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10.8 Final -ed: Avoiding Incorrect -ed Endings

Application 9
Instructions

On each line below, complete a sentence which uses the infinitive of the highlighted verb. Use the beginning that is supplied.
Example: I entered my essay in the statewide competition. I decided _________.
to enter my essay in the statewide competition.

1. Smoke filled the room. Smoke started _______________ .


  
2. Gordon called to the baby. Gordon began _______________ .

  
3. Finding her, he shouted for joy. Finding her, he needed _______________ .

  
4. Olga offered her congratulations. Olga wanted _______________ .

  
5. She acted relaxed and casual. She tried _______________ .

  

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