Sense Verbs Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: L.1-2.1.e

Core Standard

A verb that explicitly describe the use of one of our five senses is called a sense verb. When used in a sentence, sense verbs should be accompanied by adjectives rather than an adverb. Grammar normally follows suit that verbs are modified by adverbs, but sense verbs roll differently. This often gives English as a second language speakers difficulty. Native speakers instinctively use adjectives in these cases. This selection of worksheets will show you how to sense verbs properly in sentences.