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The man had been making the ring for one hour
The ring had been being made for one hour, is this correct? If it isn't please help me to correct that. Many thanks in advance.
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Hello, Mr. Mai:
Congratulations! According to my books, you have correctly changed that sentence to the passive.
But my books also tell me that native speakers will not accept such a passive sentence. So it is better to
avoid changing the present/ past perfect progressive to the passive.