A verb is a word that shows action or a state of being.
These verbs are action words.
run, jump, read, swim, climb
These verbs show being.
is, was, were, am
Verb tense tells when something is happening .
Verb tense can be very complex. We are presenting a very simple form.
I will eat.
He will eat.
They will eat.
I am eating.
She is eating.
They are eating.
I have (had) eaten.
He has (had) eaten.
They have (had) eaten.
Learn a song about verbs .
Verb Crossword Puzzle
Verb Game at Quia
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