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What Are Dead Verbs? | The Classroom | Synonym

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Careful revision eliminates dead verbs and makes writing more active and descriptive. ... Since dead verbs are stagnant and not descriptive, the sentences that ...

Empty Nouns and Dead Verbs

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Identifying empty nouns and dead verbs. 2. Revising ... the sentence for meaning, and often the key word ... 3) Often the word with the hidden “verb” meaning is a.

What Else? / Dead Verbs

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There are three kinds of dogs. Three kinds of dogs, terrier, bull dog, and collies, live at the kennel. (Note: do not start a sentence with here or there.) Dead Verb 2  ...

How to Eliminate "To-Be" Verbs in Writing | Pennington Publishing ...

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Jun 12, 2009 ... When the verb links to the subject (the do-er) of the sentence as a state of being, .... Why not create a Dead Verbs Cemetery bulletin board?

Dead Death Die Died - Difference in English. - English Vocabulary

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Dead is an Adjective (a descriptive word); Death is a Noun (a naming word); Die is a Verb (an action word); Died is the past tense of the verb Die ... English vocabulary topics including common words lists, charts and example sentences.

4 Ways to Remove Passive Voice from Your Paper Nail That Paper

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Feb 9, 2013 ... This is possibly the easiest method for removing dead or passive verbs from your writing. Just look at the sentence and think of a better, more ...

Dead | Define Dead at Dictionary.com

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Dead definition, no longer living; deprived of life: dead people; dead flowers; dead ... noun. 36. the period of greatest darkness, coldness, etc.: the dead of night; ...

Dead Word List

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apple pie sure is good,” substitute the “to-be” verb is with tastes as in “That apple pie sure tastes good.” 2. Rearrange-Start the sentence differently to see if this ...

Using Die, Died and Dead - 5 Minute English

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Learn how to use the words Die, Died and Dead correctly in a sentence. ... Die is also a verb. It is the base form of the verb and present tense. It means when a ...

Change this and make your writing way more powerful - Daniela Uslan

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Feb 13, 2015 ... This is possibly the easiest method for removing dead or passive verbs from your writing. Just look at the sentence and think of a better, more ...