Parts of speech learning the 8 parts of speech
What will I learn from the lesson parts of speech?
This grammar lesson on parts of speech, you will learn what the 8 parts of speech are in the English language.
The first part of the lesson is a table that shows you the 8 parts with examples. The Last part of the lesson is another table where it shows more examples and some short sentences of how to use them in a sentence.
You can also to click on a link to get a more detailed explanation of each of the 8 parts in the last table.
What are the 8 parts of speech?
The 8 parts of speech are:-
Parts of speech
Below is a table that shows the 8 parts of speech where each one is described with examples.
Table 2 of the eight parts of speech.
If you need to find out a more in depth explanation of the part of speech, click on each separate speech part.
|8 parts of speech||function or what it does (job)||Example words||Example sentences|
|Verb||action or state||(to) be, have, do, like, work, sing, can, must||easypacelearning.com is a web site for learning English. I like easypacelearning.com.|
|Noun||are a thing or person||pen, dog, work, music, town, London, teacher, John||This is my cat. He lives in my flat. We live in Manchester.|
|Adjective||describes a noun||a/an, the, 3, some, good, big, red, well, interesting||I have three dogs. My dogs are small. I like smallg dogs.|
|Adverb||describes a verb, adjective or adverb||quickly, silently, well, badly, very, really||My cat eats quickly. When she is very hungry, she eats really quickly.|
|Pronoun||replaces a noun||I, you, he, she, some||Sarah is Englsh. She is beautiful English rose.|
|Preposition||links a noun to another word||to, at, after, on, but||We went to shopping on Saturday.|
|Conjunction||joins clauses or sentences or words||and, but, when||
|Interjection||short exclamation, sometimes inserted into a sentence||oh!, yeah, ouch!, hi!, well, wow,||Ouch! That hurts! Hi! How are you? Wow! am shocked..|
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