Linking verbs flash cards


  • True linking verbs:
  • be [am, is, are, was, were, has been, are being, might have been, etc.], become, and seem.

  • (May be used as) Linking Verbs
  • appear, feel, grow, look, prove, remain, smell, sound, taste, stay, turn

    Linking verbs describe the state of the subject.

    the sentence pattern of linking verbs is:

    subject + linking verb + predicate noun or + predicate adjective__