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Lesson Twenty-eight:

Irregular Verb: be

The verb "be" is confusing because it can be a helping verb or a main verb.

be
singular plural
I am We are
You are You are
He is  
She is They are
It is  
singular
plural
I was
We were
You were
You were
He was
She was
They were
It was
singular
plural
I will be
We will be
You will be
You will be
He will be
She will be
They will be
It will be
singular
plural
I am being
We are being
You are being
You are being
He is being
She is being
They are being
It is being
singular
plural
I was being
We were being
You were being
You were being
He was being
She was being
They were being
It was being

future continuous tense (not possible)

singular
plural
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singular
plural
I have been
We have been
You have been
You have been
He has been
She has been
They have been
It has been
singular
plural
I had been
We had been
You had been
You had been
He had been
She had been
They had been
it had been
singular
plural
I will have been
We will have been
You will have been
You will have been
He will have been
She will have been
They will have been
It will have been
singular
plural
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singular
plural
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future perfect continuous tense (not possible)

singular
plural
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modal verbs: ______ be
past tense modal: ______ have been
infinitive: to be
gerund: being

Practice write by hand

Directions: Write the main verb using the correct tense.

be

1. She ________ a very good student. (present)

2. The car _______ in the driveway all day. (past)

3. Our school _______ ________ in existence for almost ten years. (present perfect)

4. They __________ never __________ on an airplane before they took the flight. (past perfect)

5. By this time next year, Renaldo _________ _________ _________ in the United States for five years. (future perfect)

 

 

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