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how many types of verbs are there, like there is action verb, any other kind?

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    action verbs

    linking verbs

    Those are the two categories into which all verbs fit.

    In addition, verbs can be in any of the following

    active or passive voice
    indicative, interrogative, imperative, or subjunctive mood
    present, past, future tenses

    http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/verbs.htm
    This is an excellent collection of terminology and explanations and examples of all the forms verbs can take.

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    Some verbs are used as helping verbs.

    We have seen that movie.

    She might have been wrong.

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