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    tranlam1609 is offline Member
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    Life on another planet.

    I've been thinking if there are any difference between these two sentences
    1. Life might be found on another planet.
    2. Life on another planet might be found.
    Please tell me if these above sentences are the same. Thanks.

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    Re: Life on another planet.

    Quote Originally Posted by tranlam1609 View Post
    I've been thinking wondering whether there are is any difference between these two sentences:

    1. Life might be found on another planet.

    2. Life on another planet might be found.

    Please tell me if these ​the above sentences are the same.
    They mean the same to me.

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    Re: Life on another planet.

    1. Flowers in this garden shouldn't be picked.
    2. Flowers shouldn't be picked in this garden.
    Please tell me if the two sentences are the same. Thanks.

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    Re: Life on another planet.

    They're not the same, as the words are in a different order.

    They're grammatical and mean the same, but they're unnatural—native speakers don't use the passive voice for a simple request like 'Please don't pick the flowers in this garden'.

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