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Great Galloping Verbs!

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I have been lost in my own world working on my epic novel, The Pirate’s Daughter And A King’s Ransom. Through this I came across a nice little resource I want to share with you. 197 more words

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The Time Traveller's Verbs, Part 2: How We Changed the Past

In Part 1 of The Time Traveller’s Verbs, we met time travellers Captain and Sergeant Joe around a summer campfire. They explained present tense verbs to Kevin, Mia, and little Charlie, and then left abruptly on a new mission to the past. 1,622 more words

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Choosing the Right Verb

Part 2 of a 3–part Series

by D. L. Mackenzie

Describing activity accurately requires that we first envision the action we want to portray and then choose a verb that will create… 1,055 more words

D. L. Mackenzie

As if he were right

Let’s assume that the writer for the Yahoo! front page is male. He wrote this as if he were right in using the indicative mood of the verb: 25 more words

Yahoo!

Eu Amo

Amar to L💜ve

I was excited to tell my guy ‘Eu Amo ‘

…and confused by the reply of ‘Eu te amo’

What is this ‘te’?! 30 more words

Verbs

5 Verb Mistakes You Should Stop Making Today

1) I seen vs. I saw
Incorrect: “I seent he movie last week.”
Correct: “I saw the movie last week.”
2) I been vs. I have been… 79 more words

Life Hacks

truncate

shorten something by cutting off part of it

St. Augustine of Hippo liked to give long sermons at his parish of Our Lady of the Hippos and resisted all calls to truncate them.

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