posted by Jerald on .
Read each sentence then underline the helping verbs and circle the main verbs
1.Books do furnish a room
2.I am walking to school these days
3.The water line must have burst.
helping:must have main:burst
4. I have told him not to call again
All are correct except for 4.
The main verb is told.
5.Reminders were sent out last week
6.Jolene will be decorating the gym for the costume contest
7.Clarence should have started his research earlier
helping:should have main:research
8.May I ask for volunteers?
9.Raphael has been practicing karate since the age of ten
10.Your hard work will not be wasted
6. You're missing a helping verb.
7. Wrong main verb
9., 10. Missing a helping verb
6 the helping verb is will
7 main started?
9 my helping is has and my helping for 10 is will
6. will be
You have one correct helping verb, but 9 and 10 each has 2 helping verbs.
Has been and will not for 9 and 10
has been -- yes
9. will be
Please note that not is an adverb and never a helping verb.
Do you mean 10 will be? Since 9 is has been
I had this same honeworj, help a lot