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Parts of speech


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Parts of speech

  1. 1. Parts of Speech Anna Yanke
  2. 2. Parts of Speech <ul><li>The three main parts of speech are nouns , verbs , and adjectives . </li></ul>
  3. 3. Noun <ul><li>A noun is a person, place, thing, or idea. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples of nouns are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dog </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Meijer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Blanket </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>George Washington </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Verb <ul><li>A verb is an action word. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples of verbs are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Run </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Swim </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Write </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Adjective <ul><li>An adjective is a describing word, that generally describes a noun. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples of adjectives are: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funny </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hairy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Beautiful </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Used in a sentence... <ul><li>Noun: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The boy went to school. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Verb: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sally drives a truck. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Adjective: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The cat is very soft . </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Try it! <ul><li>Can YOU create a sentence with a noun , verb , and adjective ? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create 3 sentences on Microsoft Word or Google Docs, and upload them into the class Wiki! </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Practice! <ul><li>Magnetic Poetry </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Online Mad Libs </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>