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Verb Can


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What are verbs?

Verbs are words used to describe an action, state, or occurrence. In this lesson, you will learn about the verb can. It is a very special verb, and has many uses in English.

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English grammar lessons for kids

can

The verb can is the same in all persons in the singular and plural.

Grammar lessons on English verbs
Grammar lessons for kids learning English

ability

We use can to talk about things we are able to do.

English grammar lessons: the verb can
English grammar lessons for young learners

permission

We use can to ask for permission to do something.


Examples

It is a very special verb, and has many uses in English! For example, we use can to talk about things we are able to do. Let's understand this verb a little better!

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