Verbs and Jobs English exercise
What will I learn from the English lesson verbs and jobs exercise?
During this lesson you will practice identifying the verbs that are in the sentence below.
What is a verb?
A verb is a word that is used to describe an action, state, or occurrence, and will form the main part of a sentence.
Exercise verbs and jobs
How to do the exercise
Copy the list of verbs or print onto a piece of paper and try and find where the verbs are in the sentences.
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A baker bakes and sells bread, cakes and pastries.
A banker loans money.
A bricklayer lays bricks and builds houses, buildings and walls.
A bus driver drives busses and coaches.
A butcher cuts and sells meat,but can also make sausages.
A cashier puts money in the till they have received from the customer.
A computer scientist programs computers.
A cook cooks meals for people to eat food.
A dancer dances to entertain people.
A draughtsman draws blueprints.
A farmer grows fruits and vegetables and also produces milk and meat.
A foreman supervises other workers.
A hairdresser cuts and styles hair for people.
A lawyer advises and defends people.
A postman delivers mail to peoples houses.
A manager manages a business.
A mechanic fixes / repairs cars and motorbikes.
A photographer takes pictures of landscapes or people.
A plumber fixes / repairs pipes.
A policeman arrests people and gives people tickets.
A receptionist greets people.
A reporter / journalist interviews people and writes articles.
A secretary takes calls and makes appointments.
A shop assistant advises and helps customers (=clients) and sells things.
A singer sings songs.
A teacher teaches children in a school.
A technician fixes / repairs machines.
A vet takes care of animals.
A doctor takes care of people.
A dentist takes care of peoples teeth.
A waiter waits on people.
An actor acts in films and plays.
An architect designs houses.
An electrician installs / fixes electrical installations.
An engineer designs machines.
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