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Types of verbs

There are many ways to categorize verbs. Here is the definitive list of verb types, with some concise definitions and sentence examples.

Action verbs – express action. Example action verb sentence: He made a model airplane.
Auxiliary verbs –
Copular verbs –
Dynamic verbs –
Event verbs –
Finite verbs –
Helping verbs –
Infinite verbs –
Intransitive verbs –
Irregular verbs –
Lexical verbs –
Linking verbs –
Main verbs –
Mental verbs – thought related.
Modal verbs –
Non-action verbs – another name for state verbs
Phrasal verbs –
Physical verbs –
Regular verbs –
State / state of being / stative verbs – not related to action. Example: The man felt happy.
Transitive verbs –
Understanding verbs –

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