QUIZZES

CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.

Origin of ped

by shortening

Definition for ped (2 of 7)

PED

performance-enhancing drug.

Definition for ped (3 of 7)

ped-1

variant of pedo-1 before a vowel: pedagogic.
Also paed-.

Definition for ped (4 of 7)

ped-2

variant of pedi- before a vowel.

Definition for ped (5 of 7)

ped-3

variant of pedo-2 before a vowel: pedalfer.

Definition for ped (6 of 7)

Definition for ped (7 of 7)

-ped

a combining form with the meaning “having a foot” of the kind specified by the initial element: pinnatiped.
Also -pede.
Compare -pod.

Origin of -ped

< Latin -ped-, stem of -pēs -footed, adj. derivative of pēs foot
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Example sentences from the Web for ped

British Dictionary definitions for ped (1 of 2)

ped-

combining form

a variant (esp US) of paedo-

British Dictionary definitions for ped (2 of 2)

-ped

-pede


n combining form

foot or feetquadruped; centipede

Word Origin for -ped

from Latin pēs, ped- foot
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Medical definitions for ped

ped-

pref.

Variant ofpedo-
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