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Voice change

Postby kstrch » Wed Apr 12, 2017 7:02 am

'Germany invaded Poland in 1939, thus initiating the Second World War.' I have to change the voice.
Poland was invaded by Germany in 1939, thus the Second World War being initiated.
is it correct?

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Re: Voice change

Postby Alan » Sun Apr 16, 2017 1:23 am

Yes, grammatically correct, but preferable word order: the Second World War thus being initiated.


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