Action
Linking
Helping
Action V. Linking
Main & Helping Verbs
10

Identify the Action Verb

I brushed my dog's hair.

brushed 

10

Identify the Linking Verb

My friend is really tall.

is

10

Identify the Helping Verb

You will be very sorry if you step on my foot.

will be

10

Identify whether the italic word is an action verb or a linking verb.

On her way to school, Mackenzie sprained her ankle.

ACTION Verb

10

Identify the helping verb and main verb.  

He is going home.

Helping Verb-Is

Main Verb-Going

20

Identify the Action Verb

Kenny slipped on a banana peel.

slipped

20

Identify the Linking Verb

Mathew seems nervous about his test.

seems

20

Identify the Helping Verb

We might have won the race if Patrick didn't fall.

might have

20

Identify whether the italic word is an action verb or a linking verb.

I feel happy about puppies.

LINKING Verb

20

Identify the helping verb and main verb.  

Poodles are classified as a dog.

Helping Verb- Are

Main Verb-Classified

30

Identify the Action Verb

Caitlin slams her book down loudly.

slams

30

Identify the Linking Verb

Your voice sounds like a thousand angels.

sounds

30

Identify the Helping Verb

What could be for lunch today?

could be

30

Identify whether the italic word is an action verb or a linking verb.

Dream about tomorrow, man.

ACTION Verb

30

Identify the helping verb and main verb.  

I have walked a long distance.

Helping Verb-have

Main Verb-walked

40

Identify the Action Verb

In the corner stood a lamp that doesn't work.

stood

40

Identify the Linking Verb

Last year was his second time playing baseball.

was

40

Identify the Helping Verb

Cole is studying to be a doctor.

is studying

40

Identify whether the italic word is an action verb or a linking verb.

Which is the correct answer?

LINKING Verb

40

Identify the helping verb and main verb.  

Connor was living in Alaska before fifth grade.

Helping Verb-was

Main Verb-living

50

Identify the Action Verb

I got sentenced to detention.

sentenced

50

Identify the Linking Verbs

Everything looks wonderful when you are in love.

looks and are

50

Identify the Helping Verb

The people do seem happy.

do seem

50

Identify whether the italic word is an action verb or a linking verb.

He is the only one to get the answer right.

Linking Verb

50

Identify the helping verb and main verb.  

What do you see in the sky?

Helping Verb- Do

Main Verb- See

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