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2.6 Verbs: A Verb's Four Forms

Application 13

Complete the following sentences in the simple present tense by adding the base form of the verb named in {fancy brackets} after the space. The first one is done for you.

Those clowns perform {to perform} an incredible juggling act. They {to ask} for two volunteers from the audience and then they {to pass} a couple of clubs clumsily back and forth in front of the volunteers, who {to believe} that this is just another goofy game. Then the clowns {to add} clubs one by one until nine clubs {to twirl} smoothly around the dizzy volunteers who {to huddle} in a moving cage while the people in the crowd {to whistle} with glee.

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