Noun and Verb Showdown
By: Amani Moore
What is a Verb Phrase?
A verb is the action word in a phrase or what the person did. There are also two types of verbs- the Linking verbs and the Action verbs. Here are some examples of linking and action verbs...
EX. of an action verb...
Britney is painting a picture of flowers.
The action verb is painting.
EX. of a linking verb...
Cortney was swimming in the pool.
The linking verb is "was" and the
verb is swimming.