Grammar: It’s About Parts Of Speech
How many parts of speech are there? It depends on whom you ask, but traditionally, there are eight:
Every word you write belongs to one of these parts of speech, although some words can belong to more than one.
For example, look at the word grade:
Noun: The grade of the hillside is steep. Verb: Mr. Smith had to grade the tests. Adjective: The eggs are grade A.
Let’s break each one down, and figure out what they are and how to use them.