What are the qualities of a verb?

There are two kinds of verbs in English. The most common kind shows an action. For example, to walk, to run, to dance, to sing, to read, to give. The boys ran to catch the bus. We will give some money to charity.

The other kind of verb shows state of being-- the verb "to be" is the most common example. I am happy. She was tired.
There are two kinds of verbs in English. The most common kind shows an action. For example, to walk, to run, to dance, to sing, to read, to give. The boys ran to catch the bus. We will give some money to charity.

The other kind of verb shows state of being-- the verb "to be" is the most common example. I am happy. She was tired.