The Canterville Ghost

Chapter I

Questions on the text.

  • Where is Mr Otis from?
  • Does Mr Otis believe in ghosts?
  • Which statement about the stain is true?


Rewrite the following sentences in the passive voice.

  • A ghost haunts the castle.
  • Sir Simon murdered Lady Eleanore.

Rewrite the following sentences in the active voice.

  • They were led into the library by Mrs Umney.
  • The spot was cleaned by Washington Otis.