either, few, some, all, most, several, few, many, none, everyone, more, much, both, etc."
adverb
modifies adjectives (REALLY awesome), verbs (QUICKLY ran), and other adverbs (EXTREMELY quickly)-NOT is ALWAYS an adverb
adjective
modifies noun (I hate GREEN foods) and pronouns (everyone was SAD) [articles: a, the, an]
prepostition
starts a prep. phrase and shows the relationship b/w a noun/pron. and another word in the sentence. (in, of, by, until, except, during, for, from, with, to, etc.)