Exercise 1: parts of speech
(Practise determining English parts of speech)
Exercise on parts of speech – drop-down (difficulty: 2 of 5 – rather easy)
Select the correct part of speech (word category or class) for the highlighted word in each sentence from the drop-down list. You need to differentiate between adjectives, nouns, verbs, and prepositions. Consider the corresponding rules and explanations of the various parts of speech.
- Example: “Would you like a cup of coffee?” → noun
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