GAME NAME:

ENGLISH 7TH GRADE-CHAPTER

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Explanation

EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO

KNOW ABOUT VERBS, BUT

AFRAID TO ASK

EVERY-

THING

VERBS

NAME THE VERB IN THE

SENTENCE AND TELL IF IT IS

TRANSITIVE OR INTRANSITIVE.

"DO!", NOT "DOH!"

"DO!", NOT

"DOH!"

NAME THE DIRECT OBJECT IN

EACH SENTENCE.

... "IO", NOT "IQ"

... "IO", NOT

"IQ"

IDENTIFY THE INDIRECT

OBJECT AND DIRECT OBJECT

IN EACH SENTENCE.

PRED A PRED N

PRED A

PRED N

NAME THE VERB AND SAY

IDENTIFY IF IT CONTAINS A

PREDICATE NOUN OR

ACTIVE OR PASSIVE

ACTIVE OR

PASSIVE

IS EACH SENTENCE WRITTEN IN

THE ACTIVE OR PASSIVE

VOICE? REWRITE IT THE

RANDOM ACTS OF VERBS

RANDOM

ACTS OF

VERBS

ANSWER THESE RANDOM VERB

QUESTIONS.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

BADMINTON IS A GAME

SIMILAR TO TENNIS.

WHAT IS

"IS"/INTRANSITIVE?

UNCLE LOU GAVE CHRIS AN

UNUSUAL PET.

DIRECT OBJECT: PET

INDIRECT OBJECT:

OUR TEACHER SHOWED US A

FILMSTRIP ON SPIDERS.

DIRECT: FILMSTRIP

INDIRECT: US

BOOKS ABOUT SPIES ARE MY

FAVORITE NOVELS.

WHAT IS "ARE"/NOVELS

(PREDICATE NOUN)?

MANY RIVERS AND PONDS ARE

USED BY WHOOPING CRANES.

WHAT IS PASSIVE?

WHEN USING THE

CONJUNCTION "AND", THIS IS

THE RULE DETERMINING

VERB-SUBJECT AGREEMENT.

USE A PLURAL VERB.

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

TWO TO FOUR PEOPLE CAN

PLAY THIS GAME.

WHAT IS "CAN

PLAY"/TRANSITIVE?

CHRIS READ US THE CARD

FROM UNCLE LOU.

DIRECT OBJECT: CARD

INDIRECT OBJECT: US

THE TEACHER GAVE THE

GROUP PICTURES OF

DIFFERENT KINDS OF SPIDERS.

DIRECT: PICTURES

INDIRECT: GROUP

MY FRIENDS AND I HAVE

BECOME FANS OF ESPIONAGE

AND INTRIGUE.

WHAT IS "HAVE

BECOME"/FANS

CONSERVATIONISTS HAVE

FOUGHT BATTLES IN COURT

FOR PRESERVING THESE

WATERS.

WHAT IS ACTIVE?

THIS TYPE OF VERB SENDS ITS

ACTION TO A NOUN OR A

PRONOUN IN THE PREDICATE.

WHAT IS TRANSITIVE?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

PLAYERS MUST VOLLEY A

SHUTTLECOCK OVER A NET.

WHAT IS "MUST

VOLLEY"/TRANSITIVE?

THEN HE HANDED ME THE

PACKAGE TO OPEN.

DIRECT OBJECT:

PACKAGE INDIRECT

SOME LARGE SPECIES EAT

SMALL SNAKES, MAMMALS,

AND BIRDS.

DIRECT: SNAKES,

MAMMALS, BIRDS

A SPY'S WORK SEEMS

DANGEROUS AND HARD.

WHAT IS

"SEEMS"/DANGEROUS AND

SOME LAWS HAVE BEEN

PASSED BY STATE

LEGISLATURES.

WHAT IS PASSIVE?

A SENTENCE IS CALLED THIS

WHEN THE SUBJECT DOES THE

ACTION.

WHAT IS ACTIVE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THE SHUTTLECOCK SEEMS

MUCH LIGHTER THAN A TENNIS

BALL.

WHAT IS

"SEEMS"/INTRANSITIVE?

I SHOWED EVERYONE THE

SURPRISE INSIDE.

DIRECT OBJECT:

SURPRISE INDIRECT

THE TEACHER ALSO TOLD THE

CLASS SOME INTERESTING

FACTS ABOUT SPIDERS WEBS.

DIRECT: FACTS

INDIRECT: CLASS

THE LIFE OF A SPY WOULD

NEVER BE DULL, THOUGH.

WHAT IS "WOULD

BE"/DULL (PREDICATE

WHOOPING CRANES CAN

SURVIVE IN SANCTUARIES.

WHAT IS ACTIVE?

A TRANSITIVE SENTENCE MUST

HAVE AT LEAST ONE OF

THESE.

WHAT IS DIRECT

OBJECT?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

I PLAYED IN A BADMINTON

COMPETITION.

WHAT IS

"PLAYED"/INTRANSITIV

UNCLE LOU HAD GIVEN CHRIS A

CRICKET.

DIRECT OBJECT:

CRICKET INDIRECT

SHE GAVE ME A BOOK WITH

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT

SPIDERS.

DIRECT: BOOK

INDIRECT: ME

MY FAVORITE SPY THOUGH IS

ENCYCLOPEDIA BROWN.

WHAT IS

"IS"/ENCYCLOP EDIA

UP TO FORTY MILLION BATS

HAVE BEEN FOUND IN A SINGLE

CAVE BY RESEARCHERS.

WHAT IS PASSIVE?

WHEN USING THE

CONJUNCTION "OR", THIS IS

THE RULE DETERMINING

VERB-SUBJECT AGREEMENT.

USE A VERB THAT

AGREES WITH THE NOUN

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DIRECT OBJECT FUN  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

WRITE A SENTENCE FOR THEWORD "ART" WITH A  SUBJECT+ PRED + D.O.  PATTERN

 Response:   

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ENGLISH 7TH GRADE-CHAPTER

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Explanation

JUST D.O. IT

JUST D.O. IT

NAME THE DIRECT OBJECT IN

THE FOLLOWING SENTENCES.

DO WE AGREE?

DO WE

AGREE?

IDENTITY THE VERB THAT

AGREES WITH THE SUBJECT.

IT'S GETTING HARDER TO

AGREE HERE!

HARDER

TO AGREE!

NAME THE SUBJECT OF EACH

SENTENCE AND THE VERB

THAT AGREES WITH IT.

WHICH ONE?

WHICH

ONE?

NAME THE CORRECT VERB IN

EACH SENTENCE.

WHICH ONE IS IT AGAIN?

WHICH

ONE IS IT

AGAIN

NAME THE CORRECT VERB IN

EACH SENTENCE.

OOPS, I ALMOST FORGOT!

OOPS, I

ALMOST

FORGOT

ANSWER THESE RANDOM

QUESTIONS ABOUT VERBS.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

CATHY WEARS A UNIFORM.

DIRECT OBJECT:

UNIFORM INDIRECT

THE BANJO, THE LUTE, AND

THE BALALAIKA (IS, ARE)

FRETTED STRINGED

INSTRUMENTS.

WHAT IS ARE?

IN RECENT YEARS, THERE (HAS,

HAVE) BEEN A REVOLUTION IN

HOME ENTERTAINMENT.

WHAT IS REVOLUTION

AND HAS?

YESTERDAY THE SUN (RAISED,

ROSE) AT SIX O'CLOCK.

WHAT IS ROSE?

OUR PARENTS (LEFT, LET) US

GO TO THE SPACE MUSEUM.

WHAT IS LET?

THIS TYPE OF VERB DOES NOT

SEND ITS ACTION TO A WORD

IN THE PREDICATE.

WHAT IS

INTRANSITIVE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

PATIENTS APPRECIATE A

SMILE AND THOUGHTFULNESS.

DIRECT OBJECT:

SMILE/THOUGHT

NEITHER JOYCE NOR HANS

(KNOWS, KNOW) HOW TO PLAY

THE UKULELE.

WHAT IS KNOWS?

FAMILIES IN ALL PARTS OF THE

COUNTRY (RENT, RENTS)

VIDEOS.

WHAT IS FAMILIES AND

RENT?

I WAS (LYING, LAYING) IN BED

WHEN THE ALARM RANG.

WHAT IS LYING?

CAPE CANAVERAL HAD (LENT,

LOANED) SOME SPACE SUITS

TO THE MUSEUM.

WHAT IS LENT?

THIS CAN ANSWER THE

QUESTION "WHOM" OR "WHAT".

WHAT IS DIRECT

OBJECT?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

SHE BROUGHT HIM AND ME A

CD.

DIRECT OBJECT:  CD

INDIRECT OBJECT: HIM

THE ZITHER AND THE

DULCIMER (IS, ARE) HAN'S AND

JOYCE'S INSTRUMENTS.

WHAT IS ARE?

WHY (HAS, HAVE) PEOPLE

CHANGED SO QUICKLY?

WHAT IS PEOPLE AND

HAVE?

FOR FIFTEEN MINUTES I JUST

(SAT, SET) IN BED.

WHAT IS SAT?

I (BROUGHT, TOOK) MY

CAMERA ON OUR TRIP.

WHAT IS TOOK?

IN THESE TYPES OF

SENTENCES THE SUBJECT

RECEIVES THE ACTION.

WHAT IS PASSIVE?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

THE PACKAGE AND LETTER

BROUGHT OUR FAMILY A

SURPRISE.

DIRECT OBJECT:

SURPRISE INDIRECT

BOTH INSTRUMENTS (HAS,

HAVE) BEEN PLAYED FOR

MANY CENTURIES.

WHAT IS HAVE?

AN INEXPENSIVE FORM OF

HOME ENTERTAINMENT (IS,

ARE) VIDEOS.

WHAT IS FORM AND

ARE?

I WAS STILL TIRED AND COULD

NOT (RAISE, RISE) A FINGER.

WHAT IS RAISE?

WILL THE MUSEUM GUARD

(LET, LEAVE) US TAKE

PICTURES?

WHAT IS LET?

A SENTENCE THAT CONTAINS

AN INDIRECT OBJECT MUST

ALSO HAVE THIS.

WHAT IS DIRECT

OBJECT?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

CATHY IS A GREAT NURSE.

DIRECT OBJECT: NONE

INDIRECT OBJECT: NONE

NEITHER THE BAND LEADER

NOR THE MUSICIANS (KNOW,

KNOWS) THAT PARTICULAR

SONG.

WHAT IS KNOW?

EVEN IN GAS STATIONS THERE

(IS, ARE) VIDEO RENTAL

STANDS.

WHAT IS STANDS AND

ARE?

I (LAIN, LAID) A PILLOW OVER

THE ALARM CLOCK AND WENT

BACK TO SLEEP.

WHAT IS LAID?

MY SISTER GAVE ME A (LEND,

LOAN) TO BUY FILM.

WHAT IS LOAN?

A SENTENCE WITH A

PREDICATE NOUN OR A

PREDICATE ADJECTIVE MUST

HAVE THIS TYPE OF VERB.

WHAT IS

INTRANSITIVE?

 CATEGORY:   

DIRECT OBJECT FUN  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

WRITE A SENTENCE FOR THEWORD "ART" WITH A  SUBJECT+ PRED + D.O.  PATTERN

 Response:   

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