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Common Verbs and Verb Phrases – Pictures

Look and these pictures of some common actions that are part of our daily lives.

Infographic showing 20 common verbs and activities like 'call a friend' and 'cook dinner' for A1 English vocabulary.

Common Verbs and Verb Phrases – Sentence examples

Now read the sentence examples below.

She often 1 calls her friends.

He never 2 cooks dinner.

She 3 does exercise every day.

(US) She 4 goes on vacation every summer. / (UK) She goes on holiday every summer.

She 5 goes to bed at 10:30 pm.

He 6 goes to work very early.

For breakfast, she 7 drinks some coffee.

She 8 eats dinner at 7 pm.

She often 9 listens to music.

He 10 plays football every weekend.

She 11 plays the guitar as a hobby.

He 12 plays video games every day.

She 13 reads a book before going to bed.

Sometimes she calls and sometimes she 14 sends a text.

He 15 studies English.

He often 16 takes photos.

He is happy when he 17 visits a museum.

He 18 watches TV after dinner.

He 19 wears glasses.

She 20 sends emails to all her friends.

Note that in present simple we add -s or -es at the end of the verb after he, she or it.