Questions tagged with intransitive

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Wait as a transitive verb.
My friend and I are having an argument. He says that it is proper to say "What are we waiting?" ...
transitive intransitive direct object PREPOSITIONAL 0 votes, asked Nov 25 by Faris Sweiss
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helping verb confusion
For the sentence Can you try to see things my way? What is the main verb of the sentence? "Try" ...
transitive intransitive direct object 0 votes, asked Nov 08 '13 by sali
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is "running ...." sentence comparison
In comparing 1. He is running. Intransitive verb "running?" or is the verb "is running" or just "is" ? 2. ...
linking transitive intransitive Verbs 0 votes, asked Oct 05 '13 by sali
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Intransitive verb + preposition becomes Transitive
I am trying to explain to my class the concept of the case where Intransitive verbs + proposition = Transitive ...
intransitive transitive Verbs 0 votes, asked Oct 04 '13 by sali
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Identifying Intransitive and Transitive Verbs
My grammar book organizes verbs under "Intransitive Verbs that can be used Transitively" and also "Transitive Verbs that can be ...
intransitive transitive 0 votes, asked Oct 04 '13 by sali
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transitive or intransitive verbs
The bot laughed. I know a funny little man.
transitive intransitive laughed funny -2 votes, asked Jan 19 '13 by Christina Thompson
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transitive or intransitive verbs
The sun rises in the east. Bad boys hide their fault. The fire burnt the house.
transitive intransitive rises hide burnt -2 votes, asked Jan 19 '13 by Christina Thompson
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transitive or intransitive verbs
1.The frog jumped out of the pond. 2.I met a little cottage girl. 3.My new watch keeps good time.
transitive intransitive jumped met watch -1 votes, edited Jan 19 '13 by Christina Thompson
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transitive or intransitive verbs
humpty dumpty sat on a wall
transitive intransitive SAT 0 votes, asked Jan 19 '13 by Christina Thompson
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