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Which sentence is in the passive voice?


Bill Moyers asks the questions in a calm, assertive manner.


Rita Dove was interviewed several times in 1996.


He treats each guest as courteously as he can.


He must give a lecture in the next twenty minutes.

Would this be Bill Moyers asks the questions in a calm, assertive manner.?

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  1. No. Moyers asks is in the active voice.
    The verb tells what the subject is doing.

  2. https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=h3IRXLjkO4PQtAW0j51A&q=passive+voice+definition&oq=passive+voice+&gs_l=psy-ab.1.0.0i131j0l8j0i131.1936.8171..16833...1.0..0.131.1954.1j15......0....1..gws-wiz.....0..35i39j0i131i70i249.O3pOrGiJHwY

  3. After reading the definition i think this would be He treats each guest as courteously as he can.

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  4. No. I've checked two of your guesses. Now you're on your own. Please do not post this question again.

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