Adjectives, Verbs and Nouns

A noun is a word that refers to a person, place, thing, event, substance or quality. A verb is a word or phrase that describes an action, condition or experience. An adjective is a word that describes a noun e.g. 'big', 'boring', 'pink', 'quick' and 'obvious'. This exercise asks students to look at each word and decide whether it is a noun, a verb or an adjective. This worksheet was created by