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    Passive Voice Question

    Hello!

    I'm studying the passive voice and i'm having some trouble with an exercise:

    "People say Ann is very rich". I have no ideea how to rewrite this sentence using the passive voice. I would try something like "Ann is told of being rich" or "Ann is said to be rich", but i'm not sure that's correct.

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    Re: Passive Voice Question

    "... said to be...

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    Re: Passive Voice Question

    Quote Originally Posted by Deathless View Post
    I'm studying the passive voice and i I'm having some trouble with an exercise:

    "People say Ann is very rich". I have no ideea how to rewrite this sentence using the passive voice. I would try something like "Ann is told of being rich", but i I'm not sure that's correct!
    It's not.

    Ann is said to be very rich.

    Please remember that we always use a capital letter for the first person pronoun.

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    Re: Passive Voice Question

    Thank you! I know it may sound annoying for a native speaker, but I was confused.

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    Re: Passive Voice Question

    Quote Originally Posted by Deathless View Post
    I know it may sound annoying for a native speaker, but i I was confused.
    Your question was not annoying. Your reluctance to use a capital letter for the first person pronoun could become annoying.

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    Re: Passive Voice Question

    I edited that post as soon as I saw your post. I think this can be locked. Thank you!

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