Set I, 10

Using forms of the verb be

Directions: Rewrite the following sentences by adding the forms of be (is, was, were, has, or have) where they are needed.

1. As the story opens, Rainsford sailing on a yacht with his friend Whitney.

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2. I think husbands and wives should always look good for one another, no matter how long they married.

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3. His hair cut neatly, and he was cleanly shaved.

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4. It just like picking an unripe apple.

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5. California a place I have always wanted to visit.

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6. We been waiting for a long time for one of those apartments.

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7. We grew up together, so we always been close.

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8. In my hometown so many things being changed for the better.

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9. Everyone at the Recreation Center been playing pool, watching a movie or just talking.

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