495 FREE Verb Worksheets

FREE Verb Worksheets

With so many verbs to choose from, it can be hard to narrow down your focus. This section has 495 worksheets to practice verbs that can help you. There are flashcards, practice activities, and creative worksheets that can make studying verbs more enjoyable for you and your students. For a simple worksheet appropriate for elementary learners, consider this one that focuses on using the verb to be. It has a number of different activities that can give students the extra practice they need to feel confident using this verb. There are many other worksheets to choose from so look through this section to find something your students will enjoy. Students will be learning new vocabulary words continuously. Beginners start off being inundated with unfamiliar words, intermediate learners consciously study more challenging words relating to a wider array of topics, and advanced learners increase their vocabulary mostly by exposure to more English material. Advanced learners have the benefit of being able to guess the meaning of words based on the context of sentences while other learners often struggle to do this. Verbs are an integral part of any language and as such there are a huge number of them. Another worksheet on this site examines over eighty words with the same basic meaning of the word 'said'. That is a lot of different words with very similar meanings and is a great way to emphasize the fact that learning a language is a never ending process.

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What Are Verbs?
A verb, from the Latin verbum meaning word, is a word (part of speech) that in syntax conveys an action (bring, read, walk, run, learn), or a state of being (be, exist, stand). In the usual description of English, the basic form, with or without the particle to, is the infinitive. In many languages, verbs are inflected (modified in form) to encode tense, aspect, mood and voice. A verb may also agree with the person, gender, and/or number of some of its arguments, such as its subject, or object. In languages where the verb is inflected, it often agrees with its primary argument (the subject) in person, number and/or gender. With the exception of the verb to be, English shows distinctive agreement only in the third person singular, present tense form of verbs, which is marked by adding "-s" (I walk, he walks) or "-es" (he fishes). The rest of the persons are not distinguished in the verb (I walk, you walk, they walk, etc.).
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Stative Verbs for Teenagers (with Memes)

Stative Verbs for Teenagers (with Memes)

sasha_alexandra
•Verb, ,
This worksheet is about stative verbs. There are rules, a table of verbs, exceptions and examples. I created some memes to make it look more teenage-friendly and help the kids to remember it bette ...
4 Views 3,565 Pre-IntIntAdvExam
Grammar Tense Charts

Grammar Tense Charts

BusyTeacher Contributor
• » Verb
Easy way to understand the grammatical structure of the most important tenses. This can be given to the students prior to the class so they can study it. After that you can use all your class time ...
9 Views 6,253 BegElem
Mixed Tenses

Mixed Tenses

MINERVA
•Verb,
I created this worksheet in order to teach my students to get through verb tenses. If they keep in mind time expressions and the context of the sentence they must be able to accomplish the goal th ...
3 Views 3,236 Pre-Int
Crossword. Irregular Verbs I

Crossword. Irregular Verbs I

saraestarque
I use those crosswords to make the study of the irregular verbs easier for the students. We repeat the same crossword several times, in order to make it automatic. We switch from one crossword to ...
13 Views 10,657 Elem
Crossword. Irregular Verbs II

Crossword. Irregular Verbs II

saraestarque
I use those crosswords to make the study of the irregular verbs easier for the students. We repeat the same crossword several times, in order to make it automatic. We switch from one crossword to ...
11 Views 6,501 Elem
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Irregulars by Heart

Irregulars by Heart

Last summer I attended a SEN course and learnt about a way to help my students acquire irregulars. Nobody likes memorising things (at least I don't), so I decided to make this worksheet. Irregular ...
10 Views 8,025 Pre-IntIntAdv
Irregular Verbs with Pronunciation

Irregular Verbs with Pronunciation

My students would always ask me how to pronounce some irregulars. So I decided to make this list and help them (and myself).I took the list of irregulars they have in their books and made it. I al ...
6 Views 7,782 Pre-IntIntAdv
Irregular Verbs with Pronunciation

Irregular Verbs with Pronunciation

Zorka Radonjić
I made this list of irregulars for my students. They would always ask me how to pronounce verbs in the 2nd and 3rd columns, so I decided to make my life easier. :) I used the irregulars they had i ...
6 Views 4,449 Pre-IntIntAdv
Was - Were

Was - Were

Dana
•, Verb
Theworksheet with different exercises for past simple of the verb to be. It has 7 exercises: fill in exercises, a text where students have to choose the correct verb, an exercise where they have ...
8 Views 12,810 ElemPre-IntInt
Action Verbs - Word and Picture Matching (3)

Action Verbs - Word and Picture Matching (3)

•Verb, ,
Action verbs describe something that a person, animal, or object can do. Give students this fun tracing and matching worksheet to help with their handwriting. It will also help her identify differ ...
3 Views 5,886 Elem
Action Verbs - Word and Picture Matching (2)

Action Verbs - Word and Picture Matching (2)

•Verb, ,
Action verbs describe something that a person, animal, or object can do. Give students this fun tracing and matching worksheet to help with their handwriting. It will also help her identify differ ...
4 Views 3,998 Elem
Simple Present Tense Worksheet

Simple Present Tense Worksheet

Ayu Fitri
Students will learn how to change positive sentences into negative or interrogative sentences and vice versa. It is good for beginner levels although sometimes they get confused. It is the subject ...
6 Views 13,199 Elem
Expressions with Get

Expressions with Get

This ppt is created on the basis of the New English file advanced. First you will find slides in Ukrainian (students are supposed to translate into English), so you can skip this activity. La ...
9 Views 4,916 AdvExam
Story Writing

Story Writing

Rania Foka
The worksheet is for youmg learners attending a third year of ESL. It aims at facilitating their writing a story by putting in the verbs into the tense and also by using the known vocabulary and i ...
11 Views 17,730 Pre-Int
English Verbs

English Verbs

Alekandra Milosevic
• » Verb
This presentation can be a useful aid for presenting and/or revising English verbs in general. There are students who do not understand that English verbs have a limited number of forms and that t ...
4 Views 4,691 Int
Part of Speech (Classify Words)

Part of Speech (Classify Words)

Tien Ho
This worksheet is used for elementary and  beginner students to learn out word types: noun, verb, adjective, adverb. There are words with typical suffixes such as -able, -tion, -ance, -ly, et ...
3 Views 7,146 All
All Tenses Discussions

All Tenses Discussions

This worksheet contains questions to practise, and hopefully understand better, all the present, past and future tenses. It is fully editable, so you are free to add more questions if you want. Al ...
14 Views 15,483 Pre-IntIntExam
Verb Tense Table

Verb Tense Table

Vicenta Ivars
• » Verb
It helped my students to organise their knowledge about tenses. This can be done at the beginning of the school year to foresee what the students are going to study throughout the year, and then a ...
9 Views 6,089 Adv
Figure out Parts of Speech

Figure out Parts of Speech

The activity (which is basically just one slide) is aimed at helping your students to figure out parts of speech in the text. The words in red are non-existent, thus you can use this activity even ...
3 Views 6,833 Pre-IntIntAdv
School Action Verbs

School Action Verbs

This worksheet is designed for elementary students and young learners. It contains two parts, first: school action verbs and present continuous and question formation with "what". Second part: cou ...
10 Views 9,867 BegElem
Board Game

Board Game

This board game is really useful for teaching and reviewing school action verbs and present progressive. It is appropriate for young learners, and beginners. You copy and cut them, write a nu ...
7 Views 8,496 BegElem
Irregular Verb List with Pronunciation, Examples and Pictures

Irregular Verb List with Pronunciation, Examples and Pictures

I was going to keep this for myself but I finally decided to share. This is a complete list of irregular verbs with pronunciation, pictures and examples. Most verbs have three or four examples, bu ...
76 Views 12,123 ElemPre-IntIntAdv
School, Action Verbs

School, Action Verbs

This power-point presentation is appropriate for teaching and reviewing school related action verbs such as: cutting, erasing, reading, using, etc. It's suitable for young learners. It also p ...
9 Views 9,664 BegElem
Song Worksheet: See You Again by Wiz Khalifa (Fast and Furious 7)

Song Worksheet: See You Again by Wiz Khalifa (Fast and Furious 7)

Joanna
An emotional song from the latest episode of Fast and Furious, which is a final tribute to Paul Walker. It can be useful as a tense revision (mainly: past simple, future simple). Students have to ...
12 Views 19,794 ElemPre-Int
Verb Forms- Australia

Verb Forms- Australia

Two texts about Australia to complete with verbs ; passive and active forms , several tenses, to understand what tenses express in time and how or why to use them ( sorry the explanations are in ...
10 Views 11,081 Int

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