Linking Verbs. Defination, Examples And Exrecise

Definition: Unlike action verbs, linking verbs show a relationship between the subject of the sentence and a noun or adjective being linked to it.   I am putty in his hand. Dream come true when we believe in them.   The most common linking verbs are forms of the verb to be: am, is, are, was, were, being, been. Other […]

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Types of Verb Mood Chart, Definition, Examples and Exercise

Types of Verb Mood Chart, Definition, Examples and Exercise are the best options for students, they can understand well this chapter. Types of Verb Mood in English There are 4 types of verb of moods in English, but mostly are used three except infinitive mood of verb. Types of Verb Mood Indicative Mood Imperative Mood Subjunctive Mood Infinitive Mood

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Idiomatic Verbs. Definition, Examples and Exercise

Definition: Idiomatic verbs are idioms. Idioms don’t mean what they seem to say. If understood literally, idioms often don’t make sense. We understand idioms because we use them all the time. Idioms in any language are challenging for people learning that language. Idiomatic verbs are also called phrasal verbs since it takes a phrase to make the meaning complete. They […]

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Shifts in verb tense.Definition and Example

Definition: A shift in verb tense is when the writer changes from one tense to another. Sometimes it is done on purpose, but some writers accidentally switch back and forth. Accidental shifting usually happens when a writer begins writing as if he or she is watching the story. It is usually told in past tense. Then as the writer gets […]

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Tenses of Verbs. Definition, Types and Examples

Definition: Tenses tell us when an action happened. Simple Tenses: Simple Tenses Past Present Future Walked Ate Walk Eat  Will walk Will eat   Simple tenses use the past form, the present form, and the present form with the helping verb will. Last Sunday, I watched a movie. Today I watch movie and my sister watches Next Sunday, I will watch […]

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Irregular Verbs. Definition,Examples and Exercise

Irregular Verbs Definition: Irregular verbs are verbs that do not form the past and participle by adding -ed. All irregular verbs form the present participle by adding -ing. Irregular verbs may change vowels, consonants, both vowels and consonants, or may stay the same. Infinitive Present Present Participle Past Past Participle To see See, sees seeing Saw Have seen To fly […]

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