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Recognizing the Full Verb Phrase (Tenses)
Lassie, Come Home
by Eric Knight 
Directions: Underline subjects once, and verbs twice.

1. I'll go to the market.

2. We've done the best we can.

3. And still she had not closed the gate.

4. What are you trying to do now?

5. A young child does not have to undergo many dangerous experiences in life.

6. It's going to walk round this loch?

7. In those trenches they had had no warm hearths.

8. Well, a valuable dog will have owners somewhere.

9. The one driving force of her life was wakened, and it was leaving her no peace.

10. Never before in her five years of life had she been out alone at night.