Passive voice

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Passive voice

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  5. 5. HARRY POTTER BRINGS RICHES TO AUTHOR <br />
  6. 6. HARRY POTTER GOES TO CHINA<br />
  7. 7. WORDS THAT SHOULD BE BANNED: HARRY POTTER<br />
  8. 8. HARRY POTTER IS MAGIC FOR TOURISM <br />
  9. 9. Reading<br />Why did J.K. Rowling write the Potter books?<br />What was her life like before the first book was published?<br />Was she immediately successful with her first story?<br />Have the book been more successful in the U.S. or U.K.?<br />How old was she when the first book?<br />Has she profited from all of her books?<br />
  10. 10. Passive voice<br />
  11. 11. The subject of the action is unknown<br />Its uses<br />
  12. 12. The subject of the action is unimportant<br />
  13. 13. We want to focus on new information by putting it at the end of the sentence<br />
  14. 14. We want to avoid naming or blaming the subject of the action.<br />
  15. 15. Look in your book. Page 63<br />http://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/passive<br />Types of tenses<br />

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