A noun is a person, a place, or a thing.Ex. Jimmy read a book in the park.  Jimmy is a noun because it is a person’s name....
A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a  noun.Ex. John rode on John’s tractor. New sentence: John rode on his tracto...
An adjective is a word that describes a noun.Ex. The tall man went into the restaurant. Tall is an adjective. It describes...
A verb is a word that shows what something or  someone is doing.Ex. Mary sleeps on the couch. Sleeps is a verb because it ...
An adverb can tell how, when, or where an action happened.Ex. Jason quickly read the book. How did Jason read? Quickly.   ...
Conjunctions connect words, phrases, clauses, or even entire sentences.Ex. Grapes are purple or green. Or is the conjuncti...
Prepositions are words that specify place,  direction or time.Ex. The ball rolled under the table.  Under is a preposition...
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  1. 1. A noun is a person, a place, or a thing.Ex. Jimmy read a book in the park. Jimmy is a noun because it is a person’s name. Book is a noun because it is a thing. Park is a noun because it is a place. Quit
  2. 2. A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun.Ex. John rode on John’s tractor. New sentence: John rode on his tractor. His takes the place of John’s to make the sentence sound better. Quit
  3. 3. An adjective is a word that describes a noun.Ex. The tall man went into the restaurant. Tall is an adjective. It describes a noun, man. Quit
  4. 4. A verb is a word that shows what something or someone is doing.Ex. Mary sleeps on the couch. Sleeps is a verb because it shows what Mary does. Quit
  5. 5. An adverb can tell how, when, or where an action happened.Ex. Jason quickly read the book. How did Jason read? Quickly. Quit
  6. 6. Conjunctions connect words, phrases, clauses, or even entire sentences.Ex. Grapes are purple or green. Or is the conjunction. It connects purple and green. Quit
  7. 7. Prepositions are words that specify place, direction or time.Ex. The ball rolled under the table. Under is a preposition because it specifies place. Quit

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