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Lesson 1

Parts of Speech - Verbs

 

Verbs are the most important words in a sentence. Verbs are the first of the eight parts of speech that we will be studying. Most verbs are action words, but a few verbs indicate state of being or existence. The first lessons will be about verbs, and how they are recognized and used.

 

Instructions: Find the verbs in the following sentences. They are action verbs.

 

1. The wolf ran across the sand.

 

2. Sit down.

 

3. The dog barked at the man.

 

 

--For answers scroll down.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Answers:

 

1. ran

 

2. sit

 

3. barked

 

All three verbs are action verbs since they show action. Action verbs are the most common verbs.

 

 

 

DAILY GRAMMAR - - - - by Mr. Johanson

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