Parts of Speech Detective • You are the new detective in town, and the parts of speech are running amuck. • They are trying to disguise themselves by showing up in three different locations. • In the following line-ups, help put these delinquents behind bars by identifying their part of speech.
Identify That Part of Speech! This is an oil painting. He wanted some oil for his bicycle. He wanted to oil the door hinges. Adjective Noun Action Verb
Identify That Part of Speech! Verb Noun Adjective She wanted to part her hair. She put a part in her hair. She is part Native American.
Identify That Part of Speech! Verb Noun He went to water the grass. She went to get a drink of water.
Identify That Part of Speech! Adverb Interjection Noun She feels well. Well! What on earth is going on? She drew some water from the well.
Identify That Part of Speech! We are waiting for her. I hate to waste food, for it is expensive. Preposition Conjunction