Parts of Speech Worksheets

Learning the parts of speech will help your students better understand how languages work. A strong knowledge of the parts of speech is requisite to language study and also mastering one’s own language. Understanding how the parts of speech work will allow students to learn the rules of sentence structure and grammar. I hope that these free parts of speech worksheets will help you achieve your goal.

I’ve organized the worksheets on this page based on parts of speech. In order to keep this page from scrolling on forever, I’ve only included some of my worksheets. If you are interested in a particular part of speech, like nouns for instance, click the link at the beginning or end of each section to see all of my resources for that topic.

Parts of Speech Worksheets

Noun Worksheets

Nouns and Superheroes Worksheet – This is a great worksheet to start your study of nouns. In the first part, students read fifteen sentences about superheroes and circle each noun. Then students analyze five nouns and determine the type of each: singular or plural, common or proper, and concrete or abstract.
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Singular, Plural, and Collective Nouns Worksheet – This worksheet has 15 sentences themed around the zoo. Students will read each sentence and identify singular, plural, and collective nouns. Then they will put their knowledge to use by writing sentences that use these noun types.
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Common and Proper Nouns Worksheet – Students fix capitalization errors and explain their changes, then convert common nouns to proper nouns. Lastly, they practice capitalization by creating original sentences following specific guidelines.
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Concrete and Abstract Nouns Worksheet – This worksheet feature 15 sentences about a couple lost at sea. Read about their struggles and triumphs while identifying concrete and abstract nouns. Then write sentences using concrete and abstract nouns. This activity is great for homework or classwork.
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Proper Nouns, Common Nouns, and Pronouns with Ninjas! – Students will love reading these exciting sentences about ninjas while underlining common nouns, double-underlining proper nouns, and circling pronouns. As you might imagine, this activity requires a knowledge of pronouns, so teach your students about those first before assigning this worksheet.
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Noun Types Worksheet 1 – This worksheet has a list of nouns. Students identify whether each noun is common or proper; singular, plural, or possessive; and concrete or abstract. ┬áStudents write the appropriate answers on lines. ┬áDouble-sided worksheet with over 32 problems.
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Noun Types Worksheet 2 – Here is another worksheet with a list of nouns. Students decide whether each noun is singular or plural, common or proper, and concrete or abstract.
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Verb Worksheets

Action Verbs and Verbs of Being Worksheet | With Pirates – This four- page, 30 multiple-choice question worksheet is chocked full of practice with verbs. Students read sentences, identify verbs, and circle their answers. This is a good activity for students who are just starting to study verbs. It’s themed around pirates, which makes it fun and engaging, and it’s available at three different reading levels for greater accessibility.
Reading Level 1 – Grades 3-5
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Reading Level 2 – Grades 6-8
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Reading Level 3 – Grades 9+
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Verbs and Gerunds with Dinosaurs Worksheet – The only thing better than a worksheet about verbs, is a worksheet about verbs that is dinosaur themed. Your students will enjoy identifying verbs and gerunds in 20 example sentences. Then students write their own sentences using gerunds on the back.
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Verbs, Verb Phrases, and Gerunds – Underline verbs and verb phrases and circle gerunds. The sentences are all about a scientist building a giant robot.
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Verb Tense Analysis… with Pirates: Determine the verb tenses of the pirate themed sentences, and then explain how you knew.
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Verbs and Verb Phrases with Pirates – Read the exciting sentences about pirates. Underline the verbs and verb phrases, also circle the nouns and pronouns.
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Verbs and Gerunds Lesson – An animated slide show lesson teaching about verbs, verb phrases, and gerunds. Includes a seven question practice activity after the lesson.
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Pronoun Worksheets

Pronouns and Antecedents Worksheet | With Cowboys – This worksheet has 30 multiple-choice problems. Students identify pronouns and antecedents. It’s themed around a group of fictional cowboys to make it fun and exciting. And, it’s available at three different reading levels, so it is very accessible. Since all versions of this worksheet share the same answer key, differentiating your instruction has never been easier.
Reading Level 1 | Grades 3-5
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Reading Level 2 | Grades 6-8
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Reading Level 3 | Grades 9+
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Pronouns and Antecedents – read dinosaur themed sentences, locate the pronouns, and the antecedents to which they refer.
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Pronouns and Perspective – Underline all of the pronouns in the passage. Identify the perspective of the passage: first, second, or third-person.
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Pronoun Case and Perspective – Determine whether the pronoun is in objective or subjective case. Also identify whether it is a first, second, or third-person pronoun.
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Pronoun Case and Perspective Quiz – Identify pronoun case and perspective by matching the letters to the terms. Also contains a section where students determine whether words are plural or possessive.
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Pronouns and Perspective Quiz – Bubble test quizzing students on their understanding of pronouns case and perspective.
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Pronouns Lesson – Slide show lesson teaching students about pronouns and antecedents. Includes a practice assessment where students identify pronouns and antecedents.
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Adjectives and Adverbs Worksheets

Comparative and Superlative Adjectives Worksheets | With Giant Robots – This 4-page worksheet, 30 multiple-choice question worksheet covers comparative and superlative adjectives. Students must complete sentences by choosing the correct form of each adjective. Since this worksheet is themed around the futuristic domestic robots, it’s a lot of fun. And since it’s available at three different reading levels, it’s accessible to most students. Enjoy!
Reading Level 1 | Grades 3-5
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Reading Level 2 | Grades 6-8
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Reading Level 3 | Grades 9+
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Adverbs and Adjectives with Magical Horses Worksheet – In this exciting adverb and adjective worksheet, students underline adjectives and circle adverbs in twenty magical horse themed sentences. Then, students write original sentences using adverbs and adjectives and label them.
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Adverbs and Adjectives Worksheet – determine whether the adverb or adjective form should be used to complete the sentences, then identify adverbs and adjectives in sentences.
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Adverbs and Adjectives Independent Study – Students will read attached information about adverbs and adjectives. Then they should answer a series of questions. Also attached is a worksheet where students identify whether an adverb or adjective should be used.
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Adjectives and Adverbs Worksheet | Playing Sports – Here’s another 4-page worksheet with 30 multiple-choice questions. This worksheet tests students’ mastery of adjectives and adverbs. Students must read sports-themed sentences and complete each sentence by choosing from pairs of adjectives and adverbs. This awesome worksheet is available at three reading levels.
Reading Level 1 | Grades 3-5
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Reading Level 2 | Grades 6-8
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Reading Level 3 | Grades 9+
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Adverbs and Adjectives Lesson – A slide show lesson teaching students the differences between adverbs and adjectives. Also includes a practice activity where students identify adverbs and adjectives as used in sentences.
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Prepositions Worksheets

Preposition Worksheet | With the Police – Here’s a 4-page, 30 multiple-choice question worksheet about prepositions. First students read sentences and identify prepositions. Then they determine which pronoun in each sentence is redundant. This worksheet is themed around a fictional police force and a dastardly cat burglar, which makes it a little more engaging for students. It is available at three different reading levels to make it more accessible. And all three versions share the same answer key, which makes it easier to differentiate instruction.
Reading Level 1 | Grades 3-5
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Reading Level 2 | Grades 6-8
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Reading Level 3 | Grades 9+
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Prepositions Worksheet – read each sentence, identify at least two prepositions in each sentence and underline them. The sentences tell a spy story.
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Prepositions Lesson – a slide show lesson explaining prepositions, providing a list of common prepositions, and a practice activity where students identify prepositions in sentences.
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Interjections Worksheets

Interjections Worksheet: Add the appropriate interjection to each sentence.
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Parts of Speech Newspaper – Create a newspaper with eight articles featuring stories about the parts of speech. The eight stories should explain what each part of speech does and provide examples. Paper should also have pictures.
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Parts of Speech and Sentence Type Test: five questions on sentence types and 32 questions on parts of speech.
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Super Grammar Ninja | Parts of Speech Review Video Game – Are your students bored with worksheets? Are you looking to try something fun and different? Do you have computer lab access? Try this fun and exciting web-based video game. Students play through five challenging worlds while reviewing parts of speech and sentence structure skills. This game offers great, interactive language arts review for free. You and your students will love it.
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  1. Christine

     /  December 12, 2023

    One of the best resources I have ever seen. In fact the best. Thank you for providing this to the world and especially for those who cannot afford to purchase or pay for help with learning.

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