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have sthg done

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grammar: passive voice
Notes - have sthg done (1413)
Detailed notes with links to online activities

Worksheets for have sthg done
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Have something done - speaking practice (1940)



Quizzes for have sthg donePage top ↑
Have sthg done / passive report structures (901)
Ten-question multiple-choice quiz.


Causative have / get something done (1235)
Ten question short-answer quiz


Book references for have sthg donePage top ↑

General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
Unit 9 Attraction  Page 81 
(1) Examples and analysis
(2) Short gapped article on Cindy Jackson (woman who has changed her appearance through cosmetic surgery)
(3) Word ordering exercise
(4) Speaking - 'Where's the best place in town to get (your hair etc) done?'


New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book book cover New Cutting Edge Upper Intermediate students' book 
Peter Moore   Sarah Cunningham   
Module 4 The mind  Page 47   Language focus
Short reading, analysis and follow up exercises for have / get sthg done
Consolidation module 1 - 4  Page 51   Passives with have and get
Listening comprehension

Grammar books with exercises

Developing Grammar in Context book cover Developing Grammar in Context 
Mark Nettle   Diana Hopkins   
28 Get / have something done  Pages 163 - 167

General English adult course resource packs

Reward Intermediate Resource Pack book cover Reward Intermediate Resource Pack 
Susan Kay   
29 Do it yourself  Page 29 
Have sthg done vs do sthg yourself. Picture prompts.

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