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    A doctor took a x-ray photo of my leg.

    How to say it in passive way?

    I was x-ray photed?

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    Default Re: X-ray image

    I think it should be '' A x-ray photo of my leg is taken by the doctor''
    well im not sure ,,,,i just try to help

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    Default Re: X-ray image

    Since the active sentence is past simple, it rather should be: " An x-ray photo of my leg was taken by the doctor."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered Mssyly View Post
    A doctor took a x-ray photo of my leg.

    How to say it in passive way?

    I was x-ray photed?
    hi there,

    The passive voice is :
    An x-ray photo of my leg was taken by a doctor.

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    Default Re: X-ray image

    An x-ray of my leg was taken; I had my leg x-rayed.

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