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    passive voice

    I'm doing my homework and I have a problem with passive voice.
    The active sentence is: She wrote a report to the director.
    Can I change this sentence into : A report to the director was written ?
    Thank you very much!

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    Re: passive voice

    Quote Originally Posted by hei_kaz View Post
    I'm doing my homework and I have a problem with passive voice.
    The active sentence is: She wrote a report to the director.
    Can I change this sentence into : A report to the director was written ?
    Thank you very much!
    "A report was written to the director."

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    Smile Re: passive voice

    Thank you very much!

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    Re: passive voice

    If you started with "Jane wrote a report to the director", for example, you could change it to "A report to the director was written by Jane".

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    Re: passive voice

    If the active sentence is: 'She wrote a report to the director',

    the passive sentence should be: 'A report to the director was written by her'.

    Rover

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