8 parts of speech and examples?

what are the 8 parts of speech and give 5 examples.. and give the meaning of each word examples..thank you :)

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  • 8 years ago
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    1)Noun (name of objects and stuff): Apple, Banana, Alps, Nile, Tom,etc..

    2)Pronoun (word used instead of a noun, when repeated) : He, She, We, You, They, Them, Us, Your's, Mine, Theirs, Him, Her, His, Her's.

    Example: Tom likes carrots. He eats them everyday.

    3)Verbs (Action words or doing words) : Eat, Jump, Run, Go, Laugh, Learn, Think, Look, etc.

    Also: Is, Was, Be, Will, Were, Did, Do, Done, Does (auxillary verbs)

    4)Adjectives (describes a noun, used before a noun): Good, Bad, Neat, Beautiful, Ugly, Greedy, Angry, Arrogant, Little, Three, Four,etc.

    Example: Tom is a good boy.

    It is a bright day.

    (where, boy and day are the nouns described by the adjectives, good and bright )

    5)Adverbs (describes an action or verb) : Fast, Slowly, Greatly, Quickly, Beautifully, Angrily, etc.

    Example: He jumped quickly.

    She drew the picture beautifully.

    (how the jumping and drawing was done is described by the adverbs, quickly and beautifully)

    6)Preposition (describes the relationship between two words within a sentence) : On, In, Out, In front of, In between, Behind, For, With, From, Within, etc.

    Example: She jumped into the cart. ('into' is the preposition)

    She stood in between two trees. ('in between' is the proposition)

    7)Conjunctions (joins two sentences): And, But, Because, Whereas, As, For, etc.

    Examples; She loves to eat ice cream and pudding (combination of 'She loves to eat ice cream' and 'She loves to eat pudding')

    8)Interjections (Words used with exclamation mark) : Wow!, Ouch!, Ah!, Alas!, Bravo!, Hurray!

    Example: Hurray! We won the match.

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