In language, the parts of speech are categories of words based on their function in a sentence. This a helpful way to look at words to help you understand the underlying grammar and logic of any language you study.
In English, there are eight different parts of speech:
The following chart describes each of the parts of speech and gives everyday examples:
Knowing the different parts of speech and reviewing examples of each can help you improve your grammar. This, in turn, can help you become a more confident speaker and writer.