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    #1

    A thief was seen (to be) climbing over the fence ...

    I saw a thief climbing over the fence of my neighbour's house.

    In the passive voice, is 'to be' needed in the following sentence?

    A thief was seen (to be) climbing over the fence of my neighbour's house.

    Thanks.

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    Re: A thief was seen (to be) climbing over the fence ...

    No

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