Noun and Verb Phrases

By: Jayden Hamilton

Noun Phrases

A noun phrase is what is actually doing something in a sentence, or performing the verb or verb phrase.

Verb Phrases

A verb or verb phrase is an action or something that is happening in a sentence.

Examples

1. "I walked into the closet"

"I" is the noun and "walked into the closet" is the verb phrase.

2. "The computer fell off of the table"

"The computer" is the noun and "fell off of the table" is the verb phrase.

3. "I ate the tacos"

"I" is the noun and "ate the tacos"