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    juliana2 is offline Junior Member
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    hi there!!! could you please tell me if we can use the verb " consist of " in passive voice? thank you

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    Quote Originally Posted by juliana2 View Post
    Hi there!!! Could you please tell me if we can use the verb "consist of" in the passive voice? Thank you.
    We can't. It's a so-called intransitive verb. They can't be used in the passive voice.

    PS: Please take a look at the corrections I have made in your post.

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    Quote Originally Posted by birdeen's call View Post
    Please take a look at the corrections I have made in your post.
    Hi there. !!!
    And please take a look at mine.

    Rover

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    Default Re: consist

    Quote Originally Posted by birdeen's call View Post
    It's a so-called intransitive verb.


    A special intransitive verb, a linking (prepositional) verb.

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