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    Parts of speech

    We can't seem to work this sentence out.

    "mom put nine candles on my birthday cake"

    noun-verb-adj-noun-prep-pron-adj-noun

    Thank you!

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    Re: Parts of speech

    Quote Originally Posted by Rocket_Jet View Post
    We can't seem to work this sentence out.

    "Mom put nine candles on my birthday cake."

    noun-verb-adj-noun-prep-pron-adj-noun

    Thank you!
    Welcome to the forums. With the changes I have made (in red), it is now a correct sentence. What is it you don't understand?

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    Re: Parts of speech

    Some sources refer to "my" as a pronoun, but most would call it a possessive adjective.

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