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    Default Passive Voice

    The theory is that she fell overboard at night and drowned. (fallen)She's supposed...She's supposed to have fallen overboard at night and (have) drowned.Should I use 'have drowned' or just 'drowned'?

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    Default Re: Passive Voice

    Quote Originally Posted by barnej0096 View Post
    The theory is that she fell overboard at night and drowned. (fallen)She's supposed...She's supposed to have fallen overboard at night and (have) drowned.Should I use 'have drowned' or just 'drowned'?
    Just 'drowned'. Or you could write " ... and to have drowned".

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