What Is A Verb Phrase
By: Ricky Pancotto and Jacob Mejino
People have used cows to make milk.
The boy is walking down the street.
Pigs are used for bacon and ham.
Common Helping Verbs
am, is, are, was, were, be, being, been, has, have, had, do, does, did, may, can, might, could, must, should, would, will
Verbs phrases are a group of words that does the work of a single verb. Verbs phrases contain one or more helping verbs (is, are, has, have, can, and do) and a main verb.