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    yi-ing is offline Senior Member
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    He is expected to arrive soon.

    How can we create an impersonal passive from the first sentences to apply "will and would" in the second ones, as well?

    1) It is expected (that) he will arrive soon.
    2) He is expected to arrive soon.


    1) Many people were expecting (that) the peace talks would break down.
    2) The peace talks were being expected to break down.
    Last edited by yi-ing; 15-Aug-2017 at 10:32.

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    GoesStation is offline Moderator
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    Re: He is expected to arrive soon.

    "The peace talks were expected​ to break down."
    I am not a teacher.

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