The verb is perhaps the most important part of the sentence. A verb or compound verb asserts something about the subject of the sentence and express actions, events, or states of being. The verb or compound verb is the critical element of the predicate of a sentence.


Verbs can be of different types as follows:


  • regular or irregular
  • infinitive
  • transitive or intransitive
  • infinitive
  • gerund
  • participle
  • finite or non-finite
  • linking
  • helping

Watch the following videos to learn about verbs in English.


Now it's time to study more about verbs in English and to have some practice too.


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