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Exercise # 9 Based on
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
by Beatrix Potter

Is It a Finite Verb?

1. You would let them go cold.

2. The collie-dog Kep met her coming out.

3. She ran downhill a few yards flapping her shawl.

4. She went round the farm-garden, nibbling off snippets of all the different sorts of herbs.

5. The sandy whiskered gentleman was sitting on a log reading the newspaper.

6. There was a tumble-down shed at the back of the house, made of old soap-boxes.

7. Jemima Puddle-duck had never heard him speak like that.