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Name ThatName That
Verb!Verb!
• Action VerbsActio...
There areThere are
different types ofdifferent types of
verbs. Someverbs. Some
show action, andshow action, and
some don’t...
AnAn action verbaction verb
shows action. Itshows action. It
tells what thetells what the
subject of thesubject of the
sen...
Action VerbsAction Verbs
BillBill hithit the ball.the ball.
The catThe cat purredpurred softly.softly.
II walkwalk to scho...
AA linking verblinking verb
links, orlinks, or
connects, theconnects, the
subject to thesubject to the
predicate. Itpredic...
Common LinkingCommon Linking
VerbsVerbs
am is are wasam is are was
were be beenwere be been
seems feelsseems feels
tastest...
Linking VerbsLinking Verbs
WeWe areare hungry.hungry.
HeHe waswas late tolate to
school.school.
The winnerThe winner isis
...
AA helping verbhelping verb
helps ahelps a mainmain
verbverb. The helping. The helping
verb comesverb comes
before the mai...
HelpingHelping//MainMain
VerbsVerbs
II amam eatingeating my lunch.my lunch.
EdEd hashas takentaken thethe
test.test.
WeWe ...
Practice TimePractice Time
In the followingIn the following
sentences, see ifsentences, see if
you can identifyyou can ide...
Ready?Ready?
Let’s get started!Let’s get started!
They are watchingThey are watching
television.television.
TheyThey areare watchingwatching
television.television.
Verb: are watchingVerb: are watching
TheyThey areare watchingwatching
television.television.
Verb: are watchingVerb: are watching
Type:Type: helpinghelping//ma...
Frank was tiredFrank was tired
after work.after work.
FrankFrank waswas tiredtired
after work.after work.
Verb: wasVerb: was
FrankFrank waswas tiredtired
after work.after work.
Verb: wasVerb: was
Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
My dad drove hisMy dad drove his
car to the store.car to the store.
My dadMy dad drovedrove hishis
car to the store.car to the store.
Verb: droveVerb: drove
My dadMy dad drovedrove hishis
car to the store.car to the store.
Verb: droveVerb: drove
Type:Type: action verbaction verb
Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis
her favorite movie.her favorite movie.
Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis
her favorite movie.her favorite movie.
Verb: isVerb: is
Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis
her favorite movie.her favorite movie.
Verb: isVerb: is
Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
I did my homeworkI did my homework
right after school.right after school.
II diddid my homeworkmy homework
right after school.right after school.
Verb: didVerb: did
II diddid my homeworkmy homework
right after school.right after school.
Verb: didVerb: did
Type:Type: action verbaction ve...
Ann was cookingAnn was cooking
dinner in thedinner in the
kitchen.kitchen.
AnnAnn waswas cookingcooking
dinner in thedinner in the
kitchen.kitchen.
Verb: was cookingVerb: was cooking
AnnAnn waswas cookingcooking
dinner in thedinner in the
kitchen.kitchen.
Verb: was cookingVerb: was cooking
Type:Type: hel...
The boys wereThe boys were
playing in the park.playing in the park.
The boysThe boys werewere
playingplaying in the park.in the park.
Verb: were playingVerb: were playing
The boysThe boys werewere
playingplaying in the park.in the park.
Verb: were playingVerb: were playing
Type:Type: helpingh...
Sarah competed inSarah competed in
the track meet.the track meet.
SarahSarah competedcompeted inin
the track meet.the track meet.
Verb: competedVerb: competed
SarahSarah competedcompeted inin
the track meet.the track meet.
Verb: competedVerb: competed
Type:Type: action verbaction ...
The ocean waterThe ocean water
tastes salty.tastes salty.
The ocean waterThe ocean water
tastestastes salty.salty.
Verb: tastesVerb: tastes
The ocean waterThe ocean water
tastestastes salty.salty.
Verb: tastesVerb: tastes
Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
Thomas raised hisThomas raised his
hand.hand.
ThomasThomas raisedraised hishis
hand.hand.
Verb: raisedVerb: raised
ThomasThomas raisedraised hishis
hand.hand.
Verb: raisedVerb: raised
Type:Type: action verbaction verb
The teacherThe teacher
answered hisanswered his
question.question.
The teacherThe teacher
answeredanswered hishis
question.question.
Verb: answeredVerb: answered
The teacherThe teacher
answeredanswered hishis
question.question.
Verb: answeredVerb: answered
Type:Type: action verbactio...
Randy is studyingRandy is studying
for his grammarfor his grammar
test.test.
RandyRandy isis studyingstudying
for his grammarfor his grammar
test.test.
Verb: is studyingVerb: is studying
RandyRandy isis studyingstudying
for his grammarfor his grammar
test.test.
Verb: is studyingVerb: is studying
Type:Type: h...
They will be late toThey will be late to
the party.the party.
TheyThey willwill bebe late tolate to
the party.the party.
Verb: will beVerb: will be
TheyThey willwill bebe late tolate to
the party.the party.
Verb: will beVerb: will be
Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
I am thirsty after allI am thirsty after all
that running.that running.
II amam thirsty after allthirsty after all
that running.that running.
Verb: amVerb: am
II amam thirsty after allthirsty after all
that running.that running.
Verb: amVerb: am
Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
We have learned aWe have learned a
lot about verbs.lot about verbs.
WeWe havehave learnedlearned aa
lot about verbs.lot about verbs.
Verb: have learnedVerb: have learned
WeWe havehave learnedlearned aa
lot about verbs.lot about verbs.
Verb: have learnedVerb: have learned
Type:Type: helpinghe...
Great job!Great job!
Now that you’reNow that you’re
an expert onan expert on
verbs, be sure toverbs, be sure to
use the relateduse the related
...
direct objects,direct objects,
predicate nouns,predicate nouns,
and predicateand predicate
adjectives.adjectives.
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  1. 1. © Brent Coley 2008 | www.mrcoley.com© Brent Coley 2008 | www.mrcoley.com Name ThatName That Verb!Verb! • Action VerbsAction Verbs • Linking VerbsLinking Verbs • Helping/Main VerbsHelping/Main Verbs
  2. 2. There areThere are different types ofdifferent types of verbs. Someverbs. Some show action, andshow action, and some don’t.some don’t.
  3. 3. AnAn action verbaction verb shows action. Itshows action. It tells what thetells what the subject of thesubject of the sentence does.sentence does.
  4. 4. Action VerbsAction Verbs BillBill hithit the ball.the ball. The catThe cat purredpurred softly.softly. II walkwalk to school.to school. SusanSusan spokespoke to me.to me.
  5. 5. AA linking verblinking verb links, orlinks, or connects, theconnects, the subject to thesubject to the predicate. Itpredicate. It does not showdoes not show
  6. 6. Common LinkingCommon Linking VerbsVerbs am is are wasam is are was were be beenwere be been seems feelsseems feels tastestastes
  7. 7. Linking VerbsLinking Verbs WeWe areare hungry.hungry. HeHe waswas late tolate to school.school. The winnerThe winner isis Johnny.Johnny.
  8. 8. AA helping verbhelping verb helps ahelps a mainmain verbverb. The helping. The helping verb comesverb comes before the mainbefore the main verb.verb.
  9. 9. HelpingHelping//MainMain VerbsVerbs II amam eatingeating my lunch.my lunch. EdEd hashas takentaken thethe test.test. WeWe werewere talkingtalking..
  10. 10. Practice TimePractice Time In the followingIn the following sentences, see ifsentences, see if you can identifyyou can identify the verb.the verb.
  11. 11. Ready?Ready? Let’s get started!Let’s get started!
  12. 12. They are watchingThey are watching television.television.
  13. 13. TheyThey areare watchingwatching television.television. Verb: are watchingVerb: are watching
  14. 14. TheyThey areare watchingwatching television.television. Verb: are watchingVerb: are watching Type:Type: helpinghelping//mainmain
  15. 15. Frank was tiredFrank was tired after work.after work.
  16. 16. FrankFrank waswas tiredtired after work.after work. Verb: wasVerb: was
  17. 17. FrankFrank waswas tiredtired after work.after work. Verb: wasVerb: was Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
  18. 18. My dad drove hisMy dad drove his car to the store.car to the store.
  19. 19. My dadMy dad drovedrove hishis car to the store.car to the store. Verb: droveVerb: drove
  20. 20. My dadMy dad drovedrove hishis car to the store.car to the store. Verb: droveVerb: drove Type:Type: action verbaction verb
  21. 21. Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis her favorite movie.her favorite movie.
  22. 22. Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis her favorite movie.her favorite movie. Verb: isVerb: is
  23. 23. Finding NemoFinding Nemo isis her favorite movie.her favorite movie. Verb: isVerb: is Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
  24. 24. I did my homeworkI did my homework right after school.right after school.
  25. 25. II diddid my homeworkmy homework right after school.right after school. Verb: didVerb: did
  26. 26. II diddid my homeworkmy homework right after school.right after school. Verb: didVerb: did Type:Type: action verbaction verb
  27. 27. Ann was cookingAnn was cooking dinner in thedinner in the kitchen.kitchen.
  28. 28. AnnAnn waswas cookingcooking dinner in thedinner in the kitchen.kitchen. Verb: was cookingVerb: was cooking
  29. 29. AnnAnn waswas cookingcooking dinner in thedinner in the kitchen.kitchen. Verb: was cookingVerb: was cooking Type:Type: helpinghelping//mainmain
  30. 30. The boys wereThe boys were playing in the park.playing in the park.
  31. 31. The boysThe boys werewere playingplaying in the park.in the park. Verb: were playingVerb: were playing
  32. 32. The boysThe boys werewere playingplaying in the park.in the park. Verb: were playingVerb: were playing Type:Type: helpinghelping//mainmain
  33. 33. Sarah competed inSarah competed in the track meet.the track meet.
  34. 34. SarahSarah competedcompeted inin the track meet.the track meet. Verb: competedVerb: competed
  35. 35. SarahSarah competedcompeted inin the track meet.the track meet. Verb: competedVerb: competed Type:Type: action verbaction verb
  36. 36. The ocean waterThe ocean water tastes salty.tastes salty.
  37. 37. The ocean waterThe ocean water tastestastes salty.salty. Verb: tastesVerb: tastes
  38. 38. The ocean waterThe ocean water tastestastes salty.salty. Verb: tastesVerb: tastes Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
  39. 39. Thomas raised hisThomas raised his hand.hand.
  40. 40. ThomasThomas raisedraised hishis hand.hand. Verb: raisedVerb: raised
  41. 41. ThomasThomas raisedraised hishis hand.hand. Verb: raisedVerb: raised Type:Type: action verbaction verb
  42. 42. The teacherThe teacher answered hisanswered his question.question.
  43. 43. The teacherThe teacher answeredanswered hishis question.question. Verb: answeredVerb: answered
  44. 44. The teacherThe teacher answeredanswered hishis question.question. Verb: answeredVerb: answered Type:Type: action verbaction verb
  45. 45. Randy is studyingRandy is studying for his grammarfor his grammar test.test.
  46. 46. RandyRandy isis studyingstudying for his grammarfor his grammar test.test. Verb: is studyingVerb: is studying
  47. 47. RandyRandy isis studyingstudying for his grammarfor his grammar test.test. Verb: is studyingVerb: is studying Type:Type: helpinghelping//mainmain
  48. 48. They will be late toThey will be late to the party.the party.
  49. 49. TheyThey willwill bebe late tolate to the party.the party. Verb: will beVerb: will be
  50. 50. TheyThey willwill bebe late tolate to the party.the party. Verb: will beVerb: will be Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
  51. 51. I am thirsty after allI am thirsty after all that running.that running.
  52. 52. II amam thirsty after allthirsty after all that running.that running. Verb: amVerb: am
  53. 53. II amam thirsty after allthirsty after all that running.that running. Verb: amVerb: am Type:Type: linking verblinking verb
  54. 54. We have learned aWe have learned a lot about verbs.lot about verbs.
  55. 55. WeWe havehave learnedlearned aa lot about verbs.lot about verbs. Verb: have learnedVerb: have learned
  56. 56. WeWe havehave learnedlearned aa lot about verbs.lot about verbs. Verb: have learnedVerb: have learned Type:Type: helpinghelping//mainmain
  57. 57. Great job!Great job!
  58. 58. Now that you’reNow that you’re an expert onan expert on verbs, be sure toverbs, be sure to use the relateduse the related flash cards onflash cards on
  59. 59. direct objects,direct objects, predicate nouns,predicate nouns, and predicateand predicate adjectives.adjectives.

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