Language Quiz / Which Part of Speech?

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Can you name the part of speech (verb, noun, pronoun, adverb, adjective, preposition, conjunction, or interjection) for the specified word?

Quiz Updated Jun 12, 2015

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SentencePart of SpeechWord
People moved slowly then.moved
'Huh, sir?'Huh
Miss Caroline apparently thought I was lying.apparently
Maycomb was an old town, but it was a tired old town when I first knew it.but
The old house was the same, droopy and sick, but as we stared down the street we thought we saw an inside shutter move. droopy
'Your father does not know how to teach.'does
Dill left us early in September, to return to Meridian.early
Dill was a curiosity.curiosity
Jem was the product of their first year of marriage.first
Thus we came to know Dill as a pocket Merlin, whose head teemed with eccentric plans, strange longings, and quaint fancies.fancies
'Folks call me Dill,' said Dill, struggling under the fence.under
'I'm Charles Baker Harris,' he said. 'I can read.'can
That was the summer Dill came to us.That
Atticus's voice was flinty.flinty
Jem gave a reasonable description of Boo.Boo
Inside the house lived a malevolent phantom.Inside
She was a Graham from Montgomery.was
When he was nearly thirteen, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow.badly
'Were you ever a turtle, huh?'huh
Our father said we were both right.said

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