Dead verbs are the bane of English teachers. The typical list includes 23 verbs --
"is," "are," "was," "were," ...
Identifying empty nouns and dead verbs. 2. Revising ... 1) Dead verb list (I.D. –
circle then remove). 2) Most dead verbs depend on an other word in the sentence
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Dead Word List ... Problem-Solving Strategies to Eliminate Helping Verbs. 1.
Substitute-Sometimes the writer can think of a stronger verb to directly replace a ...
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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 blubbered.
Writing Notebook, Writing Tips, Let S Step, Dead Verbs, Reading Lang, ..... This
gives a list of different words for students to say instead of "looks" when writing.
Dec 13, 2011 ... Like ; The halls WERE crowded with chattering students. Were is the dead verb,
and I have a list of "strong verbs" but nothing makes besides ...
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Oct 16, 2013 ... Dead Verbs ... Verb Song from Grammaropolis - "Lights! ... Helping Verbs Song
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May 23, 2016 ... Four words that often confuse learners of English are dead, death, die and ... Die
is a Verb (an action word); Died is the past tense of the verb Die ... A variety of
different English vocabulary topics including common words lists, ...
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Oct 3, 2007 ... Teacher Jason Lilly described a fun activity to help young writers to remove dead
verbs from their writing. More lessons available at ...
Feb 13, 2015 ... Banish passive verbs and create blog posts that are super powerful. ... It is
tempting to use a dead verb preceding a list of adjectives, or even ...