PASSIVISERS

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thlawrence
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PASSIVISERS

Post by thlawrence » Sun Jun 23, 2013 6:53 am

Have you ever heard of the term 'PASSIVISERS'?

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Re: PASSIVISERS

Post by EnglishFix » Mon Jul 15, 2013 5:41 pm

No, where did you hear it?

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Re: PASSIVISERS

Post by thlawrence » Mon Jul 15, 2013 5:54 pm

The eight forms of the verb 'BE" are called passivisers because we cannot turn an active voice into passive without any one of them (is, am, are, was, were, be, being & been).

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