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    to+infinitve or to be + past participle

    For example, which one(s) of the following sentences is correct:
    A-You are easy to fool.
    -You are easy to be fooled.

    B-There are no more secrets to unravel.
    -There are no more secrets to be unraveled.?

    If they all are, what is the difference in meaning between them?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: to+infinitve or to be + past participle

    I am not a teacher.

    'You are easy to be fooled.' is wrong. The other sentences are OK.

    Both of the B- sentences mean the same thing (provided you remove the question mark from the last one).

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    Re: to+infinitve or to be + past participle

    For the second in A, "You are easily fooled".

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