Grade 8 Grammar Lesson 3 State verbs and action verbs

What are state verbs? Are they written in the simple tense or in the continuous tense?
What are action verbs? Are they written in the simple tense or in the continuous tense?
Can a verb act as both an action verb as well as a state verb?

A state means something staying the same.

An action means something happening.

State verbs cannot usually be continuous.

Action verbs may be simple or continuous.

Grade 8 Grammar Lesson 3 State verbs and action verbs (0)

Go to page 1 2 3 4 5

Download the complete course now

Some more free lessons »
Grade 10 Grammar Lesson 47 Adverbial clauses: Purpose and result
Grade 9 Grammar Lesson 33 More passive structures
3rd Grade Grammar Composition Writing
Grade 4 Grammar Lesson 7 Nouns – case
Grade 10 Grammar Lesson 14 Linking verbs: complement
Grade 9 Grammar Lesson 3 Word order (2): Adverbs with the verb