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Intransitive Verbs

Today in the Fun Easy English classroom you are going to learn about intransitive verbs an important part of English grammar.
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Grammar: Intransitive Verbs

Definition of an intransitive verb.
  • An intransitive verb is a verb that:
  • does not take an object
  • does not have a passive voice
Intransitive Verb Examples
  • You ate.
  • He thought.
  • She runs.
  • They arrived.
Fun Easy English Grammar Lessons
From YOUR Teacher: Intransitive Verbs

All of the examples of intransitive verbs above do not take an object. This is the easiest way to recognize intransitive verbs.
 
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The following classroom lessons are great for students who want additional conversation, listening, and reading practice. Please post a comment at the bottom of this page in the Facebook Comments window with your thoughts about these lessons.
  • Conversation Lesson - Intermediate Level. Dialogs for everyday use. Short situational dialogs for students of English as a Foreign (EFL) or Second (ESL) Language with a written conversation and a conversation notes section.
Conversation Lesson 30 - Mail Time
(Intermediate - Conversation, Reading)

Dialogs for everyday use. Short situational dialogs for students of English as a Foreign (EFL) or Second (ESL) Language.
Mail Time

Barbara: The mail has arrived.

Norma: Did I get anything?

Barbara: I think so. Let me look. You got something from the bank and an advertisement from a health spa.

Norma: Give me the letter from the bank. It might be important.

Barbara: Here. Maybe you’ve overdrawn your account.

Norma: No danger of that. I don’t have any money to overdraw. I hope it’s an offer of that job I applied for.
Conversation Notes
  • health spa
  • health resort
  • Maybe you’ve overdrawn your account
  • Perhaps you’ve spent more money than is in your checking account at the bank
  • No danger of that
  • That’s not a possibility
Source: U.S. State Department
Additional Conversation
Conversation

This is a collection of 30 situational conversations which focus on a wide variety of communicative and natural encounters in English....these lessons are for beginning students.
Conversation

This is a collection of 30 situational conversations. Each conversation is accompanied by language notes....these lessons are for advanced students.
Conversation

English conversation lessons. 52 lessons covering pronunciation, speaking, writing, and grammar topics....these lessons are for beginning students.
Conversation

English conversation lessons. 30 lessons focusing mostly on communication and grammar topics....these lessons are for intermediate students.
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