Parts of Speech

Parts of speech
In English language, all the words are divided into some categories on the basis of their functions. These categories are called parts of speech. English has 8 parts of speech:

2 Plural
” A noun, which represents two or more things”.
Examples

  1. Boys
  2. Houses
  3. Cities etc. β­• Gender of noun β­•
  4. Masculine
    “A noun, which stands for a male gender”.
    Examples
  5. Father.
  6. Dog.
  7. Brother etc.
  8. Feminine
    ” A noun, which stands for a female gender”.
    Examples
  9. Girl.
  10. Mother.
  11. Sister etc.
  12. Common
    “A noun, which stands for both, male and female”.
    Examples
  13. Teacher.
  14. Student.
  15. Doctor etc.
  16. Neuter
    ” A noun, which stands neither for male nor for female”.
    Examples
  17. Car.
  18. Pen.
  19. Bazar etc. β­• Cases of noun β­• There are three cases of nouns:
  20. Subjective case
    “When the noun is used as subject of the sentence”.
    πŸ‘‰ This is also called as nominative case.
    Examples
  21. Ali is a good boy.
    Ali here is subjective case of noun.
  22. Shaan wants to go.
    Shaan is subjective case of noun.
  23. Objective case
    ” When the noun is used as object of the sentence”.
    πŸ‘‰ This is also called as accusative case.
    Examples
  24. I beat Ali.
    Ali is used as object of the sentence and it’s objective case of noun..
  25. Possessive case
    “When a noun possesses something”.
    πŸ‘‰This is also called as genitive case.
    Examples
  26. This is my brother’s house.
    brother’s is possessive case of noun.
  27. She is his friend.
    his is a possessive case of noun

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