Questions tagged with passive

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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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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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