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.

Filter by Level
NEW
  • Complete Beginner (100)
  • Elementary (266)
  • Pre-Intermediate (272)
  • Intermediate (189)
  • Upper-Intermediate Advanced (87)
  • Exam Level (22)
  • Suitable for All Levels (18)
Clear filters
Filter
Dramatically improve the way you teach:




Make A Word Search:

Create awesome-looking custom word searches in seconds!

Make A Word Scramble:

Instantly create custom word/sentence scrambles for your class!

Make A Double Puzzle:

Generate double puzzles your students will love - hours of fun!

ESL Articles
Rate this Category
4.1 out of 5, rated by 9 teachers




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.).
Freebase CC-BY
Source: Verb on Freebase, licensed under CC-BY
Sort by: Most Recent | Most Viewed | Rating
Confusing Words - Part 17

Confusing Words - Part 17

  This worksheet no. 17 is to practice confusing words in a fun way to learn or review your vocabulary. There are 10 pages, 40 exercises, and over 160 sentences (homophones, phrasal verbs, ...
1 Views 5,827 Pre-IntInt
Confusing Words - Part 16

Confusing Words - Part 16

    This worksheet is to practice some of the more confusing English words. It's a fun way to learn or review vocabulary. There are 9 pages, 40 exercises, and more than 160 sentences ...
1 Views 6,995 IntAdv
Tenses Active and Passive

Tenses Active and Passive

» Verb
    This summary contains all English tenses. Regular verbs, ordered by time, Active Regular verbs, ordered by category, Active Regular verbs, ordered by time, Passive Irregular verb ...
1 Views 6,503 IntAdv
Listen vs. Hear

Listen vs. Hear

Elsa Hedrick
  This quick practice worksheet is for learning the difference between listening and hearing. It is geared towards ESL emerging English speakers levels A2-C1. It includes a gap-fill activi ...
1 Views 9,246 ElemPre-IntIntAdv
Facial Expressions: An Introductory ESL Lesson Plan

Facial Expressions: An Introductory ESL Lesson Plan

Nathan Martin
  This speaking lesson plan introduces facial expressions. Facial expressions provide non-verbal cues and information – nearly as much information as spoken words do. They can be dif ...
1 Views 5,674 Adv
Put BusyTeacher in your inbox

Sign up for the BusyTeacher Weekly and be the first to get direct links to our latest teaching articles, worksheets and lesson plans. Goes out to 323,134 subscribers every Wednesday.
See last week's issue.

How to Teach the Present Perfect Simple Tense

How to Teach the Present Perfect Simple Tense

Nathan Martin
This lesson plan should be used with English learners at an intermediate level. Before starting, students should have a strong understanding of how to use the past simple tense. They should als ...
1 Views 7,194 Int
Confusing Words  Part 15

Confusing Words Part 15

  This worksheet No. 15 is a fun way to practise confusing words and learn or review the vocabulary. There are 10 pages, 40 exercises and more than 160 sentences (homophones, phrasal verbs ...
1 Views 6,381 IntAdv
Wishes In The Present Lesson Plan

Wishes In The Present Lesson Plan

Nathan Martin
  This lesson plan is designed for intermediate ESL students comfortable with forming sentences and completing activities. It introduces verb forms used after 'to wish' for wishes about th ...
1 Views 6,262 Int
How To Teach Conditionals - True In The Present And Future - ESL Lesson Plan

How To Teach Conditionals - True In The Present And Future - ESL Lesson Plan

Nathan Martin
  Teaching conditionals can be a bit tricky. This means that they are more difficult to learn but especially important! This lesson is not recommended for beginner ELS students, but more f ...
1 Views 5,457 Int
Confusing Words  Part 14

Confusing Words Part 14

  This is worksheet has nine pages and more than 40 exercises to practice confusing words such as homophones, phrasal verbs, verbs vs. adjectives, nouns vs. verbs, etc. Easy to use, it's s ...
1 Views 6,004 IntAdv
Confusing Words Worksheet

Confusing Words Worksheet

  This worksheet helps students practice confusing words. There are 10 pages, with more than 40 exercises including homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, nouns vs. verbs, etc. In alphabetical ...
1 Views 11,666 Int
Mnemonic Rhyming Groups

Mnemonic Rhyming Groups

    Learning can be fun with mnemonics. Irregular verbs, as referenced on this list (colored edited version) of Mnemonic Rhyming Groups can be used to form rhyming songs and to help ...
1 Views 8,427 All
Stative Verbs

Stative Verbs

» Verb
  This grammar guide comprises stative verbs (state verbs). The first page contains a chart with the most common stative verbs ordered in categories. Page 2–5 has verbs, which can al ...
1 Views 9,365 IntAdv
Confusing Words

Confusing Words

There are ten pages and more than 40 exercises covering homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, nouns vs. verbs, etc., in this worksheet designed for practicing confusing words. Suitable for differe ...
1 Views 9,916 IntAdv
Lovely Song Worksheet

Lovely Song Worksheet

SufiYusof
  This worksheet tests listening and comprehension skills and includes the lyrics from the songs Lovely by Billie Eilish and In My Blood by Shawn Mendes. It is coupled with fill-in-the bla ...
1 Views 9,536 Pre-IntInt
Song Worksheet  Now United  Afraid Of Letting Go

Song Worksheet Now United Afraid Of Letting Go

Guilherme Tonhao
» Verb
  This song activity includes three different exercises. In the first, students think and choose which word would work better instead of the one in bold, then listen and check. T ...
1 Views 3,085 Pre-IntIntAdvExam

"Something Stupid" Song Worksheet

Phil Raymond
  This is a listening activity for elementary learners based on a section of the New English File Elementary book, page 19. This was made for those who perhaps have never tried listening t ...
1 Views 10,409 Elem
Power Point Song  Behind Blue Eyes By Limp Bizkit

Power Point Song Behind Blue Eyes By Limp Bizkit

This is a multiple way of practicing English from listening comprehension to grammar rules. There are a variety of methods to teach students by using songs. Students can watch and listen to ...
1 Views 5,627 Pre-IntIntAdv
A Past Simple Gap Fill And Listening Lesson Plan

A Past Simple Gap Fill And Listening Lesson Plan

  This resource covers Past Simple, Passive Voice, Regular/Irregular Verbs, Gender equality, and Questions in the Past Simple tenses. It's a listening activity that helps practice the Past ...
1 Views 9,328 Pre-IntIntAdv
Power Point Song  My Girl By Temptations

Power Point Song My Girl By Temptations

  Using songs is an effective way to teach student English. The short worksheet is to help students develop listening comprehension, vocabulary and grammar rules. It contains three defined ...
1 Views 7,250 Pre-IntIntAdv
Confusing Words

Confusing Words

  This worksheet has nine pages with more than 40 exercises on confusing words, such as homophones, verbs vs. adjectives, and nouns vs. verbs, etc. It is suitable for different levels of s ...
1 Views 10,929 IntAdv
Verbs: Do and Make

Verbs: Do and Make

» Verb
  This grammar guide deals with Do and Make expressions. There are two charts (DO and MAKE). Each one contains everyday expressions and sentences examples, such as DO: a jigsaw, good, the ...
1 Views 5,570 IntAdv
Power Point Song  More Than Words By Extreme

Power Point Song More Than Words By Extreme

  There are multiple way of practicing English by using songs – from listening comprehension to grammar rules. Students listen to the song and complete the three defined activities t ...
1 Views 5,339 Pre-IntIntAdv
A Whole New World  Verbs, Adjectives & Nouns

A Whole New World Verbs, Adjectives & Nouns

    Teaching students by using songs presents a variety of methods to practice English from listening comprehension to grammar rules. In this song A Whole New World By Peabo Bryson a ...
1 Views 12,683 Pre-IntIntAdv
The Word

The Word

kristine44
  This is a video with an interesting poem. Students watch the video and complete the exercises: Circle/choose the correct adjectives, verbs, letter words, etc. It contains 7 exercises and ...
1 Views 3,707 Elem

Got a great worksheet on Verb? Tell us about it and become a BusyTeacher contributor!

Submit a Worksheet