2 VerbA verb is a word that expresses action or state of being and you need this to make a sentence!An Action Verb tells what someone or something does…Some express Physical Action…to write, to swim, to climbSome express Mental Action…to think, to guess, to consider
3 Transitive VerbIs an action verb that is followed by a word or words that answer the question WHAT? OR WHOM?The dancer performed the most difficult movements.(The action verb performed is followed by the noun movements, …which answers the question WHAT?)
4 Intransitive VerbAn action verb that IS NOT followed by words that answer the question What? Or Whom?The dancer performed gracefully.(The action verb performed is followed by a word that tells how…NOT WHAT OR WHOM?)
5 Questions… Smith followed the recipe carefully. Kathleen Battle, the opera star, sings amazingly well.The red ants fought the black ants.My sister plays rugby every Sunday.
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