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Which sentence contains a helping verb?
A. The group of small children startled the ducklings.
B. I walked to the movie theater.
C. A small snake slithered across the yard.
D. Sophia will be taking swimming lessons for the first time.

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    D. BE is a helping verb.

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    Thank you

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    Anytime! Remember that helping verbs are NOT action verbs.

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    Bryce and Emily -- you forgot WILL is also a helping verb.

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    So WILL BE would be the helping verbs? Two in one!

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    Right. :-)

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