509 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 509 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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Present Continuous for Kids

Present Continuous for Kids

virginia
This is a worksheet containing many exercises about actions in progress: matching exercises, reading and writing activities. The lesson requires a basic knowledge of action verbs, the verb "to be ...
1 Views 7,517 BegElem
Song Worksheet: Don't Stop the Music by Rihanna

Song Worksheet: Don't Stop the Music by Rihanna

Rihanna hit song from 2008, "Don't Stop the Music" is full of Present Continuous examples. The worksheet I prepared is a fill-in -the-blanks activity for beginners. Students are supposed to use t ...
1 Views 7,780 BegElem
Past Simple: Practice

Past Simple: Practice

Guilherme G Tidon
•, Verb
Students have to fill in the gaps of a short story about a road trip with verbs in the past simple (affirmative or negative). As a follow-up, you can ask students to share travel experiences with ...
1 Views 11,874 ElemPre-IntInt
Hanging Out: Free-Time Activities

Hanging Out: Free-Time Activities

Guilherme G Tidon
In this listening activity, students will hear 4 speakers describing where and with whom they usually hang out. After matching the activities to the speakers, students will review some collocatio ...
1 Views 7,460 Elem
Confusing Words - Part 4

Confusing Words - Part 4

kristine44
This worksheet contains 40 exercises to practice on confusing words. Homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, verbs vs. nouns etc... 10 pages, in alphabetical order, with contents and answer KEY. A few ...
1 Views 12,795 Pre-IntIntAdv
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Confusing Words - Part 3 Worksheet

Confusing Words - Part 3 Worksheet

kristine44
This worksheet contains 40 exercises to practice on confusing words. Homophones, homonyms, verbs vs. adjectives, verbs vs. nouns etc... 9 pages, in alphabetical order, with contents and answer KE ...
1 Views 12,718 ElemPre-Int
Regular Past Tense Pronunciation Worksheet

Regular Past Tense Pronunciation Worksheet

Fernando Crespo Orozco
•, Verb
This worksheet invites students to pronounce regular past tense endings appropriately. Likewise, students may write the past form of the verbs included with a different color ink to visualize pos ...
2 Views 7,428 ElemPre-IntInt
Past Simple Regular Verbs

Past Simple Regular Verbs

Jeff Genet
This lesson is FULL of visual aids and clear examples of when and how to use and form the Past Simple for irregular verbs. The lesson contains a link to a fun, animated video. This is the perfect ...
1 Views 11,021 BegElemPre-IntInt
To Have Worksheet: Affirmative, Negation, Questions

To Have Worksheet: Affirmative, Negation, Questions

Klaudia
It is a worksheet for children that I made in order to practice the verb "to have" using affirmative sentences, negation and questions. It is suitable for beginners and elementary level. I used it ...
1 Views 4,845 Elem
Most Common English Verbs Printable Handout

Most Common English Verbs Printable Handout

M. Crowe
• » Verb
This is a handout that we'll be going over in my ESL/Conversation class. It's a chart of the 25 most common verbs in the English language, with past, present and future tenses. I'm planning on ask ...
1 Views 7,215 ElemPre-Int
Irregular Verbs - Easy Learning PPT (French and English)

Irregular Verbs - Easy Learning PPT (French and English)

Nastazja Brunet
• » Verb
This PPT has been designed to help students revise on their own as well as with the teacher. Irregular verbs have been divided in lists of 20. They appear either one by one (when there is a differ ...
1 Views 5,148 All
Can-Cannot

Can-Cannot

Nalan Kenny
This an easy activity which can be done in the classroom or given as homework. The students are asked to match the pictures with verbs/activities by using 'can'. Visual make it easy to understand. ...
1 Views 9,227 Elem
Simple Past Video Activity - The Life of Princess Diana

Simple Past Video Activity - The Life of Princess Diana

English Through Videos
Practice your English with this fun video activity. Watch the video on the link below and complete the gap-fill activity. It can be done as a speaking task or writing task. Change the simple prese ...
1 Views 12,522 ElemPre-IntInt
Confusing Words - Parts 2

Confusing Words - Parts 2

kristine44
This worksheet contains 40 exercises to practice on confusing words. Homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, verbs vs. nouns, etc. 10 pages, in alphabetical order, with contents and answer KEY. Some exa ...
1 Views 26,305 ElemPre-Int
Common Verbs

Common Verbs

Olga Nazarova
• » Verb
I've created activities for practising common verbs "do", "have", "make", "take", "break" and "catch" in different phrases. 1. the list of phrases 2. list with missing verbs to complete 3. phrase ...
1 Views 8,927 Pre-IntInt
Song Worksheet: I Must be Dreaming by The Maine (Present Simple)

Song Worksheet: I Must be Dreaming by The Maine (Present Simple)

Ana
It's a great song to make beginner students understand the usage of the verbs in Present Simple, according to the pronouns. They have the words that are missing already, so they must listen and co ...
1 Views 8,154 BegElemPre-IntExam
World Cup - Comparatives, Superlatives, Physical Appearance

World Cup - Comparatives, Superlatives, Physical Appearance

SuzanyStock
Most students like soccer so I thought that it was a good idea to review grammar topics using World Cup. This ppt is an activity using World Cup soccer players as characters to review comparative ...
1 Views 14,645 ElemPre-Int
Confusing Words - Part 1

Confusing Words - Part 1

kristine44
This worksheet contains 40 exercises to practice confusing words. Homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, verbs vs. nouns etc... 8 pages in alphabetical order, with contents and answer KEY. Some example ...
2 Views 28,492 ElemPre-Int
Hero by Enrique Iglesias (Simple Verbs Practice)

Hero by Enrique Iglesias (Simple Verbs Practice)

Fatima
Here is a worksheet suitable for almost all levels of English. It is so practical for beginner & intermediate levels to learn about 20 simple main verbs, yet fun & entertaining for higher ...
1 Views 7,285 ElemPre-IntIntAdv
Regular and Irregular Verbs: Past Tense

Regular and Irregular Verbs: Past Tense

The following worksheets consist of two pages about the past tense. They emphasize the difference between regular and irregular verbs and start with a presentation, followed by practice, and endin ...
1 Views 24,297 BegElemPre-IntInt
Verbs in Base and Past Form - Used for Go Fish or Memory Game

Verbs in Base and Past Form - Used for Go Fish or Memory Game

marcia arroyo santillan
• » Verb
I created this very simple word document with verbs in past and base form. You can cut out the squares, laminate them, and you'll have yourself an easy, ready to go memory or Go Fish game to revie ...
1 Views 8,916 BegElemPre-Int
Ed Sheeran - Shape of You (3rd Person Singular Practice and More)

Ed Sheeran - Shape of You (3rd Person Singular Practice and More)

Marina Andrade
I hope you can make good use of this worksheet made specially for ESL students from Brazil. Start by eliciting the questions they should write. Then, ss go in pairs and ask each other the question ...
1 Views 16,647 BegElemPre-IntInt
2018 Winter Olympics Flashcards

2018 Winter Olympics Flashcards

Jeff Genet
Beautifully illustrated flashcards teach an Olympics-themed lesson. This Olympics-themed set will brighten up the classroom, increase retention and provide an awesome visual learning aid. The flas ...
1 Views 10,993 All
Pronouns and Verbs To Be (+Contractions)

Pronouns and Verbs To Be (+Contractions)

Test your students' knowledge with a few of the most basic (but important) of the English skills. Beginner students should learn to understand the relationship between personal pronouns and the ve ...
1 Views 17,261 BegElem
Action Verbs Fill in the Blank for Kids

Action Verbs Fill in the Blank for Kids

Tuyen
This common action verbs worksheet is designed with pictures. Kids are asked to fill in the missing letters and write down what they can do and what they can't do. The first activity will help kid ...
6 Views 16,354 BegElem

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