Competitive Exams

VERBS : ACTION WORDS

What is a verb?

 Verbs are words that describe actions, whether physical or mental.

It expresses the action done by the noun or pronoun in a sentence. Some verbs are; read,
write, eat, drink and sleep

Example Sentences with explanation

Birds fly in the sky.

The word fly tells us what the birds do.

Duggu sleeps till 8 in the morning

The word sleeps says what Duggu does.


The words fly and sleeps are Action or Doing Words. Action Words are called Verbs. Action Words say what persons, animals or things do.

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