Simple Definition of linking verb
grammar : a verb (such as appear, be, become, feel, grow, or seem ) that connects a subject with an adjective or noun that describes or identifies the subject
Full Definition of linking verb
: a word or expression (as a form of be, become, feel, or seem) that links a subject with its predicate
Examples of linking verb
“Look” in “you look happy” and “are” in “my favorite fruits are apples and oranges” are linking verbs.
First Known Use of linking verb
Seen and Heard
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