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Parts Of Speech


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Parts Of Speech

  1. 1. Parts of Speech Laurel Dine [email_address]
  2. 2. Main Menu <ul><li>Nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Pronouns </li></ul><ul><li>Adjectives </li></ul><ul><li>Verbs </li></ul><ul><li>Adverbs </li></ul><ul><li>Conjunctions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Video </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Prepositions </li></ul>
  3. 3. Nouns <ul><li>Words that describe people, places, things or ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dog </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cat </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The dog ran after the cat . </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Pronouns <ul><li>Words that replace nouns in sentences </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>I </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>He </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>She </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I drove the car. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Adjectives <ul><li>Words that describe nouns </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Happy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sad </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cool </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The boy was happy ! </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Verbs <ul><li>Action words </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Run </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jump </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skip </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I jumped over a log </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Adverbs <ul><li>Words that describe verbs </li></ul><ul><li>-ly ending </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Joyfully </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Actively </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sadly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The boy looked on sadly as the plane departed. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Conjunctions <ul><li>Words that join two or more sentences. </li></ul><ul><li>Examples </li></ul><ul><ul><li>And </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>But </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>either/or </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I would love some ice cream but I’m full from dinner. </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Conjunction Junction <ul><li>Click here for a video about conjunctions! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Prepositions <ul><li>Words that </li></ul>