March 8th, 2013

minime

ha

A friend just posted this on Facebook:

How to identify the passive voice in your writing: If you can insert "by zombies" after the verb, you have passive voice.

She was killed (by zombies).
Zombies killed (by zombies) her.

John Watson was confused (by zombies).
Sherlock Holmes solved (by zombies) the case. (Solved the case by zombies?)