Verbs!

Most of us know what verbs are: they either show action or they “link” a subject with a complement (predicate noun or predicate adjective). > Action verb (intransitive): Marianne sings. (Sentence is complete; nothing more is required.) > Action verb (transitive): Sarah dropped the vase. (Sentence requires a direct object [vase] to make sense.) > Auxiliary verbs: These …