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Active vs Passive Voice - Which One to Use?

This was a tough one.  I started with 4 tips but cut it down to 3.  Here is more on Active/Passive:

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Comment by Mishaikh on January 26, 2014 at 10:32

I know one thing for sure, pasive voice is mostly used in British Engilsh, while it is the agreeable in US English.  Whenever a sentence appears in my WORD OFFICE, it comes with RED MARK.


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Comment by noaslpls on January 25, 2014 at 15:41

I took me back to my schooling years, about five centuries ago. We were always done this kind of exercise, but for the life of me, I can never understand the whole reason. But, I guess it's stuck somewhere in my brain, and most of the time, when I am writing, I will use passive voice.

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