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ryanmacklin.com/2012/05/passive-voice-words

May 18, 2012 ... She collected some passive voice words from some different sites, as her list ... There is still merit in highlighting your to-be and similar verbs in ...

www.english-grammar-revolution.com/passive-voice.html

You want to highlight the receiver of the action rather than the doer of the action. Steven Pinker says, "The passive is the better construction when the done-to is ...

www.eurocentres.com/blog/whats-the-difference-between-the-active-and-passive-voice

Sep 24, 2016 ... What's the Difference Between the Active and Passive Voice? ... You can also highlight who is actually doing the action in a passive voice ...

owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/owlprint/539

This handout will explain the difference between active and passive voice in writing. It gives examples of both, and shows how to turn a passive sentence into an ...

marked2app.com/help/Keyword_Highlighting.html

Keyword highlighting in Marked allows you to catch common phrases that you might want to ... Marked will point out usage of “passive voice” in English text.

www.grammar-monster.com/glossary/passive_voice.htm

See the definition of Passive Voice in Grammar Monster's list of grammar terms ... Grammar checkers will often highlight passive sentences like they're errors.

www.msvu.ca/en/home/studentservices/academicadvisingsupport/writingcentre/handouts/activevspassivevoice/default.aspx

In a passive sentence, the subject of the sentence is placed after the verb in the ... In scientific papers, for example, a writer might use passive voice to highlight ...

english.stackexchange.com/questions/32311/is-using-passive-voice-bad-form

It's never bad form to use passive form. It's just that in speech, we tend to use a lot of this, but there's nothing wrong with using the passive form ...

www.writerstechnology.com/2008/08/word-passive-voice-highlighting-revisited-now-for-word-2003

Aug 12, 2008 ... Last week, I explained how to highlight uses of the passive voice in your writing, using Word 2007. Here's how to do the same thing in Word ...