Questions tagged with passive

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Identify the different elements (past, present, modal, perfect, progressive, passive)
Identify the different elements (past, present, modal, perfect, progressive, passive) underlined in the following verb phrases. They were being questioned ...
passive grammar identify elements 0 votes, asked Jun 19 by yuki joseph ouchi
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Transformation of Sentences
'He died by suicide'- what is the passive form of this sentence?
Transformation passive voice 0 votes, asked Feb 28 by Md Nayon
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passive & active forms
Dear All, As I know the verbs “increase” and “decrease” don’t normally occur in the passive form. What about the ...
passive active 0 votes, asked Feb 07 by Lola
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passive voice
when can we delete to be verbs from a passive sentance? for example: which one is correct? Methods designed to ...
passive be 0 votes, edited Dec 30 '13 by Amir
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passive voice
Plz somebody help me.Jimin will break his promise.Changed- The promise will be broken by Jimin.Why "his" is changed 'The'??Is it ...
passive active 0 votes, asked Dec 13 '13 by 김영주
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omission of 'which is'/ passive Vs active
What is the part of speech of 'regarded' in "a quality regarded as characteristic of poems"? shouldn't the verb be ...
passive active relative pronoun omission 0 votes, asked Aug 01 '13 by jadehk
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Science paper
Convert this to passive voice Study 1 and 2 were conducted using mostly white infants from middle class families in ...
scientific passive 0 votes, asked May 04 '13 by Ashley
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Passive voice
Hi, I was told that the following sentence is passive, but I do not understand why that is the case. ...
passive voice 0 votes, asked Apr 09 '13 by AZTeach
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What is the correct usage?
Given the two sentences:- This is a magazine from the gas station and not intended to determine proper grammar.- This ...
passive verb 0 votes, asked Feb 21 '13 by Mike
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HELP! PASSIVE PAST VOICE?
Is this sentence in a past and passive voice? "The order, in which each picture was shown, was the same ...
passive voice past tense fix 0 votes, asked Feb 18 '13 by raychel.yap
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What's wrong with the passive voice?
By far, the most frequently asked question on this forum is about passive and active voice. I think I can ...
passive active voice +4 votes, edited Nov 23 '12 by Patty T
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Grammarly reviews. Passive voice, OK?
What is the best way to write this sentence? Grammarly reviews my essays before I turn them in to make ...
passive voice writing tips 0 votes, edited Oct 24 '12 by Anonymous
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Passive to Active Voice
Here is my thesis statement for my introduction paragraph "The dramatic increase of childhood obesity is caused by three significant ...
passive voice active 0 votes, asked Aug 06 '12 by Rodel Garcia
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