Parts of Speech
April 4, 2019
Written by Douglas Shaw
Parts of speech are sentence elements that work together to make up a sentence.
A sentence is not a functioning or working sentence without the correct usage and combination of its essential parts of speech:
The difference is that not all basic sentence parts have to be included all of the time to actually make up a complete and working sentence, but its parts do have to work together accurately for a writer or speaker to convey his or her intended ideas.
The basic parts of speech include: