Search within this Book:
Guide to Language Network ClassZone
Power Presentation Answer Key
Professional Development Articles
Online Lesson Planner
Media Literacy Links
Test Preparation Links
Speaking and Listening Links
More practice and help with verbs can be found in Chapter 4 of Language Network, pages 86-119.
Verbs (Print Quiz)
Decide if the capitalized verb in the following sentence is an action verb or a linking verb: The clown DELIGHTED the children.
Decide if the capitalized verb in the following sentence is an action verb or a linking verb: Mr. Yates IS a fast runner.
Identify the direct object in the following sentence: Yesterday Amy's cat had kittens.
Identify the direct object in the following sentence: Vivian won the game with her ninth-inning homer.
Identify the sentence in each group that has the linking verb capitalized and the predicate word in parentheses.
SEAN (is) the captain of the team.
Sean IS the captain of the (team).
Sean IS the (captain) of the team.
The temperature of the lake SEEMS (cooler) today.
The temperature of the lake SEEMS cooler (today).
The temperature of the LAKE seems (cooler) today.
Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in the following sentence: Bill will sing with the choir.
Choose the answer that tells what verb tense is used in the following sentence: Did you move here last year?
Choose the word to complete this sentence: Jill will _______ on the beach all day.
Choose the word to complete this sentence: You can ______ the bag on the table.
Copyright © 1995-2008 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.