Learn 8 Parts of Speech in English Grammar!

The parts of speech explain how a word is used in a sentence. There are 8 parts of speech (also known as word classes): nouns, pronouns, adjectives, verbs, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions and interjections.

8 Parts of Speech in English

NOUN

  • noun names a person, place, things or idea.
  • Examples: dog, cat, horse, student, teacher, apple, Mary and etc.

ADVERB

  • An adverb tells how often, how, when, where. It can describe a verb, an adjective or an adverb.
  • Examples: loudly, always, never, late, soon etc.

VERB

  • verb is a word or group of words that describes an action, experience.
  • Examples: realize, walk, see, look, sing, sit, listen and etc.

ADJECTIVE

  • An adjective describes a noun or pronoun.
  • Examplesred, tall, fat, long, short, blue, beautiful, sour, bitter and etc.

PREPOSITION

  • preposition is used before a noun, pronoun, or gerund to show place, time, direction in a sentence.
  • Examples: at, in, on, about, to, for, from and etc.

CONJUNCTION

  • Conjunctions join words or groups of words in a sentence.
  • Examples:  and, because, yet, therefore, moreover, since, or, so, until, but and etc…

PRONOUN

  • Pronouns replace the name of a person, place, thing or idea in a sentence.
  • Examples: he, she, it, we, they, him, her, this, that and etc.

INTERJECTION

  • Interjections express strong emotion and are often followed by an exclamation point.
  • ExamplesBravo! Well! Aha! Hooray! Yeah! Oops! Phew!

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Kasim sulthan
Kasim sulthan
1 year ago

Please explain how to use the parts of speeches in sentence formation..

Pepe
1 year ago

Good matiral could you please send it to my by my email

jemima
jemima
1 year ago

Hi, why is the ARTICLE not part of the speech? Like in french?
“The, a, an,…” to which category do they belong?

JT Uatokuja
11 months ago

Nice one, simplified as much as possible , reading through all, was like eating a pizza or taking a walk in park

Mate
3 months ago

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