Tag: linking-verbs

22 When is "seems to be" used instead of "seems"? 2016-01-17T12:51:04.030

22 Why has "strangely" been used instead of "strange" in the sentence "Harry felt strangely"? 2017-06-06T16:50:35.627

10 Which word does the adverb 'usually' modify in 'In stories the witch is usually a homely woman'? 2016-09-18T12:08:56.590

10 Can traffic lights "turn red" for ten minutes? 2017-06-30T09:04:48.480

8 When do "well" and "good" mean the same? 2013-01-24T21:45:28.070

7 double linking verb "be" 2017-04-09T16:00:40.723

6 Why do some language learners often omit the verb "BE"? 2016-02-05T21:40:47.187

5 How can I use "do you be"? 2015-04-10T00:00:00.233

5 In "I have grown very fond of Alec", why is an adjective ("fond") used instead of an adverb? 2015-11-05T05:34:33.037

4 "were" vs. "are" in a movie quote 2017-05-24T08:16:18.917

3 Our eyes have remained the same size 2015-10-08T15:42:59.307

3 "Often" as complement of BE 2018-12-25T16:36:23.127

2 Is "leave" a linking verb? 2015-12-22T03:44:47.077

2 Adjective Used as an Adverb? 2016-02-17T01:51:30.627

2 Copula? Copula and Noun? I Feel Anger, I Feel Angry? 2016-02-19T06:43:51.657

2 Which words require "go" and which "grow" as a linking verb? 2016-12-29T17:20:57.423

2 "That man was I." or "That man was me." - How to choose the pronoun after linking verbs? 2017-01-30T15:24:40.260

2 why is an ing-verb used in the sentences below? 2017-02-15T08:23:08.530

2 "Her computer is crashed." or " Her computer crashed 2017-02-24T17:44:34.163

2 Is "as being" in these sentences necessary? 2017-03-19T21:05:51.227

2 Which auxiliary verb or copular to refer to uncountable nouns? 2017-12-11T17:17:36.387

1 Difference between 'to cause to become' and 'to cause' 2013-03-17T12:12:26.740

1 Are these uses of "cut (hair)" right? What are the differences in their meanings? 2014-03-17T15:09:10.583

1 "We only feel bad when our hands are numb." vs. "We only feel badly when our hands are numb." 2015-06-06T03:50:41.550

1 Difference between "are not yet" and "have not yet" 2015-09-30T10:21:30.907

1 Verbs which are always followed by past participle 2016-01-17T01:54:15.070

1 Is this grammatical? 'Looks like a couple of Pikachus are out of hit points' 2016-11-20T18:35:14.707

1 Can I define (substitute for) the word 'albeit' as 'regardless'? 2017-03-15T13:43:41.163

1 When exactly should I omit "linking verbs"? 2017-12-10T02:48:37.257

1 ‘Feel embarrassed or feel embarrassment’ 2018-01-27T20:18:18.603

1 When and why I have to omit copulas (linking verbs) from a sentence sometimes? 2018-05-30T21:39:47.720

1 "She smells...." -> just who's sniffing at the moment? 2018-12-14T22:55:49.897

1 Different Usage of adjectives 2019-02-19T19:34:56.473

1 Which linking verb to use with countable and uncountable nouns 2019-12-03T11:40:09.223

1 Is "there" a subject? 2020-04-13T01:12:42.203

1 felt still more gloomily 2020-07-17T13:48:03.450

0 when to use the linking verbs is and are 2014-07-16T14:47:38.117

0 don't be that away -- what does that exactly mean? 2014-11-28T22:55:22.910

0 'seems + noun' vs 'seems like + noun' 2015-01-23T04:24:30.273

0 May You Use a Predicative Complement in Front of I Feel, I, Subject, Feel, Copular Verb? 2016-02-19T22:38:17.637

0 Correct grammar when listing objects with an attribute 2016-05-08T17:10:56.353

0 Which form of verb (2nd or 3rd) is in these two sentences? 2016-08-26T05:50:19.540

0 Plural noun with singular to be 2017-04-10T12:46:02.797

0 The verb "feel" 2017-04-19T07:35:34.920

0 What is the difference between 'It seems like' and 'she seems'? 2017-05-08T07:39:52.370

0 "This Page Intentionally Left Blank" 2017-11-10T12:53:28.600

0 Is "call" used copulatively in this sentence? 2018-04-19T14:25:17.890

0 The complements of linking verbs 2018-06-15T18:23:36.083

0 Seem (to be) past participle 2018-08-26T18:28:31.917

0 Being and Was, Which one is correct and why? 2018-10-06T02:16:07.220

0 Can "get" be used as a linking verb in a context of a gradual change? 2018-11-20T14:56:35.143

0 When and How to use Linking verb (Is/Was/Were) In the sentence? 2018-12-13T04:21:39.800

0 Is asleep in "to fall asleep" an adverb? 2019-02-12T04:43:18.600

0 Adjective preposition phrase vs adverb preposition phrase 2019-02-12T20:05:48.007

0 linking verbs followed by noun or noun phrase? 2019-02-13T04:48:29.407

0 After linking verb whether adjectives or adverbs 2019-02-21T18:28:11.440

0 Linking verb followed by a verb 2019-04-29T17:07:53.910

0 What clause elements has this sentence? (That doesn't sound like him.) 2020-02-01T22:27:50.093

0 why do we use "of" here, this structure can be repeat after other verbs, but "to be"? 2020-02-15T20:00:25.350

0 Why do we use "be" with "will", instead of "is" and "are"? 2020-07-09T12:03:44.593

0 What the usage and role of "to be" in below sentence? 2020-09-02T07:46:45.747

-1 Is "find" one of the linking verbs? 2018-07-04T01:00:07.180