Exercise on Parts of Speech

Exercise on Parts of Speech :

In the sentences given below, the words in italics are used as different parts of speech. Study the sentences and say what parts of speech the words are.

  1. Cows give milk.

    milk : noun

  2. Farmers milk their cows.

    milk : verb

  3. Cats catch mice.

    catch : verb

  4. It was a good catch.

    catch : noun

  5. The ground is hard.

    hard : adjective

  6. Grace works hard.

    hard : adverb

  7. Today is Saturday.

    Today : noun

  8. Lakshmi will arrive today.

    today : adverb

  9. Lie on your back.

    back : noun

  10. Put the book back on the shelf.

    back : adverb

  11. I like swimming.

    like : verb

  12. Do it like this.

    like : adverb

  13. We had an early breakfast.

    early : adjective

  14. We had breakfast early.

    early : adverb

  15. Kishore is reading a book.

    book : noun

  16. Let us book five seats for Sunday’s matinee.

    book : verb

  17. She worked by the light of a candle.

    light : noun

  18. Light a cnadle please.

    light : verb

  19. The bag is light. I can carry it.

    light : adjective

  20. She looked up at him.

    up : preposition

  21. The bou ran up the hill.

    up : preposition

  22. The up train has left.

    up : adjective

  23. The stone hit him on the head.

    head : noun

  24. Let us talk to the head waiter.

    head : adjective

  25. Who will head the team?

    head : verb

  26. The child had round checks.

    round : adjective

  27. I looked round.

    round : adverb

  28. They were sitting round the table.

    round : preposition

  29. Last month we had a continual round of parties.

    round : noun

  30. He tried to round the corner.

    round : verb

Business English Index

Business English Exercises Index

Exercise on Parts of Speech

Letter Asking A Donation
Letter Asking A Favor
Letter Asking for More Details
Letter Asking for Donations
Letter Denying of Dealership
Letter for Change of Address
Letter for Distributorship
Letter for Employment
Letter for Hotel Reservation
Letter for Letter of Credit
Letter for Line of Credit
Letter for Product Launch
Letter for Promotion
Letter for Retirement Congrats
Letter for Scholarship
Letter for Settlement of Bill
Letter for Tender
Letter for Testimonial
Letter of Agreement
Letter of Assurance
Letter of Credit
Letter of Enquiry
Letter of Order
Letter of Persuasion
Letter of Sympathy
Letter Offering Discount
Letter Related to Advertisement
Letter Related to Despatch
Letter Related to Training
Letter to A Foreign Buyer
Letter to Pen-Friend
Letter to Police
Letter with Order
Letter with Quotation
Letter Writing
Letters about Company Shares
Letters by Clubs and Societies
Letters by Landlords & Tenants
Letters for Appointment of Dealers
Letters for Business Relations
Letters for Buying and Selling
Letters for Credit & Collection
Letters for Foreign Travel
Letters for Lease & Tenancy
Letters for Loan & Borrowing
Letters for Transfer & Assignment
Letters for Insurance
Letters Noting Discrepancy
Letters of Condolence & Sorrow
Letters of Regret
Letters Regarding Maintenance
Letters Regarding Payment
Letters Related to Employees
Letters to Local Corporation
Letters to Postal Authorities
Letters to The Editor
Letters Used in Real Estate
Letters With Postal Department
Letters With Railways Authorities

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