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Flashcards in Parts Of Speech 1 Deck (11):
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Pronoun

Takes place of a noun

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Verb + Types

Expresses action (action verb) or links subject to another word (linking verb)

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Adjective

Modifies a noun or pronoun

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Adverb

Modifies a verb, adjective, or another adverb

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Preposition

Relates a noun or pronoun to some other part of the sentence

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Conjuction + Name the Types

Connects words or group of words (coordinating, subordinating, adverbial)

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Coordinating Conjuction + Examples

Used after a comma when joining to independent clauses (for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so)

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Subordinating Conjuction + Examples

Make a clause subordinate, dependent (because, since, while, so that, as though, just as, when)

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Adverbial Conjunctions + Examples

Work like coordinating but generally more formal (however, moreover, therefore, nevertheless, notwithstanding)

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Interjection

Shows sudden, strong feeling

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Noun

Names a person, place, thing, animal, or idea