Daily Grammar

Lesson 8

Parts of Speech - Verbs

A helping verb may be connected with another word in a contracted form. The following sentences have verb phrases using contractions.

Instructions: Find the verb phrases in each sentence. Determine if the verb phases are action verbs or state of being verbs.

1. I've done it again.

I’ve done it again.  -- action verbs

2. You aren't going with us.

You aren't going with us.  -- action verbs

3. She's staying to tend the kids.

She's staying to tend the kids.  -- action verbs

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