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The Verb BE
The verb be is the most important verb to learn.
Lesson 2 – Using the Verb (BE) in Negative Statements
Practice using the verb be in negative statements with different subjects.
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VERB (BE) – NEGATIVE
SUBJECT (pronoun) + VERB (be) + NOT + [proper noun, or adjective]
I am not married.
We are not hungry.
You are not tall.
He | She | It is not old.
They are not late.