English is a "subject-verb-object" language.
What is your favorite verb in Japanese?
If you had to choose one verb to describe yourself, which verb would it be?
A part of speech that represents moving is a part of speech that describes actions. That is a verb.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.