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Unformatted text preview: am or is or are or was or were ), look at Unit 4. 4 We use being . . . a IN CONTINUOUS FORMATIONS (Unit 22) EXAMPLES: You are being very quiet. They are being made here now. b AS PART OF THE SUBJECT EXAMPLES: Being quiet is hard for children. 5 We use been . . . IN PERFECT FORMATIONS (Units 24, 26) EXAMPLES: He had been quiet for a long time. They have been made here for years. We’ve been making them quickly. NOTICE: Every passive formation (Unit 43) has a form of the verb be in it. NOTICE: Unit 17 tells you more about be as an auxiliary verb....
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2011 for the course ESL 100 taught by Professor Online during the Spring '10 term at Open Uni..
- Spring '10