Unitat 42

Words that are nouns and verbs

Contingut exercicis

There are many words in English that can be both nouns and verbs with no difference in the way we spell them. Find a list below of common words, which have this double use.

Ache

Answer

Attack

Bail

Battle

Break

Call

Change

Comfort

Cook

Copy

Divorce

Double

Dress

Drink

Email

Experience

Face

Fall

Fight

Fish Flood

Flower

Glue

Handle

Heat

Help

Hug

Iron

Joke

Judge

Kiss

Lie

Lift

Light

Lock

Look

Man

March

Milk

Mind

Name

Need

Number

Offer

Order

Pause

Peel

Phone

Photograph

Plug

Post

Question

Rain

Reply

Ring

Risk

Rock

Screw

Show

Skate

Slide

Smell

Smile

Snow

Surprise

Tear

Touch

Train

Trap

Type

Use

Visit

Vote

Walk

Watch

Water

Wave

Whistle

Wish

Work

Wrap

Yawn

Yield

 

IMPORTANT!

Some words that can be used as nouns and verbs sometimes change their pronunciation, placing the stress in a different syllable. See the examples:

Noun

Verb

Object

Present

Suspect

Progress

Rebel

Impact

Insult

Record

Object

Present

Suspect

Progress

Rebel

Impact

Insult

Record

* The underlined part refers to the strong syllable.

 

Exercici 1

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Exercici 2

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Exercici 3

Respon a les següents preguntes per avaluar el que has après.