Dead Verbs: is, are, am, have, had, has, be, been, was, look, were, take, took,
went, go, ran ... Three kinds of dogs, terrier, bull dog, and collies, live at the
Identifying empty nouns and dead verbs. 2. Revising methods ... 3) Most empty
nouns occur with a prepositional ... 3) Convert the significant noun following “of”.
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Oct 3, 2007 ... Uploaded on Oct 3, 2007. Teacher Jason Lilly described a fun activity to help
young writers to remove dead verbs from their writing.
Jun 12, 2009 ... He used three “to be” verbs right there! If it's good enough for .... Why not create a
Dead Verbs Cemetery bulletin board? (What a great idea for ...
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Said is Dead. Verbs to Substitute for “Said”. In a happy way laughed rejoiced
giggled joked lilted sang out. In a sad way cried agonized bawled ... Page 3 ...
Dec 13, 2011 ... Were is the dead verb, and I have a list of "strong verbs" but nothing makes ... a
strong verb (replace two or three words with, usually, one word).
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Dead Word List ... Problem-Solving Strategies to Eliminate Helping Verbs. 1. ... 3.
Change another word in the sentence into a verb-For example, instead of ...
Feb 13, 2015 ... 3. Move your adjective before your noun. Have you ever written a sentence like ...
It is tempting to use a dead verb preceding a list of adjectives, ...
A dead verb lets us know an action has taken place, but it doesn't provide a
detailed picture of the action. A list of common dead verbs include: is, are, am,
Like zombies, dead verbs are lurking in your fiction, creative non-fiction, work,
and ... Introduction. 3:27. Concrete Verbs. 5:32. Weak Verbs. 4:38. Dead Verbs.