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Some verbs have an object. The object of a verb is the person or thing that is affected by the action of the verb. Look at this sentence:

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The subject of the verb is Alice. She is the person who does the action: she eats. The object of the verb is a banana. A banana is affected by the action of the verb. So in this sentence, the object of the verb ‘eat ’ is ‘a banana’.
Verbs that have objects are called transitive verbs.

Here are some sentences with transitive verbs. The verbs are printed in bold and their objects are printed in color.

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Some verbs don’t have an object. A verb that does not have an object is called an intransitive verb. Here are some sentences with intransitive verbs.

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