50 Examples of Action Verbs in Sentences

50 Examples of Action Verbs in Sentences

50 Examples of Action Verbs in Sentences

  1. The score was close in the final match.
  2. She had an intent look on her face.
  3. You can’t eat your cake and have it.
  4. The silence was broken by a loud cry.
  5. I gave her a piggyback ride.
  6. I live close to the shops.
  7. A dog does not eat a dog.
  8. Those who sleep with dogs will wake up with fleas.
  9. Learn to walk before you run.
  10. He said he would climb down and help them.
  11. Several couples were on the dance floor.
  12. We celebrated the New Year with a dance party.
  13. Taking a pen in her hand, she began to write.
  14. Don’t climb a tree to look for fish.
  15. Write today’s date at the top of the page.
  16. She heard a faint, almost imperceptible cry.
  17. Scornful dogs will eat dirty puddings.
  18. If the sky falls, we shall catch larks.
  19. Tall trees catch the wind.
  20. I smooched with him on the dance floor.
  21. It is better to give than to receive.
  22. Never give a sucker an even break.
  23. Write it down on a piece of paper.
  24. We must meet the challenge squarely.
  25. I only write when I feel inclined to.
  26. I must have dropped off to sleep.
  27. Be wary of strangers who offer you a ride.
  28. Eat to live rather than live to eat.
  29. Those who climb high often have a fall.
  30. The tail does often catch the fox.
  31. I have got to meet my partner every Friday.
  32. The course of true love never runs smooth.
  33. Lend your money and lose your friend.
  34. Hungry dogs will eat dirty puddings.
  35. You must lose a fly to catch a trout.
  36. Winners never quit, and quitters never win.
  37. I play tennis twice a week.
  38. Do you like to ride a horse?
  39. He translated the fight to the public arena.
  40. They hitched a ride in a truck.
  41. I want you to meet my parents.
  42. She had just awoken from a deep sleep.
  43. Eat one’s cake and have it.
  44. All rivers run into the sea.
  45. They meet up every Friday to play snooker.
  46. He was on stage for most of the play.
  47. Take a look! It’s going up that tree.
  48. Laws catch flies and let hornets go free.
  49. The noise awoke me from my sleep.
  50. The rumba is a Latin American dance.

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