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Explanation

PARROT PROBLEMS

PARROT

PROBLEM

NAME THE VERB. IS IT ACTION

OR BEING?

THE WEATHER REPORT

THE

WEATHER

REPORT

NAME THE VERB PHRASE, THEN

NAME THE MAIN VERB.

SIMPLE SIMON MET A PIE-MAN

SIMPLE

SIMON

REWRITE EACH SENTENCE,

CHANGING THE VERB TO THE

TENSE INDICATED.

IT'S PERFECT

IT'S

PERFECT

REWRITE EACH SENTENCE,

PETER PAN IS IRREGULAR

PETER

PAN

IRREG.

READ THE SENTENCE WITH

THE CORRECT PAST OR PAST

PARTICIPLE FORM IN EACH

THE GARDEN CLUB

THE

GARDEN

CLUB

NAME THE PROGRESSIVE

FORM, AND NAME ITS FORM.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

MACAWS ARE MEMBERS OF

THE PARROT FAMILY.

WHAT IS "ARE";

BEING?

COLD AND WARM AIR MASSES

CAN LEAD TO THE FORMATION

OF TORNADOES.

WHAT IS "CAN LEAD";

"LEAD"?

(FUTURE) TOURISTS FLOCKED

TO BAJA CALIFORNIA IN

FEBRUARY.

WHAT IS "WILL

FLOCK"?

(FUTURE PERFECT) VIRUSES

WILL CAUSE MANY DISEASES

THIS YEAR.

WHAT IS "WILL HAVE

CAUSED"?

LAST YEAR OUR THEATER

GROUP HAD (CHOSE, CHOSEN)

TO PERFORM PETER PAN.

WHAT IS CHOSEN?

MR. RUIZ HAS BEEN GROWING

BEGONIAS FOR TEN YEARS.

WHAT IS "HAS BEEN

GROWING"; PRESENT

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

MOST PARROTS ADAPT TO

LIFE IN A CAGE.

WHAT IS "ADAPT";

ACTION?

TORNADOES HAVE OFTEN

MOVED CARS AND HOUSES.

WHAT IS "HAVE

MOVED"; "MOVED"?

(PAST) THEY ALL WANT TO SEE

THE WHALES.

THAT IS "WANTED"?

(PRESENT PERFECT)

SCIENTISTS NEVER

DISCOVERED A CURE FOR THE

COMMON COLD.

WHAT IS "HAVE

DISCOVERED"?

DURING REHEARSALS, THE

LOST BOYS (TORE, TORN) THE

CURTAINS.

WHAT IS TORE?

HE HAD BEEN SERVING AS

PRESIDENT OF THE GARDEN

CLUB.

WHAT IS "HAD BEEN

SERVING"; PAST

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

BLUE AND GOLD MACAWS LIVE

IN SOUTH AMERICA.

WHAT IS "LIVE";

ACTION?

PEOPLE HAVE TOLD TALL

TALES ABOUT THE FORCE OF

TORNADOES.

WHAT IS "HAVE TOLD";

"TOLD"?

(PAST) MANY PEOPLE CARRY

BINOCULARS.

WHAT IS "CARRIED"?

(PAST PERFECT) FOR YEARS

VACCINES HAVE EXISTED TO

PREVENT VIRAL INFECTIONS.

WHAT IS "HAD

EXISTED"?

WENDY HAD (FELL, FALLEN)

OFF A BOX WHILE LEARNING

TO FLY.

WHAT IS FALLEN?

THE CLUB'S ACTIVITIES WERE

TAKING TOO MUCH OF HIS

TIME.

WHAT IS "WERE

TAKING"; PAST

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THEY SEEM CONTENT AS PETS.

WHAT IS "SEEM";

BEING?

SOME HAVE COMPARED A

TORNADO TO THE SOUND OF A

FAST-MOVING TRAIN.

WHAT IS "HAVE

COMPARED";

(PRESENT) I LOOKED ALONG

THE HORIZON FOR SIGNS OF

WHALES.

WHAT IS "LOOK"?

(PRESENT PERFECT) NO

MEDICINE IS TRULY EFFECTIVE

IN KILLING VIRUSES.

WHAT IS "HAS BEEN"?

PETER PAN (FORGET, FORGOT)

HIS LINES.

WHAT IS FORGOT?

HE HAS BEEN LOOKING FOR AN

ASSISTANT.

WHAT IS "HAS BEEN

LOOKING"; PRESENT

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

MACAWS OFTEN IMITATE

SOUNDS THEY HEAR.

WHAT IS "IMITATE";

ACTION?

YOU SHOULD NOT BELIEVE

EVERYTHING YOU HEAR

ABOUT TORNADOES.

WHAT IS "SHOULD

BELIEVE"; "BELIEVE"?

(FUTURE) THIS YEAR I

PHOTOGRAPHED A MOTHER

WHALE.

WHAT IS "WILL

PHOTOGRAPH"?

(FUTURE PERFECT) MAYBE

SOMEDAY SCIENTISTS WILL

ELIMINATE ALL VIRAL

INFECTIONS.

WHAT IS "WILL HAVE

ELIMINATED"?

THE PIRATES (DID, DONE) THEIR

BEST NOT TO GIGGLE TOO

MUCH.

WHAT IS DID?

BY NEXT MONTH ODETTA WILL

HAVE BEEN GROWING ORCHIDS

FOR TWO DECADES.

WHAT IS "WILL HAVE

BEEN"; FUTURE PERFECT

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 CLUE:   

WRITE A PAST PERFECTPROGRESSIVE SENTENCEWHERE THE MAIN VERB IS"LEARN"   

 Response:   

WHAT IS "HAD BEENLEARNING"?

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Explanation

LINKING OR ACTION?

LINKING

OR

ACTION?

EACH VERB CAN BE EITHER

LINKING OR ACTION.  IDENTIFY

THE VERB AND ITS TYPE.

BEES HAVE DO-DO

BEES

HAVE

DO-DO

IDENTITY THE FORM OF BE,

HAVE, OR DO IN EACH

SENTENCE AND NAME ITS

IT'S JUST SO IRREGULAR

IT'S SO

IRREG

NAME THE LAST 3 PRINCIPAL

PARTS OF EACH VERB.  USE IS

AND HAS AS AUXILIARY VERBS.

THE WHOLE KIT AND

CABOODLE

WHOLE KIT

AND

CABOODLE

GIVE THE CORRECT

FORM/TENSE OF THE VERB

GIVEN.

THE RETURN OF THE GARDEN

CLUB-LEVEL 2

GARDEN

CLUB 2

REWRITE EACH SENTENCE,

CHANGING THE VERB TO THE

PROGRESSIVE FORM GIVEN.

HELPFUL HINTS

HELPFUL

HINTS

STATE THESE HELPFUL VERB

HINTS.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

THE CROCODILE APPEARS

FROM UNDER THE WATER.

WHAT IS "APPEARS";

ACTION?

PLANTS FROM THE MALLOW

FAMILY, SUCH AS OKRA, HAVE

MANY USES.

WHAT IS "HAVE";

PRESENT?

BITE

WHAT IS "IS BITING";

"BIT"; "HAS BITTEN"?

VERB: BE SUBJECT: THEY

TENSE/FORM: PAST

WHAT IS "WERE"?

(FUTURE PROGRESSIVE) THIS

YEAR WE WILL GROW ROSES IN

THE BACK YARD.

WHAT IS "WILL BE

GROWING"

THE MAIN VERB IN ALL

PROGRESSIVE FORMS HAS

THIS ENDING.

WHAT IS "ING"?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THE RATTLESNAKE GREW

OVER 6 INCHES.

WHAT IS "GREW";

ACTION?

MY GRANDMOTHER DID

EXPERIMENTS WITH OKRA

RECIPES.

WHAT IS "DID"; PAST?

GET

WHAT IS "IS

GETTING"; "GOT"; "HAS

VERB: SLEEP SUBJECT: HE

TENSE/FORM: PRESENT

PARTICIPLE

WHAT IS "IS

SLEEPING"?

(PAST PERFECT PROGRESSIVE)

WE HAD STUDIED BOOKS

ABOUT ROSES.

WHAT IS "HAD BEEN

STUDYING"?

THE HELPING VERBS FOR PAST

PERFECT TENSE ARE THESE.

WHAT IS "HAD BEEN"?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

A SNAKE LOOKS SLIMY.

WHAT IS "LOOKS";

LINKING?

THE GREEK OKRA POD IS

OFTEN AN INGREDIENT IN

SOUPS.

WHAT IS "IS";

PRESENT?

FLY

WHAT IS "IS FLYING";

"FLEW"; "HAS FLOWN"?

VERB: BEGIN SUBJECT: IT

TENSE/FORM: PAST

PARTICIPLE

WHAT IS "HAS BEGUN"?

(PRESENT PROGRESSIVE) I

CHOSE CLIMBING ROSES.

WHAT IS "AM

CHOOSING"?

TO DETERMINE THE TENSE OF

ANY PROGRESSIVE FORMS,

YOU SHOULD LOOK AT THIS.

WHAT IS HELPING

VERB?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

WHEN VISITING THE ZOO, I

ALWAYS LOOK AT THE

SNAKES IN THE REPTILE

HOUSE. ICK!!

WHAT IS "LOOK";

ACTION?

THE MARSH MALLOW WAS

ONCE USEFUL IN MAKING

MARSHMALLOWS.

WHAT IS "WAS"; PAST?

DRINK

WHAT IS "IS

DRINKING"; "DRANK";

VERB: STUDY SUBJECT: WE

TENSE/FORM: FUTURE

PROGRESSIVE

WHAT IS "WILL BE

STUDYING"?

(PAST PROGRESSIVE) MOM

VOTED FOR SHRUB ROSES.

WHAT IS "WAS

VOTING"?

A BOYS NAME OR THE

AUXILIARY VERB THAT IS

INCLUDED IN ALL PERFECT

PROGRESSIVE FORMS.

WHAT IS "BEEN"?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

NOT EVEN A BABY SNAKE

LOOKS CUTE.

WHAT IS "LOOKS";

LINKING?

OH! THAT'S HOW THE

MARSHMALLOW GOT ITS

NAME.

WHAT IS "IS";

PRESENT?

LOSE

WHAT IS "IS LOSING";

"LOST"; "HAS LOST"?

VERB: GROW SUBJECT: I

TENSE/FORM: PAST PERFECT

PROGRESSIVE

WHAT IS "HAD BEEN

GROWING"?

(PAST PERFECT PROGRESSIVE)

SHE RECEIVED PRIZES AT

FLOWER SHOWS FOR YEARS.

WHAT IS "HAD BEEN

RECEIVING"?

SOME VERBS CAN BE LINKING

OR ACTION. THIS TRICK IS

USED TO DETERMINE WHICH

VERSION THE VERB IS.

WHAT IS "REPLACE THE

VERB WITH IS OR ARE"?

 CATEGORY:   

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FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

WRITE A PAST PERFECTPROGRESSIVE SENTENCEWHERE THE MAIN VERB IS"LEARN"   

 Response:   

WHAT IS "HAD BEENLEARNING"?

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