Share this entry

part of speech

noun plural parts of speech

  • what part of speech is it?
    ¿qué función gramatical tiene?
    ¿a qué categoría gramatical pertenece?
    the parts of speech
    las partes de la oración
    Example sentences
    • Stress placement in English may also change the part of speech of a word.
    • A wide variety of lesson plans are linked, including interactive lessons on teaching adverbs, conjunctions, and the parts of speech.
    • I am working on a book about the parts of speech - that's right, nouns, verbs, interjections and all the rest.

Definition of part of speech in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: