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2.3 Verbs: Single Word Verbs And Verb Strings

Application 5

In the spaces provided after each sentence, rewrite each subject and accompanying verb string using a contracted auxiliary. Write the subject + verb combinations in the order in which they occur in the sentence.
Example: At last we have returned to Hartford, where we are raising our families.
   we've returned
   we're raising

1) We are sending Jenny to day care now.

2) She is enjoying most of it, but she has been getting into fights.

3) I would speak to the teachers, but Jack has convinced me that she will outgrow it soon.

4) I am watching Jenny go through some of the same stages that I have survived myself.

5) She has taught me a lot about parts of my childhood that I had forgotten.

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