Parts of Speech List

Parts of speech are what make up the English language. They have different functions. Some of the essential parts of speech would be the following: Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives, Adverbs, Pronouns, Articles, and Interjections. These all provide content for the sentence. Some parts of speech are used to connect either sentences to each other, or parts of sentences to each other. These are known as prepositions and conjunctions.



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