Language Arts

Parts of Speech

Parts of Speech

Each word for parts are speech do not explain what the word is, but how it is used.


Verb

  • A verb and is action
  • Ex. Jump, Run, and Jog.
  • Anything you can do is a verb


Adverb

  • modifies/ describes a verb
  • Very similar to an adjective


Noun

  • a person, place, or thing
  • Ex. Car, Book Bag, and Desk


Adjective

  • modifies/ describes noun
  • Ex. Blue Hair
  • Ex. Big Truck


Prepositions

  • A preposition links nouns, pronouns, and phrases to words in the setence
  • Ex. in, on, around, and under


Conjuction

  • You can use them to link together words, phrases, or clauses.
  • For, and, because, but, or, yet, until