What are Verbs? Verbs are the probably the most important words ithat make up a sentence. Verbs can be either action words,or can indicate state of being or existence. Action verbs are more common than state of being verbs. Practice: Find verbs of action (verbs that show action) in the following sentences. 1. The dog . . .
State of being Verbs: They are also caled Linking Verbs They link the subject of the verb to additional information about the subject. Practice: Find the stateof being verbs in the following sentences: She is beautiful. He was upset. She seems sad. Answers: 1. is 2. was. 3. seems . . .