[The excerpt below is taken from partsofspeech.org]
Part of Speech Overview
In the English language, words can be considered as the smallest elements that have distinctive meanings. Based on their use and functions, words are categorized into several types or parts of speech. This article will offer definitions and examples for the 8 major parts of speech in English grammar: noun, pronoun, verb, adverb, adjective, conjunction,
preposition, and interjection.
To read about each of the 8 parts of speech, click this link: partsofspeech.org
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Here are some great exercises that you can use to practice identifying parts of speech.
My name is Craig, and I've been teaching English for many years. I initially created this site for my students, but all English learners are welcome. I hope you find something helpful to you. Feel free to leave suggestions or ideas in the Comments section under any entry.