passive voice use


so how I redo this sentence? instead of was born

See example:

Mary Ann was born on December 25, 2008.
asked Mar 10 '13 at 14:51 Dalya Crabtree New member

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This is one of those cases where passive voice is a better choice. To change to active voice, you would need to bring Mary Ann's mother into the sentence in order to perform the action.


Mary Ann's mother gave birth to her on December 25, 2008.

link comment edited Mar 10 '13 at 15:13 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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