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Okay, so I am in the 12th grade -- and understand the English language quite well -- but am looking for a careful, presise explination for all words in a categoric manner (btw, I'm writing an advanced AI bot).

I take it that we all know what a verb is, how to find the subject, etc. But what about words like this:

It
If
No
The
For
Many
Two

Nouns? Dont think so; Verbs? Likewise.

What are these words, and how do you categorize them?

btw, what I want to do is this: Take every word in the english language, and categorize them into database files, along with a presise description of what type of word it is, how it is used, and synonyms for them; but I'm no trying to confuse anybody here now.
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Hi Anon,

It --> Noun/pronoun
If --> Conjunction/noun
No --> Noun/adverb/interjection
The --> Article
For --> Conjunction/prepostion
Many --> Noun/pronoun/adjective
Two --> Noun/pronoun/adjective

I think the Online dictionaries have already done that job-dictionary database creation-for us, to ease our life. Emotion: smile However, all the best in your efforts.
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Anonymous
btw, what I want to do is this: Take every word in the english language, and categorize them into database files, along with a presise description of what type of word it is, how it is used, and synonyms for them; but I'm no trying to confuse anybody here now.

I'm sure you've figured this out by now, but a word's function often depends upon its context. In other words, if you're looking for one true classification for each word, you're not going to have much luck, as it's continually changing.

Cheers--
Lazarus
In his book Mother Tongue Bill Bryson descibes English as "...a language in which the parts of speech are almost entirely notional. A noun is a noun and a verb is a verb largely because the grammarians say they are."

Not that I am trying to put you off doing your project!!

Best of luck-

Nick