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    passive sentence

    I want to form a passive sentence:
    The workers tried to renew the house, but it is collapsed.
    Is passive grammatically correct?

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    Re: passive sentence

    No. You need something like this:

    'The workers tried to renovate the house, but it was demolished.'

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