Practice Activities: Verb Types


Read the following sentences. In each sentence, identify the active, linking, and helping verbs.

  1. Guilherme should arrive in the next three minutes.
  2. Raymond is a fantastic boss.
  3. Gina had smelled like chrysanthemums and mystery.
  4. Damian can’t work tonight. Do you want his shift?
  5. Tim exercises a lot. His standard work out has three different circuits.