Writing Day

Today I’ll show you how to turn in your Hero’s Journey Charts. Then the rest of the day is yours to write.

Today or early tomorrow, we’re going to look at some passive voice examples in the academic register. My sample on your vocab sheet: “My homework was eaten” is a great example, but it’s leading you to think there is only one type of passive voice sentence, basically _______ was _________.

That means you’re missing the passive voice in your own papers. Here are two examples of passive voice sentences from recent papers, so we’ll experiment with turning them into active voice sentences.

 

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