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    What are "be" verbs?

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    'Be' is a verb not a class of verbs, IMO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Datalife
    What are "be" verbs?
    In addition,

    The verb To Be
    am, is, are, was, were, be, been, being

    All the best,
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    Could it refer to verbs like 'be': copula verbs? I've never heard the term and can't find it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Could it refer to verbs like 'be': copula verbs? I've never heard the term and can't find it.
    Do you mean linking verbs like, seem, become, and so on?

    Maybe "Be" is a North American term.

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    I did;I was trying to think of some group that might have that name, not that I've heard it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    I did;I was trying to think of some group that might have that name, not that I've heard it.
    copular sounds good. :D

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