6 Parts of Speech Personal Prounouns Number Form (Case) Singular Plural First-Person Pronouns Subject I we Object me us Possessive Used as adjective my our Tests: Used as pronoun mine ours Second-Person Pronouns Subject you you Object you you Possessive Used as adjective your your Used as pronoun yours yours Third-Person Pronouns Subject he, she, it they Determiners Object him, her, it them Possessive Used as adjective his,her,its their Used as pronoun his,hers,its theirs Possessives: Noun : A noun is a word used to name a person, place, thing, or idea. Adjective : An adjective modifies a noun or a pronoun. Pronoun: A pronoun is a word used in place of one or more than one noun. Verb: A verb is a word used to express action or otherwise helps to make a statement. Adverb: An adverb is a word used to modify a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. Conjunction: A conjunction joins words or groups of words. The
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course LING 100 taught by Professor Lester during the Spring '08 term at University of Washington.