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Passive voice #1 (permalink) Wed Jul 06, 2011 16:45 pm   Passive voice
 

Please help me I'm lost with this little question.

Exercise A: Write a form of the word in the bracket in each gap to complete the sentences.

Q 1 His brother hit him on the head. (hit)

My question is do we need to add s on hit, please help.

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Passive voice #2 (permalink) Wed Jul 06, 2011 17:45 pm   Passive voice
 

That sentence is acceptable as it is. It is written in the past tense.

To change it to present tense, you have to add an 's': His brother hits him on the head.

Unless you've been told to change it from past tense or to change it to present tense, the question is flawed.
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Passive voice #3 (permalink) Thu Jul 07, 2011 15:05 pm   Passive voice
 

Dear Beeesneees,

Thank you very much for the excellent explanation.

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