Thursday, November 5, 2020

Linking Verbs vs Action Verbs Quiz

 

Action Verbs Vs Linking Verbs
 
 

1. Which group lists only examples of linking verbs?
A) seem, become, remain, turn 
B) desire, think, create, gain
C) enable, advise, test, imagine

2. In which sentence is the word taste used as an action verb?
A) The hot chocolate tasted delicious.
B) He tasted the delicious hot chocolate. 
C) Both A and B.

3. Identify whether the verb acts as Linking or Action.
I could feel the warm sun on my face.
Linking
Action

4. In which sentence is the word remain used as a linking verb?
B) The plane remained on the ground.
A) He remains undecided about what to do next. 
C) There were only five minutes remaining.

5. Choose the sentence with a linking verb.
B) We decided to sound the alarm.
C) I've never tasted anything like it.
A) She made him look a complete fool!

6. Choose the sentence with an action verb.
A) He helped his father lift the box. 
B) You look beautiful today!
C) Both A and B

7. Identify whether the verb acts as Linking or Action.
We're all getting older.
A) action
B) linking

8. Choose the sentence with a linking verb.
B) He satisfies all the requirements for the job.
A) He seemed satisfied with his explanation. 
C) Both A and B

9. In which sentence is the word look used as an action verb?
A) Look closely and tell me what you see. 
B) Ann looked thoughtful for a moment.
C) The bananas in the bin looked disgusting.

10. Choose the sentence with a linking verb.
A) Germany’s strategy has proved successful. 
B) Designing the building proves difficult for them.
C) Both A and B