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Pullum on the Passive Voice (1/6): The "receiver" of the "action"?

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Published on Aug 1, 2015

Prof Geoffrey K Pullum looks at one traditional definition of passive, and points out its shortcomings. This is part of a longer series on "Fear and Loathing of the English Passive", an article Prof Pullum wrote in 2014.

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