Posted by Tony on .
IDENTIFY THE PARTS OF SPEECH IN THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE.
I usually go swimming with my best friend and his rather unusual girlfriend.
a) I - personal pronoun - countable (I is the subject in this sentence)
b) usually - adverb (indicates frequency)
c) go - Verb ( indicates movement)
d) swimming - Noun. (the act of swimming) Or is it the adjective ??
e) with - Preposition. (implies accompanying)
f) my - Possessive adjective. (of or relating to ‘me’)
g) best - Comparative adjective.
h) friend - Common noun
i) and - Conjunction (joins sentence elements)
j) his - Possessive pronoun. (the possessive form of ‘he’)
k) rather - adverb. (to a degree)
l) unusual - adjective. (describes a state outside of usual / a degree of usual)
m) girlfriend - Compound noun. ( a girl and a friend)
CAN SOMEBODY PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF I AM ON THE RIGHT TRACK HERE?????????
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