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    Default She worries me.

    She worries me. (simple present in active voice)

    I was worried by her. (Simple present in passive voice)

    Am I right?

    If right, could you tell me, what about (I was worried) - which implies here `worried' is not a verb but adjective.

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    She worries me - i.e. her condition worries me.

    I am/was worried about her. (not by her)

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    Quote Originally Posted by bianca View Post
    She worries me - i.e. her condition worries me.

    I am/was worried about her. (not by her)
    If you want to use by you need to add a noun (with the pronoun becoming possessive):

    I am/was worried by her silence.

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    Default Re: She worries me.

    Thank you.
    I was worried by her silence. (Simple past in Passive voice)

    Her silence worried me. (Simple past in Active Voice)

    Am I right?

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