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2.1.1 Transitive and Intransitive Verbs
Note the followings before proceeding to identify the sentences that have a transitive or intransitive verb:

The verb which needs an object to make its meaning clear or complete is called a Transitive Verb. The object can be a noun or a pronoun.

The Intransitive Verb does not need an object to complete its meaning.

1. She saw a ghost.

She saw a ghost. (Transitive verb - object: a ghost)

2. My vase dropped and broke into pieces.

My vase dropped and broke into pieces. (Intransitive verb - no object)

3. Finally, one of them found the golf ball.

Finally, one of them found the golf ball. (Transitive verb - object: the golf ball)

4. A big cat is chasing a small dog.

A big cat is chasing a small dog. (Transitive verb - object: a small dog)

5. He used to come here every day.

He used to come here every day. (Intransitive verb - no object)

6. He landed one very big fish.

He landed one very big fish. (Transitive verb - object: one very big fish)

7. You always drink and talk endlessly.

You always drink and talk endlessly. (Intransitive verb - no object)

8. Tom likes to read the latest books.

Tom likes to read the latest books. (Transitive verb - object: the latest books)

9. The tourists visited the war museum.

The tourists visited the war museum. (Transitive verb - object: the war museum)

10. She can cry very loudly.

She can cry very loudly. (Intransitive verb - no object)

11. All her valuables were safely locked away.

All her valuables were safely locked away. (Intransitive verb - no object)

12. Every evening Tommy plays football.

Every evening Tommy plays football. (Transitive verb - object: football)

13. Some grandmothers can still knit very well.

Some grandmother can still knit very well. (Intransitive verb - no object)

14. She sang a tribal folk song.

She sang a tribal folk song. (Transitive verb - object: a tribal folk song)

15. A species of beetle could soon disappear forever.

A species of beetle could soon disappear forever. (Intransitive verb - no object)