Linked for Life: Linking Verbs and Predicate Nouns
About the Linked for Life: Linking Verbs and Predicate Nouns Lesson
Review lesson on linking verbs with a focus on predicate nouns.
• Review linking verbs.
• Reintroduce predicate nouns with more detailed information.
• Test student?s knowledge of subject by having them underline predicate nouns in a sentence.
Linking verbs are intransitive, state of being verbs without a direct object. Instead of telling what the subject does, the linking verb links the subject with other words that describes or explain more about the subject. They do not show action. They tell what the subject is, was or will be.