linking verbs

what is the linking verb conecting in the sentence: In daylight, we looked for the lost ring.

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  1. That sentence does not have a linking verb.

    The verb is looked, but it's an action verb in that sentence. It tells what we did.

    However, look can be a linking verb when it means is or was as in this sentence.

    Nicole looked beautiful in her new dress.

  2. we have eaten supper already

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  3. The book A Cricket in times Square _______ by George Selden

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  4. A venus flytrap has a set of jaws

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