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For each of the following sentences: (i) Identify the verb phrase. (ii) Name the structure. (iii) Label the parts of the structure.

For each of the following sentences:
(i) Identify the verb phrase.
(ii) Name the structure.
(iii) Label the parts of the structure.
(iv) Describe the functional meaning conveyed by the verb in the sentence.


Examples:

I start work at seven every morning.
(i) start
(ii) present simple
(iii) base form
(iv) a routine

I was living in Peru at the time.
(i) was living
(ii) past continuous
(iii) auxiliary 'be' (past tense) + present participle
(iv) an activity in progress at a specified time in the past

On the following questions I need help please

He's been a teacher for ten years.
(i) I know 'been' is one part, but I believe this is a two part answer, what is the correct answer please

(ii) ? not sure what to answer here please

(ii) ? not sure what to answer here also

The school was founded in 2002.

(iii) I believe 'be" + past particle is the correct answer but what form is 'be' in?

Thanks for your help, Al

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• He’s been a teacher for ten years. (i) been
(ii) present perfect
(iii)Auxiliary “be” + (present tense)
• The school was founded in 2002.
(3) Auxiliary “be” (affirmative,...

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