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Noun
• A noun is a naming word. It
names a person, place, thing,
idea
• E.g. cowboy, theatre, box,
thought, tree, kindness...
Verb
• A verb is a word which describes
an action (doing something) or a
state (being something).
• E.g. walk, talk, think...
Adjective
• An adjective is a word that
describes a noun. It tells you
something about the noun.
• E.g. big, yellow, thin,...
Adverb
• An adverb is a word which usually
describes a verb. It tells you how
something is done. It may also
tell you when...
Pronoun
• A pronoun is used instead
of a noun, to avoid
repeating the noun.
• E.g. I, you, he, she, it,
we, they
• Sentenc...
Preposition
• A preposition usually comes before a
noun, pronoun or noun phrase. It joins
the noun to some other part of t...
Conjunction
• A conjunction joins two
words, phrases or
sentences together.
• E.g. but, so, and, because,
or
• Sentence: I...
Interjection
• An interjection is an unusual kind
of word, because it often stands
alone. Interjections are words
which ex...
Source
• http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/parts-
of-
speech_1.htmhttp://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/st
udyzone/330/grammar/par...
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  1. 1. Noun • A noun is a naming word. It names a person, place, thing, idea • E.g. cowboy, theatre, box, thought, tree, kindness, arrival • Sentence: This is my dog. He lives in my house. We live
  2. 2. Verb • A verb is a word which describes an action (doing something) or a state (being something). • E.g. walk, talk, think, believe, live, like, want, be, have, do, like, work, sing, can, must. • Sentence: EnglishClub.com is a web site. I like EnglishClub.com.
  3. 3. Adjective • An adjective is a word that describes a noun. It tells you something about the noun. • E.g. big, yellow, thin, amazing, beautiful, quick, important • Sentence: I have two dogs. My dogs are big. I
  4. 4. Adverb • An adverb is a word which usually describes a verb. It tells you how something is done. It may also tell you when or where something happened. • E.g. slowly, intelligently, well, yesterday, tomorrow, here, everywhere • Sentence: My dog eats quickly.
  5. 5. Pronoun • A pronoun is used instead of a noun, to avoid repeating the noun. • E.g. I, you, he, she, it, we, they • Sentence: Tara is
  6. 6. Preposition • A preposition usually comes before a noun, pronoun or noun phrase. It joins the noun to some other part of the sentence. • E.g. on, in, by, with, under, through, at • Sentence: We went to school on Monday.
  7. 7. Conjunction • A conjunction joins two words, phrases or sentences together. • E.g. but, so, and, because, or • Sentence: I like dogs but I don't like cats.
  8. 8. Interjection • An interjection is an unusual kind of word, because it often stands alone. Interjections are words which express emotion or surprise, and they are usually followed by exclamation marks. • E.g.: Ouch!, Hello!, Hurray!, Oh no!, Ha! • Sentence: Well, I don't know.
  9. 9. Source • http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/parts- of- speech_1.htmhttp://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/elc/st udyzone/330/grammar/parts.htm
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