Common Core: 3rd Grade English Language Arts : Explain the Function of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Adjectives, and Adverbs: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.3.1.A

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Example Question #1 : English Grammar And Usage In Writing And Speaking: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.3.1

Select the answer choice that is a verb 

Possible Answers:

jump

she

Tim

Africa

Correct answer:

jump

Explanation:

A verb is a word that shows an action or occurrence. 

"Jump" is a verb because it shows an action. 

"Tim" and "Africa" are nouns. "Tim" is a person and "Africa" is a place. 

"she" is a pronoun. 

Example Question #2 : English Grammar And Usage In Writing And Speaking: Ccss.Ela Literacy.L.3.1

Select the answer choice that is a pronoun 

Possible Answers:

she

jump

Tim

Africa

Correct answer:

she

Explanation:

A pronoun takes the place of a noun. Remember, a noun in a person, place, or thing. 

"She" is a pronoun. 

"Tim" and "Africa" are nouns. "Tim" is a person and "Africa" is a place. 

"Jump" is a verb. 

All Common Core: 3rd Grade English Language Arts Resources

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