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    The causative is a common structure in English. It is used when one thing or person causes another thing or person to do something. This page will explain how causatives are formed, and how to use them. There are several exercises for practice. The exercise answers are available, if you can't seem to get a question right.

    12/05/2011 - 16:48
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    explains how to use the verb "have" in the causative form. This is similar to the passive voice.

    04/21/2011 - 17:46
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    This lesson explains how to use the verbs "get," "had" and "make" in causative sentences. That is, when you cause something to happen by request or by force. An excellent resource for students who enjoy learning grammar details. There are also two exercises for you to complete after watching the video.

    07/19/2011 - 01:42
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    Learn about the causative, and how to use “have” and “get” when talking about actions that were performed for you or to you, in this grammar lesson.

    12/30/2011 - 15:48




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