Action Verbs
Linking Verbs
Helping Verbs
Verb Phrases
Verbs with Not Contraction
100

What is the action verb in the following sentence?

Allison chose a career in the arts.

chose

100

What is the linking verb in the following sentence?

Every student is prepared with a recipe.

is

100

What is the helping verb in the following sentence?

He had turned five last year.

had

100

What is the complete verb phrase in the following sentence?

He had been a friend of my sister.



had been

100

Spell the contraction for the following two words:  (You must include the apostrophe when spelling)


did not

didn't

200

What is the action verb in the following sentence?

Some businesses sell useful products.

sell

200

What is the linking verb in the following sentence?

I am amazed by her cream sauce.

am

200

What is the helping verb in the following sentence?

He still was living at home with his parents.

was

200

What is the complete verb phrase in the following sentence?

We have checked books out of the library.

have checked

200

Spell the contraction for the following two words:  (You must include the apostrophe when spelling)

is not

isn't

300

What is the action verb in the following sentence?

Other companies provide services.

provide

300

What is the linking verb in the following sentence?

The roast smells so delicious.

smells
300

What is the helping verb in the following sentence?

The family tutor is teaching Thomas.

is

300

What is the complete verb phrase in the following sentence?

His early life has been a mystery until now.

has been

300

What is the verb phrase in the following sentence?  ( Do not include 'not')

Washington's mother wouldn't send him to England for school.

would send

400

What is the action verb in the following sentence?

The students in this class learn good business skills.

learn

400

What is the linking verb in the following sentence?

The chefs were very confident in their cooking skills.

were

400

What is the helping verb in the following sentence?

When did Joe begin his education?

did

400

What is the complete verb phrase in the following sentence?

They were also caring for the cousin's children.

were caring

400

What is the verb phrase in the following sentence?  ( Do not include 'not')

After age fifteen, Washington wasn't attending school.

was attending

500

What is the action verb in the following sentence?

Now she gives concerts and inspires many students.

gives AND inspires

500

What is the linking verb in the following sentence?

I hope it tastes as good as it looks.

tastes

500

What is the helping verb in the following sentence?

When was it published?

was

500

What is the complete verb phrase in the following sentence?

Do the candidates plan to debate?

do plan

500

What is the verb phrase in the following sentence?  ( Do not include 'not')

Washington wouldn't shrink from hardship or fear.

would shrink

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