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    mehdihas is offline Junior Member
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    Default Passive

    Hi,
    Which sentence is correct:
    1) The floor has carefully been swept.
    2) The floor has been carefully swept.
    Thanks.

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    Default Re: Passive

    Quote Originally Posted by mehdihas View Post
    Hi,
    Which sentence is correct:
    1) The floor has carefully been swept.
    2) The floor has been carefully swept.
    Thanks.
    #2 is correct.

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