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What is the difference between a noun and a verb?

Ebone, a noun is the name of something - a person, a place, an idea.

The verb is what that "something" does. It is the action or being that affects the noun. These are some good sites on Nouns and Verbs
http://classroom.jc-schools.net/la/activities/nouns.html
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/noun.htm

http://classroom.jc-schools.net/la/activities/verbs.html
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/verb.htm

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