Questions tagged with verbs

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Static verbs: smell, like in progressive & perfect tenses
When it comes to static verbs, what is the line to use progressive tenses? Some say it's not correct to ...
static Verbs tenses +1 vote, edited Jun 24 by Yena Ahn
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The verbs 'look' and 'feel'
Quite often, I hear people saying "I feel tired" rather than "I'm feeling tired", when what they want to say ...
look feel Verbs 0 votes, asked Jun 20 by Abdul Quadir
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keep/stay etc. in touch
Hi there! Are all these sentences grammatically correct and meaningful? I'll be in touch with her. Let's keep in touch. ...
Verbs Phrase 0 votes, asked Jun 17 by Abdul Quadir
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by MRT or by the MRT?
Hi, I have several questions here. 1) Which one is correct? I go to work by the MRT. I go ...
Articles Verbs transportatoin 0 votes, asked May 29 by Liza
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Use of Present Perfect and Past Simple.
Hello, I would like to know if I can use both Present Perfect and Past Simple when describing a graph ...
grammar Verbs tenses +1 vote, asked May 07 by Dominique Lepore
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Verb usage: Set of beliefs that differentiate(s)
Which is the correct verb usage? ... is a set of beliefs that differentiate males and females... ... is a ...
Verbs 0 votes, asked Jan 30 by stacey
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Phrasal verb
I am poor at phrasal verbs. Please help.Priya is not ______ for this kind of job.A) cut out. B) cut ...
verb phrasal Verbs 0 votes, asked Jan 07 by Rahul Gupta
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A singular verb or plural?
Check this and kindly let me know which one is the correct one? He is one of the soldiers who ...
singular plural Verbs 0 votes, asked Dec 19 '14 by Dr-Maulik Vyas
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Correct form of the verb
Write the correct form of the verb in the bracket: While I was studying, I didn't think about work and ...
Verbs tense correct form 0 votes, asked Dec 06 '14 by cotos
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Gerund or participle
I am looking forward to .......(see) you? The question is: May I use "see" in the gerund form or in ...
Verbs 0 votes, asked Nov 05 '14 by Rupesh
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Active vs. passive voice
Why is "sell" in the phrase "sell like hot cakes" never passive?
Verbs 0 votes, asked Oct 03 '14 by Terry
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Bring or take?
Should I say 'Bring your things back home' or 'Take your things back home' talking to someone who, in that ...
bring take Verbs correct use 0 votes, asked May 13 '14 by Manuela
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what is wrong with this paragraph?
2. Roles and Responsibilities. 2.1 Squadron Commander. 2.1.1 Ensure Mission Accomplishment 2.1.2 Adminsiters Uniform Code of Military Justice at the ...
lists Verbs 0 votes, asked Apr 10 '14 by Eddie McAllister
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Verbs in Incomplete Comparisons?
Consider the following sentence: "You cannot format text like I do." Is this an incomplete comparison? A friend told me ...
incomplete COMPARISONS Verbs agreement 0 votes, asked Feb 11 '14 by Derek Lipkin
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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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use of "and" and "or" with a "negative verb" ??
For the sentence "The squamous architecture is mature, without dysplasia or single-cell atypia." is the use of "or" incorrect (have ...
negative Verbs 0 votes, asked Aug 15 '13 by Barbara Rowell
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this is about the parts of speech
give me some examples of the future perfect tense and give me also 1 question about it
Verbs -1 votes, asked Jul 31 '13 by mary ann
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Verb as adjective
I was confused to see "the tree was lit up". Is that a verb or an adjective because it seems ...
Verbs 0 votes, asked Jul 12 '13 by Emma Jayne Gray
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Progressive verbs
How many progressive verb forms are in English?
Verbs 0 votes, asked Jul 11 '13 by Bryant
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Progressive verbs
How many progressive verb forms are in English?
Verbs 0 votes, asked Jul 11 '13 by Bryant
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lesion
what is the proper verb of lesion, does it excist?
Verbs 0 votes, asked Jun 13 '13 by Gerike v D
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pluralizing when two consecutive verbs
We are creating job descriptions that typically start out with two verbs, and we are wondering if we pluralize both ...
plural consecutive Verbs 0 votes, asked Jun 05 '13 by Chris B/C
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IS vs ARE
Hi, Consider the following examples: 1. Drinking and driving IS illegal 2. Drinking and driving ARE illegal 3. Stealing and ...
Verbs is are +3 votes, asked May 22 '13 by Rael Dusheiko
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Linking verbs...
Is "acting" a linking verb? You can say.... She is acting innocent You can also say.... He is acting properly
linking Verbs 0 votes, asked Apr 16 '13 by poodleowner
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verb and participle
Hi, In the sentence below, is "awarded" part of the helping verb"was?" So the verb in this sentence is "was ...
Verbs participles 0 votes, asked Feb 28 '13 by AZTeach
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Verbs and Infinitives
The bear and cub like to hug and play. In the above sentence, is like the verb? Is "Play" an ...
Verbs +1 vote, asked Feb 26 '13 by AZTeach
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Sense verbs
Is 'eat' an action or sense verb?
Verbs 0 votes, asked Feb 20 '13 by christina
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subject of the verb and object of the verb.
How can i identify the subject of the verb and the object of the verb
Verbs 0 votes, asked Dec 26 '12 by olamokun olamide olufunmilayo
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Can "of" be used with the verb "drench"?
Can the preposition "of" be used with the verb "drench"? Example: But of Gatorade he was drenched after the team's ...
drench of Prepositions Verbs 0 votes, asked Nov 30 '12 by Jeremy Birch
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