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Action verbs tell what the subject of the sentence is doing.
From 792 linguistic categories, 29% were descriptive action verbs, 35.
The association with cycles makes it easy to verify that there is no overlap between action verbs and no task is left out.
include changing the tense of action verbs, using passive voice instead
Note, that from a psychological point of view, pairs consisting of a concept and an action verb, like "state Pythagorean Theorem" or "apply Pythagorean Theorem," describe rather global skills.
The verb say, although considered a factive verb, can be regarded as a simple action verb when it refers to the simple act of imitation (i.
She also knows that she's "got it all" because she is blessed with her husband, who understands and supports her professional life, her mother who is always ready to help when the duties of work and motherhood overlap, and her boss, Procter & Gamble of Puerto Rico, a company that cares for its employees, understands the needs of marriages and families, and that has given her the opportunity to be an action verb in the international world of commerce.
Level equals domain level of the action verb of the objective.
If the assumption is correct that performing an action oneself provides excellent item-specific information but at the same time hinders the integration of unrelated actions, then in a paired-associate learning experiment with pairs of unrelated action verbs, FR should be better after SPTs than after VTs, and CR should be worse after SPTs than after VTs.
And, as a rule, nouns and adjectives don't do much to capture and hold the reader's attention, a task more adeptly carried out by the action verb.