August 31, 2015

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Thank you Ms. Sue and SraJMMcGin for your help. SraJMMcGin thanks for the verb list. Yeah thats what I meant, I just need to know out of the verb list you gave me, which are action, linking, auxilary and transitive. visit = verb scare = verb is = verb lines = verb stay = verb ...
September 5, 2009 by Sarah

The suspect (looked) as though he knew more then he was letting on. 1 point transitive verb intransitive verb linking verb auxiliary verb i think its linking verb
December 17, 2014 by rosey

Which verb is the italicized word? The baby is (this is italicized) becoming louder with each waking moment. 1. action verb 2. helping verb 3. linking verb 4. transitive verb 2?
September 11, 2013 by Anonymous

English Grammar
base verb basic verb base from of the verb the dictionary form root verb verb root root of the verb bare infinitive infinitive without the 'to' ----------------------------- Are they all the same? Are there any words which are not correct? What is the definition of the base ...
March 17, 2008 by John

critical thinking
Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is d.
March 21, 2015 by Saddia

critical thinking
Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is d.
March 22, 2015 by Saddia

critical thinking
Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is c.
March 22, 2015 by Saddia

Language arts
How do you form the perfect tense of a verb? A.Use the Helping verb will and the base form of the verb. B.Use a form of the verb be and the last particle of the verb C.Use a form of the verb have and the present participle of the verb. D.Use a form of the verb have and the ...
October 17, 2014 by Misty

critical thinkng
Three of the following statements about a verb are true. Which statement is false? A. A verb can express action. B. A verb can express a state of being. C. A verb takes the place of adjectives. D. A verb makes a statement about the subject of a sentence. my answer is c.
March 22, 2015 by Saddia

lang arts
I (used) my textbook to study for the exam. the word (used) is it a action verb,helping verb,linking verb, transitive verb?
August 14, 2012 by nyla

The interviewer (remained) speechless upon hearing about the senator’s 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 HELP!
How fo you form the perfect tense of a verb? A. Use the helping verb (will) and the base form od a verb. B. Use a form of the verb (be) and the past participle of the verb. C. Use a form of the verb (have) and the present participle of the verb. D. Use a form of the verb (have...
October 23, 2014 by Anonymous

The infinitive is the most versatile verb form because it can be used as A. a verb, an adjective, or a preposition B. a verb, a noun, an adverb, or an interjection C. a verb, an adverb, or a conjunction D. a verb, a noun, an adjective, or an adverb
June 14, 2013 by Cherokee

5th grade English
She will become a physicist one day. Have to identify the verb or verb phrase and then tell if it contains a linking verb or does not. will become=verb phrase contains linking verb
October 14, 2010 by Jack

grammar --verbs ) a helping verb is the verb that help the main verb make its statement(true or false)
October 21, 2010 by nina

Is 'two word verb' composed of 'verb + adverb' or 'verb + preposition? Or is 'two word verb' composed of only 'verb + adverb'? Would you let me know the website containing the meaning of 'two word verb'? Thank you.
November 16, 2009 by rfvv

How do you form the perfect tense of a verb? A: Use the helping verb will and the base form of the word? B: Use a form of the verb be and the past participle of the verb? C: Use a form of the verb have and the present participle of the verb? D: Use a form of the verb have and ...
November 6, 2014 by Marylyn

the mother seal looks fat and scary. in this sentence is the verb used as a linking verb or an action verb
December 7, 2010 by lane mullis

English 1
You can find the ______ by asking yourself who or what carries out the action of the verb. A.verb B. prepositional phrase C.helping verb D.subject
February 1, 2010 by Abriel

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

what are 5 verb phases using a main verb and helping verb
January 30, 2012 by kailee

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

English Check answer
The birds "chirped" loudly every morning before sunrise. (1 point) action verb (THIS ONE) helping verb linking verb none of the above
January 6, 2015 by tracey

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

13. When an adverb modifies a verb with a helping verb, the adverb should generally be placed A. before the helping verb. B. after the helping verb. C. at the end of the sentence. D. at the beginning of the sentence. Ms.Sue I just submitted my answers and got this question ...
September 26, 2014 by Sarah

Parts of Speech
I had a list of 50 words to change the parts of speech of. I got most of them but I can't seem to find these anywhere. Conjure - change to a noun and adj. pernicious - change to a noun and verb diffident - change to a noun and verb lament - change to an adj. rancor - change to...
September 24, 2007 by Samantha

February 23, 2012 by Celest

I need help identifying verbs in a passive and active voice. 1. Masai, a people of East Africa, live in kraals, or small villages. (Verb=live, A) 2. The village is surrounded by a thick round fence. (verb=is surrounded, P) 3. The kraal contains about 10 to 20 small huts. (verb...
December 5, 2009 by Emily

What is the sequence of components in the following sentence? Listless and depressed by vistas of snow and gray skies, Dieter left the cabin and walked toward the frozen pond. A. Subject, modifier, verb B. Subject, verb, modifier C. Modifier, subject, verb D. Modifier, subject...
April 11, 2015 by Diana

True or False A helping verb is the verb that helps the main verb make its statement. True???
April 5, 2010 by Keen

In each sentence, if the italicized verb does not agree with the subject, circle the verb and write it correct form. I will capitalize the verb since I don't know how to italicized. 1.Big Ma and Cassie SHARES the same bedroom. How would I solve this?
February 9, 2010 by Shadow

English 1
Sorry, put one more sentence Name verb and subject for the sentence "Compaies usually love these qualities." Is the subject companies and verb is usually? and for this sentence "He would be a model employee" Would he be the verb and be the verb?
October 13, 2014 by Ana

Underline the verb phrase and circle the main verb. Mandy is reading about different languages. Verb Phrase: is reading Main Verb: Reading?
September 29, 2012 by Emma

Which are the simple subject and the verb? The child was treated with erythromycin. was=verb treated = subject. Cultures were taken of the throat. were = verb cultures = subject She was seen here, stabilized, and transferred to County Hospital. she = verb stabilized and ...
July 26, 2009 by Garrett

language arts
Determine each verb and predicate noun or predicate adjective 1.Each year about ten million people visit Niagara Falls. 2.Many industries also operate close by. 3.To them, businesses ruin the area's scenic beauty. 4.Rainbow Bridge spans the gorge below Niagara Falls. Ans 1. ...
April 2, 2014 by cee

write 9 sentences about financial planning. Each sentence must demonstrate a different verb tense (so, only use each tense once). For each sentence, identify the subject, the verb, and the verb tense demonstrated. In order to receive full credit, you must have included any ...
September 2, 2010 by dedo

Identify the word that best describes the bolded word. The interviewer REMAINED speechless upon hearing about the senator's revelations. A.) linking verb********* B.) action verb C.) auxiliary verb D.) transitive verb FEW people know about the complex science behind the ...
August 26, 2014 by Cassie

what is the complete verb phrase? and helping verb? Who has been doing research on early polar flights? Is it has research? I can not include any of the words that may seperate the parts of the verb phrase
September 20, 2010 by hunter

language arts
Hi..need help with this question. Tim is moving to a new house. The words is moving can also be called a a. verb phrase b. prepositional phrase c. linking verb d. main verb Thanks..
October 1, 2012 by Brandi

I have to circle the simple subject,find the verb,decide if its right and if not I have to put the correct verb in its place. (subject-verb agreement) Across the grasslands sound the roar of the lions.
March 4, 2009 by cody

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

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

The verbs to do , to have , and to be are verbs that can be used a main verb. an auxiliary verb. either a main verb or an 4.auxiliary verb.
January 3, 2011 by derek

English Grammar
You work hard. In this sentence, 'work' is the form of the present tense. We use the base form of a verb for the form of the present tense verb. ----------------------------------- Is my explanation above grammatical? Which one is right, base verb or basic verb?
March 17, 2008 by John

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

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 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

what is the difference between a predicate and a verb? is a predicate a type of verb and if it is then how can i tell when it is just a verb and when it is a predicate
January 8, 2009 by Lindsay

Verb form " to be"
How can I introduce or teach 3rd graders how to use the Correct Verb Form of the verb "to be"? I want to tell them when to use the words: am, is, are, was, and were....
October 21, 2008 by Samantha

language arts
Determine if verb is linking verb. 1. This overflow became the Niagara River. Ans. became is the linking verb
April 2, 2014 by cee

I have to find the adverb in each sentence. Then I have to identify the verb it modifies. 1.)Native Americans originally developed lacrosse. Adverb- originally. Verb-developed. 2.)It was first played by the Iroquois. Adverb- first. Verb- played. 3.)It was played differently ...
January 14, 2015 by Daisy

I need to find the error in these sentences. 1. They is both happy. It has a subject and a verb. I'm lost. 2. This morning I watch TV before I drove here. .. need to know are they subject-verb agreement, run- on, verb form and tense or fragment. Please explain so I can ...
September 28, 2010 by Renee

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

LA - Voices
Which statement is true about the passive voice? A verb is in the passive voice when the subject performs the action/ It is generally considered better style for writers to use the passive voice. A passive verb is made from a form of have with the past participle of an action ...
December 21, 2014 by SkatingDJ

I need to find the subject and the verb 1.In the!@#$%^&pit the pilot checked the instruments. (pilot is the subject and checked is the verb?) 2.From the kitchen drifted the delicious aroma of spaghetti sauce. (drifted is the verb and aroma is the subject?) 3. In the distance ...
September 12, 2007 by Trevor

I need to find the subject and the verb in each sentence. If the subject is understood, write (you). Can someone tell me if I am on the right track? 1.Have you ever heard stories about dragons? Subject-dragons, verb-stories 2.Picture a yellow-speckled, olive-green creature ...
September 16, 2007 by Samantha

Subject Verb agreement.
Which of the following sentences does illustrate subject verb agreement? I think it's this one, but I'm not sure. Tricia, as well as all her colleagues, are being trained on new equiptment. The subject and verb in that sentence agree. Good job. Each week,the committee
December 31, 2006 by Patty

English Grammar
The verb exercise is a regular verb. Exercise has a consonant and a silent e at the end, so you should edd just d to the end. And ed is pronounced [id] in this verb. ------------------------------- Is this explanation correct? If there are errors, correct them, please.
November 17, 2007 by John

Does this sound ok for a subject verb agreement? Either the interviewer or the committe members usually begin by asking simple questions. It's correct, yes. The subject "members" (plural word) is nearer the verb, so the verb needs to be in plural form. =)
November 21, 2006 by KATHY

I instructed the patient to return tomorrow. return = adverb modifying verb is tomorrow. The gentleman was unusually talkative when he came out of the anesthetic. unusally = adverb mod/verb = talkative out= adverb modifying verb = anesthetic "I will never go there again," she ...
July 27, 2009 by Stephen

can you give me an example of a sentence with subject pronoun, action verb, adverb phrase, verb, subordinating conjunction, adverb, linking verb, subject, infinitive phrase?
January 6, 2011 by matt

If "te (verb)" is in the present tense how would I change this to the preterite tense ? Would I leave it as " te (verb)" and only change the verb to a preterite would this be the same for "lo (verb)"?
October 4, 2010 by Amy~

Another possible diagnosis included pulmonary embolus. which words are verbs? pulmonary embolus = verb The external oblique fascia was then incised, and the incision was lengthened in the direction of the fibers using Metzenbaum scissors. was incised = verb was lengthlened = ...
July 5, 2009 by tina

English Poetry
Define parts of Speech for Jabberwocky I'm on stanza 2 Please check: Beware(v) the(article) Jabberwock(Noun) my (adj) son (noun) The (article) jaws (n) that (pronoun) bite (verb), the(article) claws (noun) that(pronoun) catch (verb) Beware(verb) the(article) Jubjub(adj) bird (...
March 9, 2015 by Sweet Pea

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

Lungs were clear with an occasional cough. verb = were,lungs = subject He was discharged on the fourth hospital day. verb = discharged hospital = subject After 24 hours in the hospital he was much improved. improved is a predicate adjective but now is the verb = was and the ...
July 26, 2009 by Garrett

Verb - Check
Because someone accidentally pushed Frank as he walked down the street, he nearly dropped his papers and lost them in the wind. In the sentence above, which verb is the irregular verb? •lost •walked •pushed***** •dropped
March 11, 2014 by Mindy

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

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

In the following sentence, what is the verb and what tense is the verb? What will you do after graduation?
November 22, 2009 by jeanne

What is the verb and helping verb of this sentence. Mary was studying for the test.
December 15, 2010 by Jennifer

what is a linking verb is a verb that links the subject HELP ME PLEASE I'M TIRED
May 23, 2012 by AMERICAL

Analogies Yearn: longing which one fits with this? beware: danger rush:patience enjoy:pleasure Suppress:rage sleep:insomnia Yearn is a verb that means about the same as the verb, long. Longing is a noun. Which analogy shows a verb paired with a noun with a very similar meaning?
October 21, 2006 by JoE

English grammar
The words here and there have generally been labeled as adverbs even though they indicate place. In sentences beginning with here or there, the subject follows the verb. Ex) There (is / are) two pins on the table. In this sentence 'two pins' is the subject of this sentence. As...
December 10, 2007 by John

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

What is the verb or verb phrase in the sentence: Her mother, Naomi, is a tax attorney with her own business.
May 2, 2012 by ROSIE

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

What verb do we use for the verbe auxiliaire (helping verb)?
November 6, 2008 by Claire

what is an verb adverb, action verb and how to use in a sentence
March 22, 2011 by sheryl

Pressure was applied. 1. This is a fragment that can be fixed by adding a subject before pressure. 2. this is a fragment that can be fixed by adding a verb after pressure. 3. This is a fragment that can be fixed by adding both a subject and a verb. 4. This is a fragment that ...
May 9, 2011 by Leslie

The only bad thing is that she smells bad. In the above sentence, I think bad is an adverb because it describes the linking verb, smells. The dictionary lists bad as a verb. Is it an adverb or verb and why? Thanks.
July 29, 2010 by Mary

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

1. Wilma tried very hard to succeed as an athlete. 2. Wilma tried to succeed as an athlete very hard. (Do both sentences have the same pattern and the meaning? Is the verb 'tried' a transitive verb, and take an object the to infinitive? Or is the verb 'tried' used as an ...
March 20, 2012 by rfvv

Personal finance classes can help you if you have difficulties making budgets. Looking for verb and verb tense
December 11, 2010 by Maria

language arts
what is verb or verb phrase for Boats might take weeks for the trip across the ocean
February 4, 2013 by spencer

1. Colors make up our world. 2. Our world is made up by colors. 3. Our world is made up of colors. (What is the passive form of the active form #1? Is it #2 or #3? Are both grammatical?) 4. Is two-word verb composed of a verb and an adverb? What about a verb and a preposition...
July 14, 2009 by John

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

Substitute these new art supplies for your old ones. pronoun interjection adjective verb I think it's verb?
December 17, 2010 by tony

Identify the regular verb or verb phrase
In the Middle Ages, students learned from priests and other church officials.
July 24, 2014 by lola

adj or verb?
is the word "traversed" an adjective or a verb?
September 11, 2007 by Anonymous

Is upset an action verb? Is were an conditional verb?
November 27, 2012 by Sam

Spanish: Please check answers
Please check my answers. The nswers are at the bottom. 3. Fill in the blank with the correct form of the verb: yo/dormir. yo _________ 4. Fill in the blank with the correct form of the verb: ella/devolver. ella _________ 5. Fill in the blank with the correct form of the verb: ...
February 25, 2013 by Cassie

language arts
Determine if verb is a linking verb: 1. The American Falls lies within the US. Ans. "lies" is a linking verb 2. The Horseshoe Falls lies within Canada Ans, "lies" is a linking verb
April 2, 2014 by cee

1. The young student (noun), who was new to (preposition) the school, wants (verb) to join the debating and (conjunction) fencing clubs, 2. I (pronoun) dream nightly (verb) to play the guitar (noun) in (preposition) the school (adjective) band. 3. The train (noun) that loudly...
January 13, 2011 by jana

Language Arts
Information in an entry tells you that salute A. Is used only by military personnel. B. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. C. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. D. Is used as a verb but also never as a noun. Is the answer C?
September 16, 2014 by beau

how can i find a verb in sentence1) It will be helpful in the future if you plan ahead of time to do some financial planning for your college education
May 8, 2011 by lynnel

German (i need help quickly, please)
If a vowel changes in a verb when it is conjugated (e.g. a --> ä, e --> ie, etc.), what kind of verb is it? weak strong modal helping
April 25, 2013 by bubbie

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

The letter is written by Max. I have to identify the simple & complete subject and verb in this sentence. Along with the verb. I am very confused.
September 16, 2012 by elizabeth

les verbes suivis de l'infinitif We are learning about infinitifs following a verb, so its either nothing following, like aimer... the preposition "a", like chercher a and the preposition "de", like accepter de... I just want to know is there actually a pattern as to which of ...
May 27, 2008 by french

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