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<ul><li>The Parts of Speech </li></ul><ul><li>By:  Janine Witte </li></ul>
Witte’s Wonderful World of Writing (and Grammar)
Take out your English notebooks.
The 8 Parts of Speech <ul><li>Noun </li></ul><ul><li>Verb </li></ul><ul><li>Adjective </li></ul><ul><li>Adverb </li></ul><...
Noun <ul><li>Names a person, place, thing or idea </li></ul>
Forms of Nouns <ul><li>Common/Proper </li></ul><ul><li>Singular/Plural </li></ul><ul><li>Concrete/Abstract </li></ul><ul><...
 
Verb <ul><li>Shows action or a state of being </li></ul>
Examples of Verbs <ul><li>Action Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Linking Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Helping Verbs  </li></ul><ul><li>...
 
Adjective <ul><li>Describes a noun or a pronoun </li></ul>
Adjectives answer… <ul><li>What kind? </li></ul><ul><li>Which one? </li></ul><ul><li>How many? </li></ul>
 
Adverb <ul><li>Describes a verb, adjective or another adverb </li></ul>
Adverbs answer… <ul><li>How? </li></ul><ul><li>When? </li></ul><ul><li>Where? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Usually ends in -ly </...
 
Pronoun <ul><li>Takes the place of a noun </li></ul>
Pronoun Examples <ul><li>Subject Pronouns </li></ul><ul><li>Object Pronouns </li></ul>
 
Preposition <ul><li>Connects a noun or pronoun to the rest of the sentence </li></ul>
Preposition Examples… <ul><ul><li>The book is  on  the table.  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The book is  beneath  the table....
 
Interjection <ul><li>Shows strong emotion </li></ul>
Interjections… <ul><li>Interjections are usually followed by exclamation marks </li></ul>
 
Conjunction <ul><li>Connects a word or phrase </li></ul>
Conjunction Examples… <ul><li>FANBOYS </li></ul><ul><li>F   A  N   B  O  Y  S </li></ul>So Yet Or But Nor And For
 
You think English/Grammar doesn’t matter? <ul><li>Don’t be this guy! </li></ul>
Fun Links… <ul><li>Parts of Speech Game http://eslus.com/LESSONS/GRAMMAR/POS/pos.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Grammar Gorillas Pa...
Sources… <ul><li>Grammar Police Picture  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.tonystarkz.com/GrammarPolice.gif   </li></ul></...
 
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  1. 1. <ul><li>The Parts of Speech </li></ul><ul><li>By: Janine Witte </li></ul>
  2. 2. Witte’s Wonderful World of Writing (and Grammar)
  3. 3. Take out your English notebooks.
  4. 4. The 8 Parts of Speech <ul><li>Noun </li></ul><ul><li>Verb </li></ul><ul><li>Adjective </li></ul><ul><li>Adverb </li></ul><ul><li>Pronoun </li></ul><ul><li>Preposition </li></ul><ul><li>Interjection </li></ul><ul><li>Conjunction </li></ul>
  5. 5. Noun <ul><li>Names a person, place, thing or idea </li></ul>
  6. 6. Forms of Nouns <ul><li>Common/Proper </li></ul><ul><li>Singular/Plural </li></ul><ul><li>Concrete/Abstract </li></ul><ul><li>Direct </li></ul><ul><li>Objects of the Preposition </li></ul><ul><li>Predicate Nouns </li></ul>
  7. 8. Verb <ul><li>Shows action or a state of being </li></ul>
  8. 9. Examples of Verbs <ul><li>Action Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Linking Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Helping Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Transitive Verbs </li></ul>
  9. 11. Adjective <ul><li>Describes a noun or a pronoun </li></ul>
  10. 12. Adjectives answer… <ul><li>What kind? </li></ul><ul><li>Which one? </li></ul><ul><li>How many? </li></ul>
  11. 14. Adverb <ul><li>Describes a verb, adjective or another adverb </li></ul>
  12. 15. Adverbs answer… <ul><li>How? </li></ul><ul><li>When? </li></ul><ul><li>Where? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Usually ends in -ly </li></ul></ul>
  13. 17. Pronoun <ul><li>Takes the place of a noun </li></ul>
  14. 18. Pronoun Examples <ul><li>Subject Pronouns </li></ul><ul><li>Object Pronouns </li></ul>
  15. 20. Preposition <ul><li>Connects a noun or pronoun to the rest of the sentence </li></ul>
  16. 21. Preposition Examples… <ul><ul><li>The book is on the table. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The book is beneath the table. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The book is leaning against the table. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The book is beside the table. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She held the book over the table. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She read the book during class </li></ul></ul>
  17. 23. Interjection <ul><li>Shows strong emotion </li></ul>
  18. 24. Interjections… <ul><li>Interjections are usually followed by exclamation marks </li></ul>
  19. 26. Conjunction <ul><li>Connects a word or phrase </li></ul>
  20. 27. Conjunction Examples… <ul><li>FANBOYS </li></ul><ul><li>F A N B O Y S </li></ul>So Yet Or But Nor And For
  21. 29. You think English/Grammar doesn’t matter? <ul><li>Don’t be this guy! </li></ul>
  22. 30. Fun Links… <ul><li>Parts of Speech Game http://eslus.com/LESSONS/GRAMMAR/POS/pos.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Grammar Gorillas Parts of Speech Game http://www.funbrain.com/grammar/index.html </li></ul><ul><li>Shurley English http:// www.shurley.com / </li></ul>
  23. 31. Sources… <ul><li>Grammar Police Picture </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.tonystarkz.com/GrammarPolice.gif </li></ul></ul><ul><li>I Has a Grammar Picture </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// svana.org/sjh/images/various/knuth_don_has_a_grammar.jpg   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>FANBOYS Conjunctions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.chompchomp.com/terms/coordinatingconjunction.htm   </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Grammar House Rock Videos </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http:// www.youtube.com / </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Parts of Speech Definitions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.usingenglish.com/glossary/parts-of-speech.html </li></ul></ul>
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