Tag: linking verbs

  • What Are Linking Verbs?

    What Are Linking Verbs?

    In elementary school, I learned that verbs were the action of a sentence. They are what a person, animal or thing does. English is a bit too complex to completely simplify verbs that way. You’ve got true action verbs, helping verbs, regular verbs, irregular verbs and helpful linking verbs. What Is a Linking Verb? So…

  • What Are Helping Verbs?

    What Are Helping Verbs?

    I am a person small in stature, which is something my three boys will probably figure out someday. I am not tiny per se, but I am a bit on the short side. This means that when I need to reach something that’s on the top shelf at the store or even the top shelf…