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grammar action and linking verbs(mental or physica
In China, shrines honor ancestors. Is honor an a. action verb(physical)b. action verb(mental) c. linking verb d. not a verb
October 30, 2012 by robin

english
which sentence contains a predicate noun? Hoover will lead the group hike on sunday He plans to leave Lookout Point He is an expert on the plants of the region He tells hikers about animals too To have a predicate noun in a sentence, you must also have a linking verb, not an ...
October 15, 2006 by Jenny

Language
Break and thing are examples of what kind of verbs (not "action") Verbs can be in any of the following categories: ~linking or action ~active or passive ~transitive or intransitive Break can be an action, active, and transitive verb. Thing is not a verb. http://grammar.ccc....
March 14, 2007 by Lauryn

grammar
in the sentence "He felt hungry and thought about the lunch wrapped in his handkerchief." which are the linking verbs and which are the action verbs?
October 12, 2010 by Rob

la need help
1. When you summarize an informational article, you should (1 point) leave out minor details. use the author's words, including direct quotations. leave out important details. include as much information as possible. 2. Why might a scientist choose to categorize scientific ...
September 5, 2013 by andre

English
Okay got that one.. What about The cab driver was driving extremely fast down the street. The very phrase is was driving. Was is a linking verb and driving an action. Is it a linking verb or an action verb? Directions say to underline the verb phrase and indicate action or ...
November 14, 2011 by Kelley

Just some LA q's, Ms.Sue please
1. When you summarize an informational article, you should (1 point) leave out minor details. use the author's words, including direct quotations. leave out important details. include as much information as possible. 2. Why might a scientist choose to categorize scientific ...
February 7, 2013 by Someone

English
Ok, so I never really got grammar that well and I'm terrible when it comes to having to look for things like verbs and nouns etc... in paragraphs can you please help me with a paragraph to find all of the action, linking, transitive and auziliary verbs?
September 5, 2009 by Sarah

language arts
what follows a linking or action verd After a linking verb, there'll be a predicate noun or predicate adjective: ~~She is my sister. (is=linking verb; sister=predicate noun) ~~Delilah is very tall for a fourth grader. (is=linking verb; tall=predicate adjective) After an action...
September 28, 2006 by sindy

verbs
were suppose to find out if these are linking or action and find the verb this is what i put(also can you i dentify 4 helping verbs in the sentences 1)Mail travels overseaes on airplanes action travels 2)Mail also can go overseas by boats action go 3)Boats are slower but less ...
October 29, 2008 by Bob

Language Arts
Could you give me examples of action verbs, linking verbs and helping verbs?
January 12, 2009 by Pam

Linking and Action Verbs
In "Meditation 17," Donne compares man to an island. Compares is am action verb? "Song" is a cynical poem about love. "is" is a linking verb.
July 15, 2008 by Adam

6th grade grammar
Can you explain linking verbs? I'm getting confused. (To decide, I used 'is' or 'was' to replace the verb). These are the ones I missed. 1. Paul's exhibit remained on display for an entire month. By replacing with 'was', the sentence still makes sense (exhibit was on display...
December 3, 2013 by Alexis

Grammer
Linking and action verbs. I have 3 sentences not sure what the verb or linking verb is in them. 1. I am happy for my brother. 2. They are quiet in the library. 3. Aris grows flowers in her backyard.
April 28, 2011 by Kam

6th grade grammar
Can you check these sentences? Identify whether each sentence includes an action verb, linking verb, or verb phrase. 1. Celina is coming to my house after dinner. Linking = is verb phrase = is coming 2. The weather was beautiful this past weekend. Linking = was verb phrase = ...
December 11, 2013 by Alexis

Grammar
I'm working with linking, transitive and intransitive verbs. For this sentence, do I need to write it as a statement? I think it is a linking verb. Intransitive? "What is the most popular song in the country this week?"
January 22, 2011 by Nick

english
Tell if the verb is action or linking. 1. My grandmother seems young to me. seems-linking 2. They looked odd in the old-fashioned clothing of the 1950's. looked-linking 3.Mrs Shuman cooks great Dutch food. cooks-action 4.Joseph never knew his grandparents. knew-linking 5. He ...
October 20, 2010 by Janice

English
My problem has to do with linking verbs. I know the obvious linking verbs: forms of "be", is,etc. But I don't know if words such as "during", "a chance that". I am very confused. Thanks for your help.
February 14, 2010 by John

grammar
The patient is alert and oriented and has normal mental status exam. Question: List verb/verbs I know there are two - Answer: is Answer: mental
May 8, 2011 by Leslie

Grammer
In the sentence "The Bethrothal Letter formally announced the engagement" is announced a (a)action verb (mental) (b)linking verb (c)action verb (physical)
November 12, 2009 by Searah

URGENT Grammer
In the sentence "She approved the apposed marriage" is approved a: (a)linking verb (b)action verb (mental) (c)action verb (physical)
November 12, 2009 by Lily

McKay
website to help identify physical or mental action verbs?
November 7, 2012 by Elsa

English Launguage Arts 6th feet
Does anyone know a website that i can go and find main verbs, auxiliary verbs, and linking verbs Thanks
April 27, 2010 by M.P.L

Grammar
http://www.chompchomp.com/terms/verb.htm Scroll down to the sections on Action Verbs and Linking Verbs. The explanations are really good and there are LOTS of examples to help you understand each term better. Predicate nouns and adjectives are just what comes on the "other ...
November 13, 2006 by Writeacher

English
Since the sentence The cab driver was driving extremely fast down the street has both an action verb and a linking verb, what do I say it is action or linking?
November 14, 2011 by Kelley

English Gr.5
Draw one line under each action verb and 2 lines under each linking verb. Sentences with linking verbs, circle the word and the predicate that renames or describes the subject. Write noun pronoun for adjectives in the blank to describe the word. In sentences with action verb, ...
January 28, 2010 by English helper

linking verbs
Is were a linking verb in this sentence? The chidren _were_disappointed when the game was cancelled.
September 25, 2012 by stephanie

linking verbs
what is the linking verb conecting in the sentence: In daylight, we looked for the lost ring.
October 21, 2008 by Nicole

Clause
I first went to a website to help me with clauses. It said that an example of a clause is: "It is cold" My definition says that a clause has a subject and a verb but no complete thought. Where is the subject and where is the verb. My Guess: It- subject cold- verb I honestly ...
January 27, 2007 by Gina

English
I have a few question on linking verbs: 1. I am fond of both kinds of comics. linking verb - fond? 2. Joseph Pulitzer was the first to publish color funnies. linking verb - was? 3. The sales of his newspaper were high. linking verb - sales 4. Sunday Funnies soon became part of...
November 2, 2010 by Emily

grammar
I have two questions. If I get these right, I think I know how to do the rest. 1. "George's father feels happy." Is "feels" a linking verb or an action verb? It seems like it is a linking verb. 2. "People pay ten times as much for sugar." Is the verb "pay" singular?
April 15, 2008 by Lisa

grammar
The patient is alert and oriented and has normal mental status exam. Which words are verbs?
May 24, 2011 by janne

English
linking, transitive, and intransitives verbs? would the sentence "the old woman's house smelled like a ginat litter box." be linking
January 30, 2008 by C

English
What is a verb? An action word like run,walk,play! There are also "being" verbs and "sense" verbs. Here is a great site on verbs. (Broken Link Removed)
December 29, 2006 by Kareena

english
what follows a linking verb or a action verb. the simple tense of verbs. follows a preposition. sometimes called the simple predicate.
April 8, 2008 by tammy

6th grade
Teacher had us to find the verb and/or action verb in sentences. She said there would be either one of each or 2 action verbs in the sentence. What are the verbs/action verbs in these sentences. 1. His car hit a wall in the world's first car accident. 2. The auto had ...
May 6, 2009 by Traci

language arts
Need to confirm if the verbs in the sentences are physical or mental actions: 1. Other Americans in the Olympics challenged their opponents, too. Mental 2. Wilma dazzled the crowds in the track & field competition. physical 3. Al Oerter, an American discus thrower, dominated ...
March 17, 2014 by cee

6th grade grammar
Can you check the following sentences, please? Identify the subject and verb (action or linking). 1. Jim looked through his closet for his favorite shirt. Subject = Jim action verb = looked 2. A ghost appeared in the doorway. Subject = ghost action verb = appeared 3. This pie ...
December 2, 2013 by Alexis

grammar
The patient is alert and oriented and has normal mental status exam. which are verbs? alert = v oriented = v is = v
July 5, 2009 by tina

english
Identifying and Replacing Verbs. In each sentence, underline the verb or verb phrase, if it is an action verb rewrite it with another action verb. If it is linking just leave it. I got -8 out of 6. First sentence is 1. Owls can turn their heads almost all the way around. 2. A ...
May 2, 2012 by Michael

HW CHECK
What is the verb in the following sentence? (only one answer) 1. Many people believe that the economy is not the worst problem in America. a. Many b. believe c. is d. is not e. in What is the subject in the following sentence? (may be one or more) 2. Her problems, her ...
October 26, 2011 by Anonymous

English
Whats a correct principal part of a verb , and infinitive part of a verb? Verbs have three principal parts, although some dictionaries and grammars list four. So I'll show you four in case that's what you are supposed to know. For "regular" verbs: Base form = walk Simple past...
September 6, 2006 by Anita

grammar
All of the villagers were fascinated with new technology. were is the linking verb and is linking fascinated. Is fascinated an adjective?
February 22, 2012 by Dakota

English-Grammar
The interviewer (remained) speechless upon hearing about the senatorís revelations. Is remained a (I think this is the answer) linking verb action verb auxilary verb transitive verb Thanks for the help
September 22, 2012 by Beth

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative. 1. My partner for biology lab is Penelope. 2. Jason will be the next student council president. 3. Mrs. Furillo's favorite song is still "Night and Day." 4. Rocky Marciano was the world heavyweight boxing champion from ...
April 15, 2014 by Charlotte

English grammar
ex) I love it. 'Love it' is pronounced as a linking sound. 'Love it' are pronounced as a linking sound. 'Love' and 'it' are pronounced as a linking sound. 'Love' and 'it' is pronounced as a linking sound. ---------------------------------- Which ones are correct? Do I have to ...
April 16, 2008 by John

english
Long ago,farmers milked cows by hand. Is milked the action verb and by the linking verb also is use a linking verb
February 22, 2011 by jill

English
I need help finding action-packed words... and several other things cause the mid-term marks are gonna be tomorrow so I gotta boost my mark up before I fail... Action-packed verbs are those that are very specific and vivid -- that is, they give the reader a "living" image of ...
November 8, 2006 by Tanya

English
in this sentence, what is the verb and label it linking or adjective: Rennet is an extract made from the lining of a calf's fourth stomach. I thought it would be is made and it would be action verb. My friend however thought that it was linking and that the predicate noun is ...
December 11, 2006 by Katie

English Grammar
What is the difference between modal verbs and auxiliary verbs? Are both the same?
March 12, 2008 by John

Grammar
Two men went on a fishing trip on the gulf lo Mexico and caught 25 fish. The verbs in this phrase are "went" and "caught" right because it shows the action of what they did??
May 11, 2010 by Fabian

2nd grade
helping verb and linking verbs
September 24, 2009 by cody

English
I have to identify the verbs in the sentence and decide if they are linking,transitive, or intransitive. Please check these and let me know if they are correct. 2. She turned her face to the sun. (transitive) 4. The leaves on the tree turn bright red in the fall. (transitive) ...
July 8, 2008 by Sandra

English
Rennet is an extract made from the lining of a calf's fourth stomch. In the sentence above, what is the verb and is it linking or action? I thought it would be an action verb-is made.But I am not sure. The verb in the main clause is IS. Rennnet IS an extract. It's a linking ...
December 11, 2006 by Katie

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
1. Michelle Kwan has become an inspiration to us all. 2. Is Sara the runner in the blue T-shirt? 3. I could have been a contender. 4. The winner of the spelling bee was Tracy. 5. The next speaker will be Mr. Gonzales. 6. Who was the fourteenth president of the United States? 7...
April 15, 2014 by Charlotte

English
I have to identify the verbs in the sentence and decide if they are linking,transitive, or intransitive. Please check these and let me know if they are correct. 2. She turned her face to the sun. (transitive) 4. The leaves on the tree turn bright red in the fall. (intransitive...
July 8, 2008 by Sandra

Language/Grammar
Is (like) a linking verb? When used as a verb, "like" is an action verb. He likes her. She likes ice cream. They like their new coach. =)
March 1, 2007 by Michelle

grammar
what is main verbs and helping verbs
February 18, 2009 by t livia raines

English Expression
1. Paying attention to "linking", listen carefully. 2. Mark 'linking' where two words are pronounced as a linking sound. 3. Mark 'linking' between/under two words which are pronounced as a linking sound. (What about under instead of between?) 4. Put 'the linking mark' where ...
April 16, 2008 by John

linking verbs
The book A Cricket in Times Square ____________by George Selden.
September 1, 2009 by Jd

English Expressions
1. Paying attention to "linking", listen carefully. 2. Mark 'linking' where two words are pronounced as a linking sound. 3. Mark 'linking' between/under two words which are pronounced as a linking sound. (What about under instead of between?) 4. Put 'the linking mark' where ...
April 16, 2008 by John

english
I am looking for all VERBS both "Action" and "Be" verbs identified in the sentence. In 1999, I went to Disney World for vacation. There is one verb in that sentence. Which word do you think it is? ??
April 19, 2007 by cynthia

English
Do you understand why "defines" is correct? Even though "Baskin-Robbins" appears to be plural (with the -s on the end), it's singular because it's the name of one company. Therefore, the verb needs to have the third-person-singular ending (-s) when in present tense. http://...
July 12, 2007 by Writeacher

english
The groom's family presented this letter to the bride's family. is presented an action( physical or mental) verb also It formally accepted the bride into the groom's family. is accepted (physical or mental) action verb?? I think presented is physical and accepted is mental. ...
November 20, 2011 by jill

Language Arts
What follows a linking or action verb?
November 8, 2009 by Cherbrena

grammar
Identify the intransitive and transitive verbs in the sentence .Also give an object for the transitive verbs.1. Harsha laughed .2.My mother was having .
August 19, 2009 by uma

English Expressions
1. Paying attention to the linking mark, listen carefully. 2. Mark 'linking' on the place where two words are pronounced as a linking sound. 3. Mark 'linking' between two words which are pronounced as a linking sound. 4. Put 'the linking mark' on the place where two words are ...
April 16, 2008 by John

grammar
directions: rewrite the 2 sentences as 1 sentence by combining the main verbs and helping verbs...The carriage has crossed the bridge. The carriage has arrived at the mansion.
December 10, 2013 by jb

English Grammar: Verbs
What are the verbs in these sentences? I just want to check my work. Gasping, Matty called for his gift to come. There was no sense of how to direct it. He became aware, suddenly, that he had been chosen for this. Thanks in advance!
March 7, 2012 by Cicilia

english
What follows a linking or action verb? What modifies nouns or pronouns?
August 4, 2008 by lamoura

English
How does one explain the difference in usage between "I am going to go get it." and "I will go and get it." Correct terms, please, to help a foreign student. I am going = present progressive tense I will go and get = future tense, compound verb to get = infinitive form =) http...
January 16, 2007 by Mia

Language Arts
In the sentence....It formally accepted the bride into the groom's family. Would accepted be a mental action verb or a physical action verb?
October 3, 2011 by Brandi

english
linking or action verb and why? First of all, he was fully given to the lord.
September 10, 2008 by dhaeigd

lal
are these visible or mental verbs? lived go back & investigate thank you
April 12, 2011 by Sara!

Language Arts
In the sentence ...The letter listed gifts for the wedding. Would listed be a physical action verb or a mental action verb?
October 4, 2011 by Brandi

Language Arts
In the sentence....The letter listed gifts for the wedding. Would listed be a physical action verb or a mental action verb?
October 4, 2011 by Brandi

english
What is the verb (linking or action) in "Long ago, farmers milked cows by hand"
November 14, 2012 by Riley

English
I need some help diagraming the sentence: How can an art decay? Thanks, Michelle art | can decay ________________ \ \ \an \ How \ \ Please note in the above diagram that "How" modifies "can decay." i need help distinguishing vebs from verbals (cont.) i need help with ...
June 15, 2005 by Michelle

linking verbs
I _________ like I know hem because they ______so real. I _________ sure that almost any child or adult would enjoy this book.
September 1, 2009 by Jd

English
Writeacher, I need your help to find exercises on the following grammar topics: 1) Defining and non-defining relative clauses. (e.g. two sentences to combine ...) 2) Wish (+ simple past, past perfect, would + inf.) 3)Indirect speech (reporting verbs such as apologize, remind, ...
March 30, 2012 by Matthew

Grammer Please hurry please
Identify the words that correctly complete the following sentence. If none of the choices are correct, choose "none of the above." In a sentence with a compound verb, each verb (Points : 1) may have a different subject must have the same subject may not have helping verbs none...
August 27, 2013 by Jenny

English grammar
ex) There are two pins on the table. In this sentence, is 'there' is a derived adverb? [Second question] 1. Singular indefinite pronouns use singular verbs: e.g., anyone, anybody, each, either, none 2. Singular indefinite pronouns use singular verbs: anyone, anybody, each, ...
December 12, 2007 by John

English
How do you determine the correct verb in a compound subject sen.? What is the best way to determine the correct verb? plez help!:/ Simple sentence with compound subject: Jack and Jill ran up the hill. Compound subject = Jack, Jill Verb = ran The verb is the verb, no matter if ...
May 16, 2007 by Sanca

Grammar
Adverbs modify verbs. Adjectives modify nouns. Adjective: That car is different. Adverb: He thinks differently. What happens with the following verbs and why? He looks __________ Different or differently? He sounds different or differently? The form of Different is modifying ...
February 26, 2009 by Chris S.

Grammer
I am having trouble with identifying what thw words in a sentence are and groups of words. I will write a random sentence and could you please identify the words I have choosen. I will look at what you have choosen and understand why you have choosen so. Thanks in advance: Amy...
January 26, 2007 by Gina

English
Which sentence contains words in italics that form a gerund phrase? A. The laughing boy sat down. (Laughing is the italic word B. An interesting novel provides good entertainment. ( Interesting is the italic word) C. Winning the race demanded speed and endurance. (Winning is ...
December 1, 2006 by Mimi

English
What is the action verb and linking verb in this sentence: The day was warm and sunny.
January 24, 2008 by Paige

english
Is the word ivented a linking verb ,Action or an auxilary verb?
October 25, 2007 by Brooke

verbs
kris enjoys action movies at the theatre
August 2, 2011 by jose

english
I need two sentences about the role of education in successful financial planning using a linking verb in one and subject-verb agreement in another. Please highlight the verbs
June 20, 2010 by Dawn

english
what is an action verb. the boy jump on the table. linking verb David is happy to see you
October 15, 2009 by mike

english
In the sentence "these pebbles are like hundreds of small wheels." is like an verb if so action or linking?
December 8, 2009 by christina

Verbs (please answer all, don't give me a website)
IN EACH OF THE FOLOWING SENTENCES, DRAW ONE LINE UNDER ANY HELPING VERBS AND TWO LINES UNDER THE MAIN VERB. THEN,WRITE AV IF THE VERB IS AN ACTION VERB OR LV IF ITS A LINKING VERB. ALSO, WRITE TR IF THE VERB IS TRANSITIVE OR IN IF THE VRB IS INTRANSITIVE. 1. I will dance the ...
October 8, 2008 by Jesus

grammar
How would u use grammar in the future: pronoun, adjectives, verbs, and subject. I know how to use them just don't know how to explain on paper for the future
October 27, 2010 by Anonymous

verbs
The verb in this sentence. describes an ongoing action 1. Jack stopped to call a friend. 2. What are you doing? Answer 1 The verb in this sentence describes a habitual or repeated action A. I was hoping to hear from you. B. This guy makes his own instruments. Answer B
June 10, 2013 by Jim Collum

physical or mental verbs
She approved the proposed marriage==this would be a physical verb right
December 15, 2011 by Tasha

english
how many types of verbs are there, like there is action verb, any other kind?
January 18, 2011 by Anonymous

grammar
what are tangible and intangible verbs?
May 4, 2013 by deveeka

English
Write a sentence that matches the form provided in the description (Sentence with compound subject and action verb.) My Sentence is : The lizard and the cat jumped on the mouse. Now i need a second sentence to match my first sentence (Sentence with a proper noun and a linking ...
April 16, 2010 by Katie

Lang Arts
Need help determining if the word became is used as an action or linking verb in the sentence: Two years later my uncle became a judge. Thanks..
January 16, 2014 by Brandi

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