linking verb noun
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
: 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
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