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    "The students who translated the article said it was very difficult."

    Would it have the same meaning to you if I said "The article was considered by the students to have been very difficult to translate."?
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    Default Re: participle

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    "The students who translated the article said it was very difficult."

    Would it have the same meaning to you if I said "The article is was considered by the students to have been very difficult to translate."?
    Yes

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    Default Re: participle

    If you are speaking to me TODAY about this, you could also say:

    The article is considered by the students to be very difficult to translate."

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