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What is a part of speech?. Each part of speech tells how the word is used. It does not tell what the word is. A noun is a word used to name a person, animal, place, or thing. Town School Dog Boat Cake Sled Bike Book Pencil. Learning To Identify Parts Of Speech. Language Arts

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each part of speech tells how the word is used
Each part of speech tells how the word is used.

It does not tell what the word is.

a noun is a word used to name a person animal place or thing
A noun is a word used to name a person, animal, place, or thing.

Town School Dog

Boat Cake Sled

Bike Book Pencil

books are made of ink paper and glue
Books are made of ink, paper, and glue.
  • In this sentence, "books" is a noun, the subject of the sentence.
ann waits patiently while bob books the tickets
Ann waits patiently while Bobbooks the tickets.

Here "books" is a verb. Bobis thesubject.

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A verbdescribes something about the subject of the sentence. It express actions, events, or states of being.

Run Draw Hit

Eat Sleep Go

Crawl Walk Skip

we walk down the street
Wewalk down the street.

In this sentence, "walk" is a verb, and its subject is the pronoun "we."

a preposition links nouns pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence
A preposition links nouns, pronouns, and phrases to other words in a sentence.

On Beneath Against

Beside Over With

About Above After

the mail carrier stood on the walk
The mail carrierstood on the walk.

“Walk" is a noun, which is part of a prepositional phrase describing where the mail carrier stood.

a pronoun can replace a noun or another pronoun
A pronoun can replace a noun or another pronoun.

I You She

He We Her

They Me

Him Them

It Us

we will meet at the library at 3 30 p m
Wewill meet at the library at 3:30 p.m.

We is the pronoun which takes the place of a noun, such as Bob and Ann.

an adjective describes or modifies a noun or a pronoun
An adjective describes or modifies a noun or a pronoun.

Small Dark Dank

Battered Large Yellow

Big Wide Dirty

an adverb can modify a verb an adjective another adverb a phrase or a clause
An adverb can modify a verb, an adjective another adverb, a phrase, or a clause.

quickly slowly boldly

badly silently calmly

afoul loudly eagerly

the boldly spoken words would return to haunt the boy
The boldlyspokenwordswould return to haunt the boy.

The adverb "boldly" modifies the adjective "spoken."

a preposition links nouns pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence1
A preposition links nouns, pronouns and phrases to other words in a sentence.

The word or phrase that the preposition introduces is called the object of the preposition.

here a preposition locates the noun book in space or in time
Here, a preposition locates the noun "book" in space or in time.

The bookison the table.

The bookisbeneath the table.

The bookis leaning against the table.

The bookisbeside the table.

practice
PRACTICE

IDENTIFY theyellowwords:

Benwatched the catclimb the tree.

The ball bounced across the street.

The fireburned slowly.

Joe quickly counted the change.

The doll-shapedballoonfloated over the treetops.

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PRACTICE

IDENTIFY the yellowwords:

My firstteacherwas Miss Crawford.

Sue has on a red dress.

The theater is on a hill.

The dog was dirty and had fleas on it.

more practice
More Practice

On your computers go to:

www.abcteach.com

Click on Worksheets.

Search: Parts of Speech.

Do worksheets Brainstorm Form:

Adjectives, Adverbs, Nouns, and Verbs only.

tomorrow
TOMORROW

We'll do computer work.

You will complete a table of

the parts of speech.