LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 8 Chapter 7

LEAP 2025 ELA Grade 8 Chapter 7 Sample

Read the following sentences. Write on the line whether the word underlined is a verb, gerund, infinitive, or participle.

Example: Mom is baking cupcakes for my sister’s birthday party. verb

1 pt
1.

Steve is gaining weight for the next football game.

1 pt
2.

We threw away the uncooked hamburger because it had been out too long.

1 pt
3.

Richie needed the ball to play a game of roller hockey.

1 pt
4.

Cynthia loved making paper dolls for the children’s hospital.

1 pt
5.

Ryan and my little brother, Jed, like to play with Mexican jumping beans.