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Can I use Hex (Spell) and Hexblade's Curse in 1 round [duplicate]

Is it possible to use both Hex (Spell) and Hexblade's Curse (Hex Blade ability) in 1 round of combat? These are both bonus actions. I expect if its possible you would use up your bonus and attack ...
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Bonus Actions Are Actions? Combining Two Weapon Fighting and Extra Attack (Newly Expanded) [duplicate]

Let me first start by clarifying, I believe there is a point that has been missed in this question before. Consider that before marking it a repeat: What is the precise differentiation between a ...
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Can an Action be used for an ability that specifies it requires a Bonus Action? [duplicate]

For instance, Mood Druids can spend a Bonus Action to spend a spellslot and heal [D8*S]hp while in wild shape. If the druid wants to use a feature that normally requires a bonus action (such as ...
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How to get more Bonus Actions?

Other than having the Haste spell cast on you and using the action provided to use something that requires a bonus action are there any other ways to gain additional bonus actions in 5e?
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Can I use a spell with a casting time of "Bonus Action" as my action?

I get that some spells are "especially swift" to cast and thus have a casting time of "Bonus Action". But is there any reason I couldn't cast such a spell as my Action? Does it make a difference if ...
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Can I make an attack as my action, and cast a spell with a casting time of 1 action as my bonus action?

I am playing a rogue who chose the archetype Arcane Trickster, which means I can cast spells. Can I make a normal-range or close-range attack for my main action, and as a bonus action cast a spell ...
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Can you ready a bonus action?

The Ready action states: Then, you choose the action you will take in response to that trigger... I am unsure whether this means you can only ready an action such as Dodge, Hide, Attack, Cast A ...
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Does a bonus action end invisibility gained from the Boon of the Night Spirit?

As the title says really. The Boon of the Night Spirit says: While completely in an area of dim light or darkness, you can become invisible as an action. You remain invisible until you take an action ...
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Do bonus actions trigger the save from an Internal Injury?

One of the possible injuries from the optional "Lingering Injuries" table in the DMG is Internal Injury: Internal Injury. Whenever you attempt an action in combat, you must make a DC 15 ...
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Why can't you use a bonus action in place of an action? [duplicate]

It's pretty well established that you can't use a bonus action (spell or otherwise) as your action on your turn. See here and here for those questions. But I still don't really understand, why are the ...