active voice

NOUN
  1. the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb
    `The boy threw the ball' uses the active voice
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How To Use active voice In A Sentence

  • Use the active voice or passive voice consistently. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook
  • Use the active voice or passive voice consistently. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook
  • The original was in the active voice, but the ‘when’ clause was in the passive.
  • This sentence is in the active voice.
  • We have not passed that subtle line between childhood and adulthood until we move from the passive voice to the active voice- that is, until we have stopped saying "It got lost," and say, "I lost it.". Sydney J. Harris 
  • Use the active voice or passive voice consistently. Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook
  • Use active voice and avoid passive voice! A Short Guide to Writing About Science
  • Use active voice and avoid passive voice! A Short Guide to Writing About Science
  • Randomisation was by interactive voice response system; masking was achieved with numbered kit allocation.
  • The Conjugation of an active verb, is styled the _active voice_; and that of a passive verb, the _passive voice_. English Grammar in Familiar Lectures
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