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hello grammarians today I'd like to introduce you to the verb which is another part of speech but I suppose the most fruitful place for us to begin is by asking what is a verb verb is a part of speech that has a bunch of different functions but one of its most important functions is that it can express or show action verbs can show action in order to demonstrate this I have brought along a little cartoon bear and I'm going to use this bear in several sentences each of which will contain a verb because all sentences contain verbs so I'm going to write a couple of sentences about the bear and every time I use a verb I'm going to write it in yellow like that here we go the bear roars the bear runs the bear sleeps now each one of these words in yellow is a verb each one of them is an action and this is the first thing that verbs can do verbs can show action in sentences and in fact all sentences must contain verbs you can learn anything Dave it out