To be a Helper, Using the To Be Verbs
About the To be a Helper, Using the To Be Verbs Lesson
Another lesson in proper usage of the to be verbs with a review of the eight forms of this verb. Questions and fill in the blanks to gain mastery over the subject.
• Help students learn the eight forms of the verb to be.
• Review helping verbs that show present or past tense.
• Students answer questions and fill in the blanks to review the subject.
• Students also write their own sentences using verbs ? am and were.
What is a sentence without a verb? It?s not a sentence. Every sentence must have a verb. In fact, some sentences have more than one verb. They have a main verb and a helping verb. The main verb shows the main action or state of being in a sentence.
A helping verb helps us know when the action of the verb happened. It shows us if the action is happening in the present, past or future.