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Parts Of Speech.[print questions]

My brother loves fishing, but his wife thinks it is boring. Good grief! They can never agree. Without a compromise, they will not go on a trip this weekend. Which word in the sentence is a conjunction?
a) but
b) on
c) Good Grief
d)

My brother loves fishing, but his wife thinks it is boring. Good grief! They can never agree. Without a compromise, they will not go on a trip this weekend. Which word in the sentence is an interjection?
a) but
b) Good Grief
c) on
d)

My brother loves fishing, but his wife thinks it is boring. Good grief! They can never agree. Without a compromise, they will not go on a trip this weekend. Which word in the passage is a preposition?
a) Good Grief!
b) but
c) on
d)

A ___________ shows excitement or emotion.
a) conjunction
b) preposition
c) interjection
d)

A _________ joins words or word groups together
a) conjunction
b) preposition
c) interjection
d)

A __________ shows the relationship in time and space between things.
a) preposition
b) conjunction
c) interjection
d)

Identify the adjective in this sentence. The tall athlete ran three miles.
a) athlete
b) ran
c) tall
d)

Identify the adverb in this sentence. Wilson sat silently watching the movie.
a) silently
b) sat
c) Wilson
d)

A _________ makes the meaning of a noun or pronoun more specific by describing it.
a) adverb
b) interjection
c) adjective
d)

A _______ makes the meaning of a verb, an adjective, or another ____ more specific by describing it.
a) adverb
b) interjection
c) adjective
d)

An example of a verb is
a) music
b) sing
c) bed
d)

Identify the verb in this sentence. The girl rode the horse.
a) horse
b) girl
c) rode
d)

Identify the verb in this sentence. Edward is cold.
a) Edward
b) is
c) cold
d)

A pronoun replaces a
a) adjective
b) verb
c) noun
d)

An example of a pronoun is
a) Blake
b) he
c) kick
d)

A word that shows action or being is called a
a) pronoun
b) noun
c) verb
d)

Which sentence has a noun and verb in capital letters?
a) JOHN ran to THE store.
b) JOHN RAN to the store.
c) John RAN TO the store.
d)

An example of a noun is
a) happy
b) chair
c) quickley
d)

Raleigh, the name of our state's capital, is an example of a ______________ noun, and therefore, it always starts with a ________________ letter.
a) proper, lower case
b) common, lower case
c) proper, capital
d) common, capital

A word used to name a person, place, thing, or idea is known as a...
a) pronoun
b) verb
c) noun
d)

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