DEFINITION of VERB Word that expresses what someone or something does, what they are or what happens to them . often defined as a word which shows action or state of being. The verb is the heart of a sentence - every sentence must have a verb. One of the most important things about verbs is their relationship to time.
Action verb Expresses what someone or something does. Verbs can be classified into :
Example of linking verb I know the lady who works at the checkout counter. However, she does not recognise me. He owns a fleet of private jets. The fruit pie looks incredibly appetizing. It smells delicious It probably tastes good too.
Auxiliary verbs Support and give meaning to the main verbs. examples :can,could,will,would,shall,should,may, might,oughtto,had better Functions of auxiliary verbs :