Parts of Speech Overview

Parts of Speech Overview

Author: Karen Hamilton

Upon completion of this tutorial, the student should be able to

  1. understand the basic parts of a sentence

This tutorial introduces students to the basic parts of speech (noun, pronoun, verb, adjective, adverb, preposition, conjunction, interjection).

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Parts of Speech

While watching the video, take notes. Be sure to write down each part of speech with a brief definition. Bring your notes to class with you at our next meeting.