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Parts of speech

Parts of speech

  • Pronoun
    (This article is about the part of speech. For the publishing platform, see Pronoun (publishing platform).) In linguistics and grammar, a pronoun (abbreviated PRO) is a word that substitutes for a noun or noun phrase.
  • Adverb
    An adverb is a word that modifies a verb, adjective, another adverb, determiner, noun phrase, clause, or sentence.
  • Article (grammar)
    An article (abbreviated to ART) is a word (prefix or suffix) that is used alongside a noun to indicate the type of reference being made by the noun.
  • Ideophone
    Ideophones are words that evoke an idea in sound, often a vivid impression of certain sensations or sensory perceptions, e.
  • Noun
    A noun (from Latin nōmen, literally meaning "name") is a word that functions as the name of some specific thing or set of things, such as living creatures, objects, places, actions, qualities, states of existence, or ideas.
  • Grammatical particle
    In grammar the term particle (abbreviated PTCL) has two different meanings.
  • Conversion (word formation)
    In linguistics, conversion, also called zero derivation, is a kind of word formation involving the creation of a word (of a new word class) from an existing word (of a different word class) without any change in form, which is to say, derivation using only zero.
  • Infinitive
    Infinitive (abbreviated INF) is a grammatical term referring to certain verb forms existing in many languages, most often used as non-finite verbs.
  • Adjective
    In linguistics, an adjective (abbreviated adj) is a describing word, the main syntactic role of which is to qualify a noun or noun phrase, giving more information about the object signified.
  • Conjunction (grammar)
    In grammar, a conjunction (abbreviated CONJ or CNJ) is a part of speech that connects words, sentences, phrases, or clauses.
  • Interjection
    In linguistics, an interjection is a word or expression that occurs as an utterance on its own and expresses a spontaneous feeling or reaction.
  • Chinese classifier
    The modern Chinese varieties make frequent use of what are called classifiers or measure words.
  • Pro-verb
    In grammar, a pro-verb is a word or phrase that stands in place of a verb (for example, in order that the verb not need to be repeated).