Parts of Speech Worksheets

The parts of speech refer to the functions of words in a sentence. There are eight general classifications for words: nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections. Students gain a better understanding of sentence structure by understanding these basic components. Below are the categories for the parts of speech. To view the worksheets in each category, simply click on the title. You may use them for free at home or in class.

Conjunction Worksheets

13 Worksheets

One of the main parts of speech, a conjunction is like a paper clip; it can hold two things together. These things may be words, phrases, or clauses. There are different types of conjunctions. For example,…

Interjection Worksheets

5 Worksheets

Interjections are one one the main parts of speech. An interjection is a word that expresses an exclamation, such as “Wow!” or “Ouch!” Since the express emotion or a feeling, they do not fit easily into…

Noun Worksheets

43 Worksheets

Nouns are the part of speech that names a person, place or thing. The free worksheets below feature different types of nouns and their usage. To see them individually or to download the PDF, click on the…

Preposition Worksheets

14 Worksheets

A preposition is a part of speech, just like a noun or a verb. It connects a noun or pronoun to another word in the sentence, showing us the relationship between them. Prepositions usually answer the questions…

Verb Worksheets

123 Worksheets

Verbs convey action (http://worksheets.k12reader.com/http://worksheets.k12reader.com/run, walk, think) or a state of being (http://worksheets.k12reader.com/http://worksheets.k12reader.com/am, were, etc.). A complete sentence requires a subject, which is usually a noun or pronoun, and a predicate, which is usually a verb. To use these verb…