Verbs
4 years ago
teachloomis
Save
Edit
Host a game
Live GameLive
Homework
Solo Practice
Practice
20 QuestionsShow answers
  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the action verb in the sentence?
    I believe it will rain today.
    answer choices
    believe
    will
    rain
    today
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the action verb in the sentence?
    My mother carried the platter.
    answer choices
    My
    mother
    carried
    platter
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. A transitive verb TRANSFERS the action to an object.
    What is the transitive verb in this sentence?
    Mrs. Brown opened the door with great difficulty.
    answer choices
    opened
    door
    great
    difficulty
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. An intransitive verb is an action verb without a receiver of the action (object).
    What is the intransitive verb in the sentence?
    Kodia raced across the finish line.
    answer choices
    Kodia
    finish
    across
    raced
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the type of the verb highlighted in RED?
    The guests rang the doorbell.
    answer choices
    Transitive
    Intransitive
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the type of the verb highlighted in RED?
    The doorbell rang and the dog barked.
    answer choices
    Transitive
    Intransitive
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the type of the verb highlighted in RED?
    The doorbell rang and the dog barked.
    answer choices
    Transitive
    Intransitive
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the type of the verb highlighted in RED?
    The pilot flew the plane.
    answer choices
    Transitive
    Intransitive
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Linking verbs LINK the subject to a word that describes it.
    What is the linking verb in this sentence?
    Kevin is a Bellevue fireman.
    answer choices
    Kevin
    is
    Bellevue
    fireman
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the linking verb in the sentence?
    The glass looked dirty.
    answer choices
    The
    glass
    looked
    dirty
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the linking verb in the sentence?
    Matt Perez will be the captain of the team.
    answer choices
    Matt Perez
    captain
    team
    will be
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the verb and is it an action or linking verb?
    With Eleanor at the wheel, a drive to school seems terrifying.
    answer choices
    drive - action
    drive - linking
    seems - action
    seems - linking
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the verb and is it an action or linking verb?
    The factory coughed puffs of steam out of its smokestacks.
    answer choices
    coughed - action
    cough - linking
    out - action
    out - linking
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Helping verbs are added before another verb to make a verb phrase.
    What is the helping verb in this sentence?
    Jeffrey has hit the most home runs.
    answer choices
    home runs
    most
    has
    hit
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Is the RED verb a main verb or helping verb?
    The puppy has been barking for an hour.
    answer choices
    main verb
    helping verb
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Is the RED verb a main verb or helping verb?
    The witnesses were being questioned by the police.
    answer choices
    main verb
    helping verb
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Is the RED verb a main verb or helping verb?
    The witnesses were being questioned by the police.
    answer choices
    main verb
    helping verb
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of verb, in RED, is in the following sentence?
    Devon worries about the future.
    answer choices
    Linking Verb
    Helping Verb
    Action Verb
    Transitive Verb
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of verb, in RED, is in the following sentence?
    Clouds gathered before the storm.
    answer choices
    Transitive Verb
    Intransitive Verb
    Linking Verb
    Helping Verb
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of verb, in RED, is in the following sentence?
    Good jobs usually require a high school diploma.
    answer choices
    Transitive Verb
    Intransitive Verb
    Linking Verb
    Helping Verb
Report Quiz
Join a game