VERBS
PAST TENSE
SIMPLE TENSE
PROGRESSIVE TENSE
MIXED
100

Give an action verb.

100

How do we form the past tense of a regular verb?

100

What are the three simple tenses?

past, present, future

100

What are the three progressive tenses?

Present progressive, past progressive, and future progressive.

100

Which tense is used to express routines?

Present tense

200

What kind of verb is this?

walk

action verb/regular verb

200

Give an example of an irregular verb and its past tense.

200

How do we form simple future tense?

will + base form of the verb

200
Progressive tenses show what kind of action?

Progressive or continuous action

200

This is the ending for all verbs in the Progressive Tense.

-ing

300

Give a verb that expresses mental action.

300

Bonus

300

What is the tense of the verb in the sentence:

When does your dog like to go for a walk?

Simple present

300

Complete the sentence:

Sarah ____ ____ (write) a story for our upcoming play, so we can't disturb her right now. 

is writing

300

Correct the sentence:

Gary is sleeping when I knocked on the door.

was sleeping

400

What are the two different kinds of verbs?

Action verbs and being (helping) verbs

400

These types of verbs do not follow the usual past tense ending of -ed. What are they called?


Irregular verbs

400

Bonus

400

Give a sentence with a future progressive tense.

400

What is the tense of the verb in the sentence:

Will you be waiting for her when her plane arrives tonight?

future progressive

500

Verbs express these two things in a given sentence.


actions (physical and mental) and states of being

500

Correct the mistake in the sentence:

I almost drownded in the wading pool.

drowned

500

Give an example of a sentence with a verb in its future tense.

500

What are the three things needed to form a progressive tense?

helping verb, main verb, and -ing

500

What is the tense of the verb in the sentence:

Are you having a good time?

Present progressive

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