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

May 18, 2012 ... (Edit: Yes, it's been commented that there's more to passive voice than your verb. We should all know that. There is still merit in highlighting ...

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 ...

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.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 ...

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 ...

robynpaterson.com/?p=2933

Apr 21, 2013 ... A Neat Trick for Finding and Getting Rid of Passive Verbs in MS Word ... The “ Reading Highlight” feature is one of the most useful tools in the ...

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.

floridawriters.wordpress.com/2010/01/12/highlighting-passive-voice-in-word-2007

Jan 12, 2010 ... Ideally, you should be able to click the passive voice percentage on the readability statistics and highlight every sentence Word identifies as ...

www.grammarly.com/blog/a-scary-easy-way-to-help-you-find-passive-voice

Aug 30, 2016 ... Rebecca Johnson you're a genius. Teachers everywhere should rejoice, and so should any students who haven't yet mastered passive voice.