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Compound Verbs
Compound verbs are two or more verbs joined with the conjunctions and, or, but. Compound verbs tell what the subject of the sentence is doing. Examples: The girl skipped and ran. did. "Skipped" and "ran" tells what the girl

The boys swam and splashed. the boys did.

"Swam" and "splashed" tells what

Directions: Underline the compound verbs twice in the sentences below.

1. 2.

The cat purred and meowed. The bees buzzed and flew.

3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

The baby cried and played. The girl cooked and ate. The boy cut and sawed. The goat ate and chewed. The ball bounced and rolled. The birds flew and swooped. The plane soared and landed.

10. The boys ran and laughed.
Underline the compound verbs in the list below.

tree and flower run and play

jump and hop laugh and giggle

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Compound Verbs
Compound verbs are two or more verbs joined with the conjunctions and, or, but. Compound verbs tell what the subject of the sentence is doing. Examples: The girl skipped and ran. did. "Skipped" and "ran" tells what the girl

The boys swam and splashed. the boys did.

"Swam" and "splashed" tells what

Directions: Underline the compound verbs twice in the sentences below.

1. 2. 3.

The ring sparkled and shined. The fish swam and ate. The rabbit hopped and grazed.

4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

The fireworks exploded and popped. The man painted and trimmed. The horse neighed and whinnied. The plate broke and shattered. The pigs oinked and grunted. The trees blew and swayed.

10. The girl skipped and hopped.
Underline the compound verbs in the list below.

birds and bees car and truck grow and bloom

swim and dive color and draw work and play

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