Passive Verbs, or the Case of the Missing Person

Passive Verbs, or the Case of the Missing Person

Author: Susan Nygaard

To identify and revise passive verbs.  To become acquainted with a Sherlock Holmes story by A. C. Doyle.  To improve vocabulary.  

Students learn to identify passive verbs and to revise them (by submitting comments to the Voice Thread slides).  They will also expand their vocabulary slightly and learn a bit about Sherlock Holmes.  The assignment to read a Sherlock Holmes story is optional.  Follow-up vocabulary quiz on QuizEgg not yet created.  

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