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Parts of Speech Review #2<br />
Articles<br />Articles are a type of adjective that appear before nouns: <br /> the (definite)   <br />a, an (indefinite)<...
Pronouns<br />Pronouns take the place of a noun to avoid repetition and/or add variety:<br />Ex:  Sally likes to ride Sall...
Prepositions<br />Prepositions are words that specify position, direction, or time:<br />She looked around the room.<br />...
Conjunctions<br />Conjunctions are joining words:<br />and, but, or, nor, for, so, yet<br />They help form compound subjec...
Interjections<br />Interjections are words or phrases that show strong emotions.  <br />Ow!  Wow!  Oh, no!  Ssh!  Yuck!  H...
Challenge<br />Make a sentence that contains all 9 parts of speech and is grammatically correct.<br />noun<br />verb<br />...
Example<br />Wow! That old woman sings sweetly and<br />Int.    adj. adj.   noun    verb   adv.     art.<br />    dances f...
Practice<br />For extra practice click on the following links:<br />Easy<br />More Challenging<br />
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  1. 1. Parts of Speech Review #2<br />
  2. 2. Articles<br />Articles are a type of adjective that appear before nouns: <br /> the (definite) <br />a, an (indefinite)<br />Ex: Please give me the book. <br />(Which book? That specific book over there.)<br />Ex: Please give me a book. <br />(Which book? Any book, I don’t care!)<br />
  3. 3. Pronouns<br />Pronouns take the place of a noun to avoid repetition and/or add variety:<br />Ex: Sally likes to ride Sally’s bicycle.<br />Sally likes to ride her bicycle.<br />She likes to ride her bicycle.<br />However, careless use can cause confusion.<br />Ex: Sally likes to ride Shari’s bicycle.<br />She likes to ride her bicycle.<br />
  4. 4. Prepositions<br />Prepositions are words that specify position, direction, or time:<br />She looked around the room.<br />I hid behind the door.<br />He slept during class.<br />She walked toward the door.<br />
  5. 5. Conjunctions<br />Conjunctions are joining words:<br />and, but, or, nor, for, so, yet<br />They help form compound subjects and verbs:<br />Amir and Jack ran and jumped.<br />They help join independent clauses:<br />Amir wrote the paper, andJack presented it.<br />
  6. 6. Interjections<br />Interjections are words or phrases that show strong emotions. <br />Ow! Wow! Oh, no! Ssh! Yuck! Hey!<br />
  7. 7. Challenge<br />Make a sentence that contains all 9 parts of speech and is grammatically correct.<br />noun<br />verb<br />adjective<br />adverb<br />article<br />pronoun<br />preposition<br />conjunction<br />interjection<br />Post your sentence in the Social Forum under the topic “Parts of Speech Challenge.”<br />
  8. 8. Example<br />Wow! That old woman sings sweetly and<br />Int. adj. adj. noun verb adv. art.<br /> dances frenetically around the room.<br /> v. adv. prep. art. noun.<br />
  9. 9. Practice<br />For extra practice click on the following links:<br />Easy<br />More Challenging<br />
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