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    rambharosey is offline Junior Member
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    Default Which is the verb?

    He sleeps.

    "sleeps" is the verb.

    How about this:

    He does sleep.

    What is the verb in this sentence?

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    Default Re: Which is the verb?

    Quote Originally Posted by rambharosey View Post
    He does sleep.

    What is the verb in this sentence?
    Does is the auxiliary verb, and sleep is the full (lexical) verb.

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