Posted by laurajane
on Dec 22, 2015 in Uncategorized
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Can you name the eight parts of speech?
I remember that there are nouns, verbs, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, and prepositions, but what’s the eighth?
Interjections. Oh, yes!
It’s been way too long since I’ve watched “Schoolhouse Rock”
As professional writers and editors, we sometimes focus so much on word choice, sentence structure and clear writing that we may forget the basics.
Here’s a review of the eight parts of speech:
Common nouns refer to a person, place or thing.
Proper nouns refer to a specific person, place or thing. Proper...