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Part 1 introduces you to strong verbs, to be verbs, and active/passive voice.

Part 2 introduces you to when to use passive voice, strong/weak subjects (There is, It is), phrasal verbs/single verbs, and how to reduce nominalizations.

Part 3
introduces you to three common academic verb tenses: present, past, and present perfect.


DukeWrites Verbs 1
DukeWrites Verbs 2
DukeWrites Verbs 3


Verbs 1
Verbs 2

Module developed by Beth C. Long. Last updated May 2017.
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