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what is a main verb?

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    A main verb is the word that shows the action or state of being. The main verb in each of these sentences is in boldface.

    I wanted pizza for dinner.
    I have wanted pizza about once a week for years.
    Mrs. Orange had been a teacher for about 30 years.
    Derek could have been lying about his experience.

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    Derek could have been lying about his experience.

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