Questions tagged with passive-voice

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Present Perfect Passive
I'm looking for an explanation for the verbal phrase, "have been married", as in "I have been married for ten ...
passive-voice present-perfect +1 vote, asked Jan 29 by Alex Olinger
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passive to active voice converter
In short, a primary emotion is an immediate response, while a secondary emotion is incited by the former, leading to ...
passive-voice passive active-voice active help +1 vote, asked Jan 24 by Emma
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Active voice to passive voice conversion of particular sentence
The sentence is:'Riley let Alex braid her hair.' P.S: Many people with grammar as a strong suit have given me ...
active-voice passive-voice conversion grammar +2 votes, asked Jan 07 by Chikoo2003
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Active voice to passive voice
1.He did not write the exam well and did not get pass. 2.The thief broke open the almaraha and he ...
active voice to passive-voice +1 vote, asked Dec 08 '15 by Thanappan.P
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change active to passive voice
My boss likes to save money.
active-voice passive-voice -1 votes, asked Nov 07 '15 by Mohammad Noman
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Active to Passive
Dear Experts, I have the following sentence to be changed to passive voice. The moon's gravity causes the tides in ...
active-voice passive-voice +1 vote, asked Sep 21 '15 by James
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Passive voice of sentences without object
What is the passive voice of the following sentence?"John plays nicely."
active-voice passive-voice active passive object 0 votes, asked Aug 02 '15 by Razin Shaikh
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The verb 'born'
Hello there! As far as I know, when the verb 'born' refers to 'coming out of your mother's body', it ...
passive-voice modals +1 vote, asked Jun 05 '15 by Abdul Quadir
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Passive voice
Hi ,why can't we say: she has been gone mad?! Or she is gone mad?! Actually mu question is why ...
passive-voice 0 votes, asked Apr 08 '15 by Romina
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Active Voice to Passive Voice
Can someone please rewrite the ff. sentences in active voice to passive voice? 1) The Philippine mandurugo, for instance, has ...
passive-voice active-voice verb passive active 0 votes, asked Mar 31 '15 by Ivis Baironet
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Passive to active voice conversion
Thus, the design is constrained by the range of current production motorcycle, and will be compared using miles/kWh. Convert the ...
active-voice passive-voice -2 votes, asked Mar 26 '15 by jakob
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Passive voice
Which form of the sentence "Jane has been reading that novel for a week" is correct in passive voice and ...
passive-voice 0 votes, asked Feb 23 '15 by Stanislav Petryshyn
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How can I rewrite this sentence into active voice.
This should be a major concern of ours since everyone needs water to survive.
active-voice passive-voice 0 votes, asked Oct 22 '13 by esha
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Problem with passive voice use
The existence of Android devices overtook Symbian devices because of its lightweight operating system though android operating system was designed ...
passive-voice 0 votes, asked Sep 24 '13 by Jay Ar L. Bautista
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In Active and Passive voice, when subject and object change position, do they change the roles too ?
for e.g John drove car <=> car was driven by John in the passive voice , can we say 'car' ...
active-voice passive-voice 0 votes, asked Aug 26 '13 by Arun K
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A passive voice in my article
I wrote a sentence: The first event of distributing cash through reducing capital is conducted by Formosa International Hotels Corp ...
passive-voice 0 votes, asked Dec 21 '12 by Jen-Chang Liu
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Passive voice, or not?
Passive voice: Caesar was stabbed by Brutus.Active voice: Brutus stabbed Caesar. Passive voice (?) with details: Caesar with no knowledge, ...
passive-voice active-voice 0 votes, asked Dec 03 '12 by Peter Torpson
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