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August 21, 2014

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English
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

English
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

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

English-Grammar
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

English
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

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

English
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

english
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

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

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

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

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

READING
UNDERLINE THE VERB OR VERB GROUP IN EACH SENTENCE. THEN WRITE A NEW SENTENCE USING THE VERB OR VERB GROUP YOU UNDERLINED. BRAN, A THIN BROWN SKIN, COVERS RICE. I KNOW (COVERS) IS SUPPOSED TO BE UNDERLINED, BUT I DON'T GET WHAT IT MEANS WHEN IT SAYS "THEN WRITE A NEW SENTENCE ...
February 23, 2012 by Celest

English
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

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

L.A
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
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

Grammar
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

UNIVERSITY COMPOSITION AND COMMUNICATION I
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

english
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

english
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

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

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
The verbs to do , to have , and to be are verbs that can be used 1.as a main verb. 2.as an auxiliary verb. 3.as 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

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 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

grammar
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

english
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

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

English
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

English
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

GRAMMER
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

Grammar
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

lgrammer
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

Spanish
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~

grammar
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

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

Grammar
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

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

english
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

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

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

English
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

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
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

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

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

Grammar
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

English
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

English
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

Comm
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

English
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

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

english
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

english
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

english
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

verb
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

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

english
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

french
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

Spanish (Please Help)
1. Write the verb form for: yo/hacer. 2. Write the verb form for: ellos/hacer. 3. Write the verb form for: nosotros/hacer. I'm not sure, but I think these are the answers: 1.) Hago 2.) Hagan 3.) Hagamos Thnk You.
January 24, 2013 by Brendon

English
Underline each adverb. Indicate whether the adverb is modifying a verb, an adjective, or another adverb. This part is hard for me, but here's what I got. Oh, and I will indicate the modifying part in brackets. 1. (verb) Knute lay "quietly" on the sofa. 2. (adjective) Carra is ...
November 20, 2008 by Larry

English
Why is this phrase considered to contain Verb Form and Verb Tense? "The ancient Egyptians have built pyramids as burial sites for their leaders."
October 30, 2009 by chicken

English
I feel stupid for not knowing these but I can't figure it out! So in the sentence we have "underline the verb be (and its various forms) and decide how it's used. Circle the verb its helping or linking to and Write linking verb or helping verb on the line" so here is an ...
September 24, 2012 by Carly

lit
can be neither seen nor touched transitive verb 2. has a receiver named adverb suffix 3. has no receiver named joint ownership 4. expresses highest or lowest degree of comparison verb tense 5. add sign of possession to last name intransitive verb 6. indicates time abstract ...
September 18, 2012 by Anonymous

English ASAP Please
Which one of the following sentences demostates correct subject-verb or tense agreement? A. Neither my team nor Sandra's team are in the playoffs. B. One pair of shoes cost four dollars. C. How many times has she told you that same old story? D. The sound of the people were ...
June 23, 2006 by Danielle

english
tell me whats wrong with this sentence 'The teacher should have taken more time.' teacher- subject should- helping verb have- helping verb taken- action verb
December 8, 2009 by christina

english
Please explain Verb form and verb tense in this sentence: 8b. Since American Idol premiered on television, many talented contestants appeared on the show.
April 1, 2008 by Rose

language
Circle the verb in each sentence. then think of an exact verb to make the sentence more interesting. rewrite the sentence using your exact verb. 1. One night, Zia concetta goes to the statue. 2. The giant statue moves off the pedestal. 3. the statue's clever plan beats the ...
December 10, 2012 by mythreyee

Spanish please help
I have no idea how to do these. Will somebody please help. Thank you so much. 3. Fill in the blank with the correct verb form: yo/pensar. Yo __________ 4. Fill in the blank with the correct verb form: ella/entender. ella __________ 5. Fill in the blank with the correct verb ...
February 14, 2013 by Michael

Grammar
The following senetences are inverted. Write C if the subject-verb agreement is correct. Write I if the subject-verb agreement is incorrect. Then, on the line following each sentence, write the correct form of the verb. 1. Was Lyndon Johnson the next President? -- ? 2. Are ...
April 5, 2014 by Anonymous

PARTS OF SPEECH
Choose the sentence in which the verb is a linking verb. A. He works at a gas station. B. He has walked to work from his house. C. His hours are long and busy. D. His boss pays him well.
March 1, 2009 by cry

English
PLEASE HELP ME! I have been trying all day! I need a sentence for tomorrow that follows this pattern and ends with a ! Pronoun-predicate verb-verb-article-proper noun-verb-article=adjective-proper noun- preposition - proper noun ! Please I'm begging HELP ME PLEASE
February 5, 2014 by Jimmy

English
Write the verbs in the following sentences. Then identify each verb as bse form (b), present participle with auxiliary verb (pp), simple past form (past), or past participle with auxiliary very (past p), Some of the sentences have two verbs. First Sentence: Because early ...
December 4, 2008 by Cindy

3rd grade language
Circle the verb in each sentence. then think of an exact verb to make the sentence more interesting. rewrite the sentence using your exact verb. 1. One night, Zia concetta goes to the statue. 2. The giant statue moves off the pedestal. 3. the statue's clever plan beats the ...
December 11, 2012 by mythreyee

HUMAN RELATIONS, PART 1
Choose the sentence in which the verb is a linking verb. A. He has walked to work from his house. B. His boss pays him well. C. He works at a gas station. D. His hours are long and busy.
December 9, 2008 by Rumonge

English
The following sentence is an example of which primary English sentence pattern? The toddler tossed his father the ball. A. Pronoun, subject, interrogative verb B. Subject, action verb, indirect object, direct object. C. Subject, verb, object, object complement D. Subject, ...
November 9, 2013 by Cassie

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