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Action Verb:

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What is an action verb?:

What is an action verb? A verb is one of the most important parts of the sentence. It tells the subjects actions, events, or state of being. It is always found in the predicate of a sentence. A verb that shows action is called an action verb.

The words are action verbs::

The words are action verbs : coughed swallowed awake ran ride sang

Can you find the action verb in each sentence?:

Can you find the action verb in each sentence? The girls danced in the recital. Our mailman drove a funny car last week. His teacher wrote the answers on the board. Alice worked on her homework last night.

Present verbs:

Present verbs An action verb that describes an action that is happening now is called a present tense verb . The bird flies through the sky. Flies is a present tense verb because it is happening right now.

Present tense verbs :

Present tense verbs Many present tense verbs end with s , but some end with es , or ies . sleep s splash es cr ies

Past Verbs:

Past Verbs Verbs which tell about actions which happened some time ago are past tense verbs . The dog wanted a bone. Wanted is a past tense verb because the action has already happened.

Past tense verbs :

Past tense verbs Many past tense verbs end with ed, but some end with d, or ied . clapped played tried

Future Verbs:

Future Verbs Verbs which tell about actions which are going to happen are future tense verbs . We will awaken at six a.m. Will awaken is a future tense verb because the action has not yet happened.

Future tense verbs :

Future tense verbs Future tense verbs use special words to talk about things that will happen: will, going to, shall, aim to, etc. going to start shall email will enjoy

Helping Verbs:

Helping Verbs A helping verb works with a main verb to help you understand what action is taking place. Elmer was using the computer.

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