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Parts of Speech, Parts of English Speech

Parts of English Speech in the form of Table
part of speech function or "job" example words example sentences
Verb action or state (to) be, have, do, like, work, sing, can, must is a web site. I like
Noun thing or person pen, dog, work, music, town, Karachi, teacher, Karina, Faisal This is my cat. She lives in my house. We live in Karachi.
Adjective describes a noun a/an, the, 69, some, good, big, red, well, interesting My cat is small. I like small cats.
Adverb describes a verb, adjective or adverb quickly, silently, well, badly, very, really My cat eats quickly. When she is very hungry, she eats really quickly.
Pronoun replaces a noun I, you, he, she, some Reema is Pakistani. She is beautiful.
Preposition links a noun to another word to, at, after, on, but We went to school on Tuesday.
Conjunction joins clauses or sentences or words and, but, when I like dogs and I like cats. I like cats and dogs. I like cat but I don't like rats.
Interjection short exclamation, sometimes inserted into a sentence oh!, ouch!, hi!, well Ouch! That hurts! Hi! How are you? Well, I don't know.
Some grammar sources categorize English into 9 or 10 parts of speech. Examples of other categorizations are:
Verbs may be treated as two different parts of speech:
Lexical Verbs (work, like, run)
Auxiliary Verbs (be, have, must)
Determiners may be treated as a separate part of speech, instead of being categorized under Adjectives

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