Grammar

8 parts of speech

The 8 Parts of Speech Plus Articles

Every single word we use in a sentence belongs to a larger grouping in the English language called parts of speech. In simpler terms, it’s safe to think of the parts of speech in English grammar as a moderately-sized puzzle and all of its elements the pieces. Just like any puzzle, the picture just isn’t clear without all its parts.

How to format dialogue

How to Format Dialogue

Dialogue is anything the people or characters actually say in your writing. You should use dialogue whenever you’re wanting to indicate that someone is speaking in your story, personal essay, or novel.