Grammer Verb

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* English Grammar
* For Std VIII
* By : Jeba Selvi Jebarson
* What is a verb?
* Ans : A verb is a word which tells us something about a person or a thing. It tells about a person or a thing in the state of :- * a) being : Madhuri is a great dancer.
* b) doing : The child sleeps.
* c) Possession : Shahrukh has a beautiful wife.

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* What is a verb?
* Ans : A verb is a word which tells us something about a person or a thing. It tells about a person or a thing in the state of :- * a) being : Madhuri is a great dancer.
* b) doing : The child sleeps.
c) Possession : Shahrukh has a beautiful wife.

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* Examples
* I play harmonium regularly.
(Name the action verb)
* I play harmonium regularly.
* I saw a movie yesterday.
(Name the action verb)
* I saw a movie yesterday.
* Salman will go for a premiere.
(Name the action verb)
* Salman will go for a premiere.
* They like to swim
(Name the action verb)
* They like to swim
* My Grandfather uses a walking stick.
(Name the action verb)
* My Grandfather uses a walking stick.
* Walking is a mode of exercise.
(Name the action verb)
* Walking is a mode of exercise.

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* Definition : Finite & Non Finite Verbs
* Finite Verb
* A verb that shows the action as well as denotes the tense ( time of action ) is called finite verb. * Infinite Verb
* A verb that shows the action but does not denote the tense ( time of action ) is called a non- finite verb.

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* Identify the foll verbs as finite / non-finite verbs.
* Working all day, I was tired.
* To err is human.
* Continue to study dancing.
* This is no occasion to cry.
* We eat to live.
Answers
* Finite Verb.
* Non Finite Verb.
* Finite Verb.
* Non Finite Verb.
* Non Finite Verb.

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* Assignment
* Identify and write some...
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