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GRAMMAR GUIDE Page 1 Parts of Speech Noun Pronoun Adjective Verb Adverb Preposition Conjunction Interjection Definition Examples Names a person, place, thing, or idea woman, Florida, wealth, apple Takes the place of a noun you, we, I, me, he, her Modifies a noun or pronoun yellow, three, large, beautiful Shows action or helps make a statement run, jump, is, are, ran, jumped Modifies a verb, adjective, or adverb rapidly, well, clearly, Relates a noun or pronoun to another word into, between, below, from Joins words or groups of words FANBOYS - for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so (CC) Shows strong feeling ouch! oh! hurry! Sentence Purposes Declarative Imperative Interrogative Exclamatory Makes a statement Miami is a city in Florida. Gives a command or makes a request Give me the order tomorrow. Asks a question Do you have a pet? Expresses strong feeling We won the game! Independent Clause IC . / ? / ! (End marks) Subject/Verb Makes Sense Ted and Carol have three apples, four peaches, and two dozen bananas. (Harvard comma)
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