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8 Parts of Speech

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The eight parts of speech are:

Verbs

Play, run, taste, push

Nouns

Car, flower, bottle, map

Pronouns

I, ours, her, they, it

Adverbs

quickly, never, today, away

Adjectives

American, green, tall, modern

Prepositions

During, in, under, with

Conjunctions

And, but, or, yet

Interjections

Oh, wow, ha, yay

Identify the correct part of speech in each sentence:

  • 1) Conjunction: The movie was long and boring.




  • 2) Preposition: I'll call you over the weekend.




  • 3) Pronoun: How long has James been looking for us?




  • 4) Adverb: The kids are playing outside.




  • 5) Adjectives: She found a silver coin in the garden.




  • 6) Noun: All you need is love.




  • 7) Verb: She jogged through the park.




  • 8) Interjection:Yes, she will go.