flesl.net paired stories: class sheet: drills (Unnamed Passenger)

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• drills for ‘Unnamed Passenger’

drill 1: backwards expansion

- “toward the ground.”

- “and it began to dive toward the ground.”

- “ turning off the plane’s automatic pilot and it began to dive toward the ground.”

- “but somehow he succeeded in turning off the plane’s automatic pilot and it began to dive toward the ground.”

- “touching the controls of the plane, but somehow he succeeded in turning off the plane’s automatic pilot and it began to dive toward the ground.”

- “They all tried to stop the man from touching the controls of the plane, but somehow he succeeded in turning off the plane’s automatic pilot and it began to dive toward the ground.”

drill 2: replacement

- The passengers managed to get the man under control.

- police / to drop his gun

- doctor / to stop smoking

- woman / to leave her alone

- firemen / off the roof

- soldiers / to tell the truth

- salesman / to take a credit card

- ambulance driver / onto a stretcher

- the girl / to give her a ride