Parts of Speech Test

A Test on the Parts of Speech

This is a test to help you recognize the parts of speech (i.e., adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, determiners, interjections, nouns, prepositions, pronouns, and verbs).
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Click on a highlighted word and then state what part of speech it is:

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What are adjectives? What are compound adjectives?


What are adverbs? What are adverbial phrases? What are adverbial clauses?


What are conjunctions? Commas and conjunctions


What are determiners?


What are interjections?


What are nouns? When to use capital letters with nouns The different types of nouns Abstract nouns Collective nouns Compound nouns Non-countable nouns (mass nouns) Gender-specific nouns Gerunds Verbal nouns Noun clauses Noun phrases


What are prepositions? What follows a preposition?


What are pronouns? Different types of pronouns


What are verbs? Simple past tense Past progressive tense Past perfect tense Past perfect progressive tense Simple present tense Present progressive tense Present perfect tense Present perfect progressive tense Simple future tense Future progressive tense Future perfect tense Future perfect progressive tense

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