Verb-is a word that conveys action a) Action verbs ? Sherry throws the ball b) Being/Linking – Sherry is an intelligent woman. Max seemed very nervous. Hot chocolate taste good. ) Helping verb- Margaret did say that wed leave at 9:30 be, have, do, may, must, can, could, would, should 2) Pronoun-is a pro form that substitutes for a noun a) I-am, we-are, you(s)-are, you (p)-are, he/she,’it-is, they- are b) Antecedent- the word that the pronoun refers to The carpenter needs his tools. Pronouns/antecedent must agree in 3 ways a) person- If a person wants to succeed in life you have to know all the rules of he game b) number.Order now
If a person wants to succeed in life you have to know all the rules of the game c) Gender – If a person wants to succeed in life he/she have to know all the rules of the game 3) Noun- describes a person, place, or thing a) Proper noun- a name,’ anything that has a name b) Common noun- anything that doesn’t have a name c) Count noun- anything that can be counted with an s or made plural d) Collective noun- team, group, gang family any group of people 4) Adjective- Describes nouns or pronoun a) The huge dog ate my homework Good, better, best – large, larger, largest 5) Adverb- Describes verbs (*ads +DVD) most end in lay ) He event fast.
He went quickly. I watched the cars zip around the track. NO adverb in this sentence 6) Preposition- a word that connects a noun, pronoun, or verb With some info about IL a) gore, to, in, by, around, from, over, out Of across, beside 7) Conjunction- connect sentences or sentences parts a) Coordinating – For And Nor But Or Yet so b) Subordinating – after, although, as, because c) Correlative- not only/ but also both/ and neither 8) Interjection. Words used to express an emotion a) wow, cool.