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Parts of Speech Definitions
Don't know what an adjective is? A conjunction? From Homework Hub at Scholastic.


Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Grammar Gorillas
Play the easy or the advanced game from Funbrain to practice nouns, verbs and other Parts of Speech

Printable Coloring Pages and Posters
Great learning tools from the wonderful "World of Brian P. Cleary"

World of Brian P. Cleary: Crazy Cat Tales
Click on the red tab "Crazy Cat Tales" to play a fun Mad-Libs type game

World of Brian P. Cleary: Test Your Knowledge
Choose the first purple game, and test your knowledge of each part of speech: Nouns, Verbs, Adjectives, Adverbs, Pronouns, Prepositions, Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms, Homophones

Grammar Blast!
Online game to practice your Parts of Speech from Houghton Mifflin's Education Place

Wacky Web Tales
Fun version of Mad Libs to practice your parts of speech!

Grammar Glossary
Illustrated glossary from Harcourt School.
Look up the different parts of speech to find out what they are.
(You can also choose your Grade Level - the link above will automatically take you to Grade 5)
 

Toon U: Parts of Speech
Fun game from Toon University

Clean Up Your Grammar!
Practice nouns and verbs with this fun game from Scholastic

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

Pick the Perfect Word
fun word game
from Scholastic

PPPST: Parts of Speech
Power Points, Games and Lesson Plans from Pete's Power Point Station
Parts of Speech 1
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 
Crazy Tales
A fun version of "Mad Libs" - try it by yourself or with a friend! TONS of stories!
 

 

 

Click on the Parts of Speech below for more websites, games and resources:

Adjectives Adverbs Articles
Conjunctions Interjections Nouns
Prepositions Pronouns Verbs


 

ADJECTIVES

Adjective Posters
Adjective posters to help you know what they are! (From abcteach.com)

PPPST: Adjectives and Adverbs
PowerPoint presentations, online games and more to help you learn about adjectives.

Fraser the Eraser
Describing game from BBC Schools (Easier) - game and printable worksheet

Rats!
Adjectives and Adverbs game from Learning Planet

Grammar Gorillas
Play the "advanced" game to practice adjectives as well as the other parts of speech. (From FunBrain)

Toon University: Possessive Adjectives
Funny game from Toon University to help you practice possessive adjectives (Try three different levels of difficulty!)

Quia: Adjectives Battleship
Play the computer to practice your adjectives with a fun, classic game!

Quia: Adjectives Battleship #2
Play the computer to practice your "Positive, Comparative & Superlative Adjectives" with this fun, classic game!

Adjectives Flashcards
Really fun pictures to help you think of some adjectives!

ELLLO! Sports
Listening game about sports.

ELLLO!: Hair Descriptions
Listening game about hair.

ELLLO! Food
Fun game about food!
Descriptions
Websites and games to help you practice your adjectives (descriptions) from teacher Larry Ferlazzo (COOL LINKS!!!)
A List of Adjectives
Great resource from Enchanted Learning!
Adjectives Word Broker
730 Adjectives to help you describe whatever you're trying to describe! :)

Adjectives Picture Dictionary
From Little Explorers on Enchanted Learning

English/Spanish Adjectives Picture Dictionary
From Little Explorers on Enchanted Learning

Grammar Blast!
Online game to practice your parts of speech from Houghton Mifflin's Education Place

The Adjective Detective
Learn what adjectives are and how to use them
(Includes comparative and superlative)

WordBroker: Adjectives
A list of 730 nouns - interesting...

Toon University
Possessive adjectives (FUN game!!)

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

The Effective Detective
Fun game from Fern (one of Arthur's friends at PBS Kids)

Read All About It!
Game from BBC Skillswise to practice adjectives

Adjective or Adverb?
Online mini lesson and practice from the Centre for Education and Training

Good and Well
Online mini lesson and practice from the Centre for Education and Training
Grammar Central: Possessive Adjectives
Interactive minilessons from CET (The Center for Education and Training)

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Adjectives Opposites Listening Memory Game
from eslgamesworld.com

Adjectives Jeopardy
AWESOME practice game from eslgamesworld.com

Possessive Adjectives
Online quiz

Adjective/Noun Collocation Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

Personality Adjectives Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

Comparative Adjectives Basketball
from MES-Games (Mark's English School)

Adjectives and Adverbs Trail
Fun game to practice Parts of Speech
(from Harcourt School - Grade 4)

Adventure with Adjectives and Adverbs
Fun game to practice Parts of Speech
(from Harcourt School - Grade 4)

Pick the Perfect Word
fun word game
from Scholastic (Choose "Test Your Skills" and then "Adjective Alley")

Adjective or Adverb?
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Positive and Negative Adjectives
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Good and Well
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Few and Little
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 

All and Whole
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Interesting and Interested, Etc.
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com


 
Make your own at Wordle.net!
image from: http://centre4.interact.ac.nz/modules/journal/journalview.php?space_key=468&module_key=62266
 

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ADVERBS

Adverb Battleship Game
Fun way to practice your adverbs!!

Rats!
Adjectives and Adverbs game from Learning Planet

Adjectives and Adverbs Games
From wartgames.com

Pick It
Adverbs Game from EZ School

Rags to Riches: Adverb Millions
Quiz game from Quia

Adverbs of Manner
Online matching exercise

Adverb Exercise #1

Adverbs Exercise #2

Adjective or Adverb?
Online practice from the Centre for Education and Training

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

PPPST: Adjectives and Adverbs
PowerPoint presentations, online games and more to help you learn about adjectives.

Lolly Lolly Lolly Get Your Adverbs Here
Fun video clip from Schoolhouse Rock - on You Tube (3:07)

Grammar Blast: Adjectives and Adverbs
Quiz to practice your skills

Comparative and Superlative Adverbs
Quiz from EFL net

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Adverbs Hangman
Practice adverbs (that describe verbs) with this Hangman game from ESL Grammar Games

Adverbs Hangman #2
Practice adverbs (of frequency) with this Hangman game from ESL Grammar Games

Adjectives and Adverbs Trail
Fun game to practice Parts of Speech
(from Harcourt School - Grade 4)

Adventure with Adjectives and Adverbs
Fun game to practice Parts of Speech
(from Harcourt School - Grade 4)

Adjective or Adverb?
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Adverbs: Position in Sentence
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Adverbs Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

Adverb or Adjective?
Quiz from A4ESL.org

Parts of Speech 2: Adverbs
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Ever and Never
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Enough
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Enough and Too
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Enough 2
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

All and Every
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

No and Not
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Adverbs of Degree
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Adverbs with Two Forms
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Adverbs - Position
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

All and Whole
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Already or Yet
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Even
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

So and Such
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

So, Too and Very
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 

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ARTICLES

Basketball Game
fun game from eslgamesworld.com to practice definite/Indefinite Articles

Snakes and Ladders Articles Game
fun practice game from eslgamesworld.com

The Indefinite Article
Minilesson and quiz from the Centre for Education and Training
A and An
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

ESL Singular Plural Nouns (A/An)
Video lesson from englishmedialab.com
A, An or The
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Articles
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Definite Article or Zero Article
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Zero Article or The?
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Articles with Uncountable Nouns
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Articles: Geographical Terms
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Def. Article or Zero Article - Geography
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
  Articles: Lesson and Quiz
from the ESL Resource Center
 

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Conjunctions

Conjunction Junction
Schoolhouse Rock video - on You Tube (3:00)

Duel En Garde
Practice English Conjunctions in this duel game. Answer correctly and strike with your sword.

Conjunctions
Online and printable practice, as well as a  PowerPoint

Join Sentences
fun game to practice conjuctions - from BBC Skillswise

Balloon Conjunction
fun game to practice conjuctions - from BBC Skillswise

Wheel of Fortune Game
Practice Mixed Conjunctions - fun game from eslgamesworld.com

And and But
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

As
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

While or During
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Although, Though, Despite, However
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Contrasting Conjunctions Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

As or Like
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Because or Because Of?
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Conjunctions
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

In Case and In Case Of
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 
That
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 

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Interjections
 
Interjections
Online and printable practice, as well as a  PowerPoint
 

Interjections Quiz
from a4esl.org

eThemes: Interjections
A collection of helpful websites for teachers and students (many printable worksheets)
 

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NOUNS
(also try plural nouns)

 PPPST: Nouns
PowerPoint presentations, online games and more to help you learn more about nouns.
 

Naming Nouns
Learn all about what nouns are and how to use them. (Includes concrete/abstract; common/proper; count/non-count; and collective nouns)

Ice Cream Talk
Build ice cream cones by finding nouns and/or verbs - FUN game from ABCya!

Quia: Noun Jeopardy
Fun 2 player game to practice nouns with this fun 1- or 2- player game

Rats!
Choose the "Nouns and Verbs" game or "Common and Proper Nouns" game
 
Noun Dunk
Common Nouns & Proper nouns practice with a fun Harcourt game!

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

Plural Girls
fun game from FunBrain

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Video: Noun is a Person Place or Thing
From Schoohouse Rock - on You Tube (3:02)
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Common or Proper Noun?
Powerpoint learning lesson with interactive practice

Noun Plurals Billionaire
SUPER FUN game from eslgamesworld.com
Grammar Blast: Nouns 1
Grammar Blast: Nouns 2

Grammar Blast: Nouns 3

Pick the Perfect Word
fun word game
from Scholastic (Choose "Test Your Skills" and then "Noun Knowledge")
Noun Quiz
Common or Proper Noun? Take this quiz to test your knowledge
 

Adjective/Noun Collocation Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

Abstract Nouns Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

WordBroker: Nouns
A list of 673 nouns - interesting...

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Prepositions

Cat & Mouse Prepositions
Easy, but an interactive, fun tool for quickly reviewing prepositions 
'
Where
Prepositions game from MES English games (Easier)

ESL Prepositions of Place
Video Lesson from englishmedialab.com

Fling the Teacher
Prepositions after adjectives and nouns

Prepositions Billionaire
SUPER FUN game from eslgamesworld.com

Preposition Basketball
fun practice game from MES English

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Prepositions
Online and printable practice, as well as a  PowerPoint

Walk the Plank
Practice "Prepositions of Time" with this fun game from eslgamesworld.com

Prepositions Soccer
Practice prepositions with this fun game from eslgamesworld.com

Prepositions Spin Off
Practice prepositions with this fun game from eslgamesworld.com

Prepositions of Place
Audio Memory Game from eslgamesworld.com

PPPST: Prepositions
Power Points, Games and Lesson Plans from Pete's Power Point Station

Busy Prepositions
Fun video clip from Schoolhouse Rock - on You Tube (3:02)

Preposition Desert
Fun game to practice prepositions (from Harcourt School)

Good + Preposition
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Prepositions of Location: At & In
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Prepositions of Time: In, On, At
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Prepositions Time
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

To and For
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 

 

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Pronouns
Grammar Glossary
Illustrated glossary from Harcourt School.
Look up these terms:
*Pronoun
*Subject Pronoun
*Object Pronoun
 

Go for Grammar Gold
Possessive Pronouns quiz

Personal Pronouns
Fact Sheet, Quiz, Game and Worksheet from BBC Skillwise Words
 
The Pronoun Clubhouse
Fun game to practice pronouns (from Harcourt School)

Pronouns Treasure Hunt
Fun game to practice pronouns

Life on the Pronoun Reef
Choose the correct pronoun and find pearls and other goodies - Grammar Practice Park game from Harcourt

Grammar Central: Pronouns
Interactive minilesson from CET (The Center for Education and Training)

Traveling Pronouns
from BBC - KS1 Bitesize Literacy

Relative Pronouns
Online mini lesson and practice from the Centre for Education and Training

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Quia: Pronoun Battleship

Quia: Pronoun Jeopardy
Fun 2-player game (easier)

Pronoun State Fair
Fun game to practice pronouns
(from Harcourt School - Grade 4)

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

Grammar Central: Noun or Pronoun?
Interactive minilesson from CET (The Center for Education and Training)

Gender Quiz
Choose the correct pronouns to complete the sentence

Me and To Me
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Object Pronoun or Reflexive Pronoun?
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Possessives and Reflexive Pronouns
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Pronouns
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Subject and Object Pronouns
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Reflexive Pronouns
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

They, Them, Their and Theirs
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Self and Other
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
Pronouns Quiz
Online practice 

What are Pronouns?
Describes a variety of pronouns (Subjects, objective, personal, possessive, and demonstrative) with examples.
(Best for Grades 5-12)
 
Types of Pronouns
Quick lesson with practice quiz
(Best for Grades 5-12) 
 

Pronoun Poppers
Quick review activity from Quia

Balloon Pronouns

Pick It Pronouns
Help Dino cross the bridge by picking the correct pronoun

Pronouns
Practice on Quia

Personal Pronouns: Subject
Online quiz

Personal Pronouns: Object
Online quiz

Possessive Adjectives
Online quiz

Possessive Pronouns
Online quiz

Reflexive Pronouns
Online quiz

Terrible Teacher: Pronouns
online editing practice from the Center for Education and Training

Pronoun Usage
2 player game

eThemes: Pronouns
Website links from eMints

PPPST: Pronouns
Power Points, Games and Lesson Plans from Pete's Power Point Station 

WordBroker: Pronouns
A list of 64 pronouns
 

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VERBS

PPPST: Verbs
Power Points, Games and Lesson Plans from Pete's Power Point Station

WordPlay
Fun verb animations from Between the Lions

Code Calling
Verb game from BBC

Ice Cream Talk
Build ice cream cones by finding nouns and/or verbs - FUN game from ABCya!

Verb Treasure Hunt
Subject-Verb agreement Treasure Hunt game from BBC

Catch the Verb
fun game from eslgamesworld.com

A Carousel of Verbs
Fun Carousel verb game from Harcourt's Grammar Practice Park

Verb and Contraction Forest
Fun verb game from Harcourt's Grammar Practice Park (Grade 5)

The Verb Treehouse
Fun verb game from Harcourt's Grammar Practice Park (Grade 5)

Verb Power
Fun Harcourt Game! Choose whether each verb is a main verb, helping verb or contraction

Fish 'Em Up!
Game to practice word endings

Verbs Billionaire
SUPER FUN game from eslgamesworld.com

Verb Tenses Jeopardy
SUPER FUN game from eslgamesworld.com

Quia: Verb Battleship
Play the computer to practice your verbs with a fun, classic game!

Quia: Verbs Jeopardy
Practice irregular verbs with this fun, 1- or 2-player Jeopardy game

Verb Frontier
Practice with Verbs - Grammar Practice Park game (Grade 4)

Verb Tense Train
Practice with verb tenses - Grammar Practice Park game (Grade 4)

Verb Ride
Practice with past tense verbs - Grammar Practice Park game (Grade 4)

Fantastic Flights
Practice with Verbs - Grammar Practice Park game

Ride the Predicate Coaster
Learn about simple and complete predicates - Grammar Practice Park game from Harcourt

ELC Study Zone: Level 330
Learn and practice your grammar

Grade 3 Grammar Blast!
Harcourt verb practice quiz

Grade 4 Grammar Blast!
Harcourt verb practice quiz

 
Go for Grammar Gold: 3rd Grade
Choose the different verb (predicate) quizzes for great practice from Harcourt

Grammar Gold: 4th Grade
Choose the different verb (predicate) quizzes for great practice from Harcourt

Grammar Gold: 5th Grade
Choose the different verb (predicate) quizzes for great practice from Harcourt

Grammar Gold: 6th Grade

Choose the different verb (predicate) quizzes for great practice from Harcourt
Irregular Verbs
Rules for Using Irregular Verbs
Irregular Verbs Quizzes
Quizzes to help you
practice your irregular verbs
Subject-Verb Agreement Factsheets
Subject-Verb agreement Factsheets from BBC (PRINTABLE homework/schoolwork help)
Subject-Verb Agreement Quiz
Subject-Verb agreement Quiz from BBC
Self-Study Grammar Quizzes
*Best for Grades 6 and above
Quizzes to help you study your English skills

Word Invasion
Choose the parts of speech you want to practice - fun learning game from Arcademic Skill Builders

Present Progressive Hangman
Escape the hangman by guessing the verb in the correct present progressive tense - from ESL Grammar Games

Snakes and Ladders: Mixed Modals
Fun game to practice your verb forms - from ESL Games World

En Garde: Gerunds & Infinitives
Fun game to practice your verb forms - from ESL Games World

Modal Auxiliary Basketball
Fun game to practice your verb forms - from ESL Games World

Conditionals Billionaire Game
Fun game to practice your verb forms - from ESL Games World

Hoop Shoot: Active vs. Passive
Fun game to practice your verb forms - from ESL Games World

Verb Forms Show Down
Fun game for two players - practice listing forms of verbs given - from eslgamesworld.com

Verb 2 Verbe
Check the different forms (conjugations)
of verbs on this website.
(Unless you want to learn French,
type your word in the "English" box!) ;)

Snakes & Ladders
Intermediate level review - fun game from eslgamesworld.com

Present Perfect Crossword
Online game from eslgamesworld.com

Irregular Past Tense Spelling Game
Drag and drop the correct spelling of the verb tenses - from eslgamesworld.com

Basketball Verbs
from MES-Games (Mark's English School)

Past Tense Basketball
from MES-Games (Mark's English School)

Auxiliary Verbs Basketball
from MES-Games (Mark's English School)

Confusing Verbs Quiz
from eslgamesworld.com

Quiz: First Conditional Sentences
from eslgamesworld.com

Quiz: Second Conditional
from eslgamesworld.com

Why Do You Have To Do It?
online crossword game from eslgamesworld.com

Pick the Perfect Word
fun word game
from Scholastic (Choose "Test Your Skills" and then "Verb Voodoo")

WordBroker: Verbs
A list of 663 verbs - interesting...

Phrasal Verb Quizzes
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com

Must and Can
Online quiz from UsingEnglish.com
 

 

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