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  1. Parts of Speech Review Take notes on your handout

  2. Nouns • Nouns : Persons, places, things or ideas. • Example: girls, school building, blanket, and thoughts • Proper nouns: Must be capitalized, naming very specific persons, places, things or ideas. • Example: Maya Angelou, Boston, Verizon, etc.

  3. Adjectives • Adjectives: Describe nouns. • They also answer one of 3 questions: How many? Which one? What kind? • Example: colorful skateboard, fascinating teacher, creative presentation

  4. VERBS • Verbs: Describe actions. There are 3 different kinds • Action Verbs: running, pass, catch • Linking verbs connect ideas: any form of “to be” (am, is, are) • Adverbs: Describe verbs, adverbs or adjectives. For example: She ran quickly. He is extremely intelligent.

  5. Pronouns and Prepositions • Pronouns: Replace nouns • Example: him, her, it, etc. • Prepositions: shows relationship of a noun or pronoun to another word in the sentence • Example: over, under, through, around, beside

  6. Conjunctions and Interjections • Conjunctions: join words or groups of words • Example: and, or, for, nor, but • Interjections: exclamatory word that shows emotion • Example: Ouch! Hey!