Word classes

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  • Word classes
    • Nouns: a person, place or thing
      • Abstract nouns describe things that aren't tangible such as love and hate
      • Concrete nouns describe things that we can see such as table
      • Proper nouns usually have a capital letter, such as people's names
    • Verbs : doing words
      • Stative verbs describe something that is stationary
      • Action verbs describe something that is taking place
      • Auxiliary verbs are known as helping verbs
    • Adjectives: describing words
      • Descriptive adjectives
      • Adjectives of quantity
      • Possessive adjectives
      • Interrogative adjectives
    • Adverbs : words that tweak the meaning of verbs and adjectives
      • Adverb of manner : tells us how something is done
      • Adverb of time
      • Adverb of place
      • Adverb of frequency
    • Pronouns : words which take the place of a noun
      • Personal pronouns
      • Possessive pronouns
      • Relative pronouns
    • Prepositions
      • Compound prespositions
      • Simple repositions
    • Conjunctions
      • Ccoordinating
      • Subordinating
    • Determiners
      • Possessive
      • Reflexive

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