Green Level Quiz #16 – causative verbs   write  ANSWERS

Directions: Rewrite each sentence so that it uses the causative verbs get or have. Pay attention to verb tense.

Example: John paid a landscaper to cut his grass. (have)  John had his grass cut by a landscaper.

 We hired a progessional to paint our house. (get)  We got our house painted by a professional.

1. We paid a mechanic to fix our car. (have)   We had our car fixed by a mechanic.

2. Binte went to a manicurist who did her nails. (have)  Binted had her nails done by a manicurist.

3. Bob hired a handyman to fix his door. (get)  Bob got his door fixed by a handyman.

4. The company found a caterer to prepare the food. (have) The company had the food prepared by a caterer.

5. Linda pays an accountant to do her taxes. (have) Linda has her taxes done by an accountant.

6. We should call a plumber to replace the toilet. (get) We should get the toilet replaced by a plumber.

7. They might find a professional to manage this. (have) They might have this managed by a professional.

8. You should go to a doctor to look at that. (get) You should get that looked at by a doctor.

9. Mike will pay a lawyer to review the documents. (have) Mike will have the documents reviewed by a lawyer.

10. Lisa and Tom hired a company to clean their gutters. (get) Lisa and Tom got their gutters cleaned by a company.