Active and passive voices
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ACTIVE AND PASSIVE VOICES
If the action expressed in a sentence is performed by the subject himself then we have an active sentence.
If in that sentence, the subject is the one receiving the action of the verb then we have a passive one.
- It always uses the preposition "POR" and the verb "SER".
- The verb "SER" will take the same tense, used in the active sentence and precedes the participle of that verb.
- The participle takes number and gender of the subject.
- A passive sentence can also be formed with the pronoun "SE" (people, we, one) followed by the verb in the active form.