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Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of each sentence.

1. The yellow house down the street from me is for sale.
(Down is underlined)

a. preposition
b. conjunction
c. adjective
d. adverb

I think #1 is A, or C.

2. What year did you graduate from high school?
(High school is underlined)

A. proper noun
B. common noun
C. adjective
D. adverb
(I think it is a proper now, so A?)

3. Matt has been helping me overcome some difficulties.
(Has been is underlined)
A. linking verb
B. action verb
C. helping verb
D. gerund
(I think it is C?)

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4 answers
  1. correct; wrong (would have to be an exact name to be proper); correct, shows when (time sequence).

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    bobpursley
  2. 1. A or C?

    I agree with Bobpursley's other assessments.

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    Ms. Sue
  3. So which for #1?

    A or C??

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  4. So for #1, is it A, or C?
    #2. B?
    #3. C?
    Just confirming.

    Thanks

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