Unformatted text preview: agent because it is not of interest or not important (Unit 44). 3 Making active into passive When you change an active sentence into passive, you change the verb formation and you change the word order. These two sentences have the same basic meaning: AGENT VERB VERB AGENT ACTIVE Maria helped the other students. PASSIVE The other students were helped by Maria. Unit 43 shows you passive verb formations, but don’t forget that subject and verb must agree in number and person (Unit 4). Unit 44 shows you when to use the passive....
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- Spring '10
- Passive voice, John John, passive sentences, passive sentence