Parts of Speech Table

Parts of Speech Table

Parts of Speech Table

This is a summary of the 9 parts of speech

part of speechfunction or “job”example wordsexample sentences
action or state(to) be, have, do, like, work, sing, can, mustJb-academy  is a web site. I like sport .
Nounthing or personpen, dog, work, music, town, London, teacher, JohnThis is my Brother. He lives in my house. We live in London.
Adjectivedescribes a noungood, big, red, well, interestingMy dogs are big. I like big dogs.
Determinerlimits or “determines” a nouna/an, the, 2, some, manyI have two dogs and some rabbits.
Adverbdescribes a verb, adjective or adverbquickly, silently, well, badly, very, reallyMy dog eats quickly. When he is very hungry, he eats really quickly.
Pronounreplaces a nounI, you, he, she, someTara is Indian. She is beautiful.
Prepositionlinks a noun to another wordto, at, after, on, butWe went to school on Monday.
Conjunctionjoins clauses or sentences or wordsand, but, whenI like dogs and I like cats. I like cats and dogs. I like dogs but I don’t like cats.
Interjectionshort exclamation, sometimes inserted into a sentenceoh!, ouch!, hi!, wellOuch! That hurts! Hi! How are you? Well, I don’t know.

 

 

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