Causative Worksheets

Related ELA Standard: W.9-10.1

Core Standard

The causative is used in language to express that we have a person in motion working on our behalf to complete a task for us. Causative verbs are often used to tell us how or why something happened. The basic idea or concept to work away from with the causative is that it stresses a "cause" of being. Almost all languages have a means of expressing causation, but they all do it slightly differently. These worksheets will help you pound away at locating and understanding the use of a causative.









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