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    Please identify the parts of speech in this sentence. [ Lift the books, so I can dust.]
    Thank you in advance.

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    Default Re: Parts of speech

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Please identify the parts of speech in this sentence. [ Lift the books, so I can dust.]
    Thank you in advance.
    Lift - verb
    the - determiner (definate article)
    books - noun
    so - conjunction
    I - pronoun
    can - auxiliary verb
    dust - verb

    Is that what you mean? A dictionary tells you most of that information.

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