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"Verbs in Present Tense"

Directions: Complete the crossword, then click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to enter your answer for that number.

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2. I started reading that book, but I still need to _______ it.
4. Birds and airplanes can _________.
7. To use your legs to make your body leave the ground.
8. I like to _______ poems and stories.
9. To use your voice to create music.
11. Could you _______ that again? I couldn't hear you.
13. This action is full of movement. You do it at parties and at night. You do it when music is playing.
14. To recall, to keep in one's memory.
16. I want to ______ to India someday.
17. I'm tired. I'm going to go to ______.
19. Did you _________ the news?
21. When you are hungry, you want to do this.
22. I think The Beatles wrote great music. I ________ their songs.
23. To travel by foot.
26. There are no seats left on the bus. I will have to _______.
27. To perform, execute, accomplish,
30. If I miss this train, I'll have to ________ for the next one.
31. I miss my friends in Egypt. I _______ about them all the time.
32. I ____ to go to the doctor.
36. I knocked on the door. A voice said, "______ in!"
37. To create, to craft, to build, to produce.
38. When you ___, you move faster than when you walk.
39. Can I ______ you a question?
40. I want to ___ near the ocean.

Down:

1. You ____ when you are very sad.
3. You should ________ before you take a test.
5. I like to _______ to music.
6. George lost his keys. Can you help him ________ them?
10. I want to ____ you a present.
11. I can ____ many stars from the top of the mountain.
12. Opposite of remember.
15. Am, is, are, was, and were are all form of this verb.
17. Right now, you are learning how to _______ English.
18. Go outside and _______ with your friends.
20. When you _____, you improve your vocabulary and writing ability. Plus, it is a lot of fun!
22. To acquire knowledge or skills.
24. To be aware of, to be familiar with, to have memory of, to understand, to _____.
25. I _________ new toys for my birthday.
26. There are lots of seats on the bus. I can ______ anywhere.
28. I asked you a question. Can you ________ me?
29. Shout, bellow, holler and bawl are all synonyms of this verb.
33. She has to ____________ in the mirror when she puts on her makeup.
34. "Are you okay?" "Yes. I _______ just fine."
35. To possess, to own, to __________.