1. Business Communication

    The way business communication is conducted [Passive voice] in the workplace experiences regular changes with the advances in technology that makes communication faster and easier.

    asked by Robert on July 26, 2011
  2. identify tenses

    1. The dou had been given the second best time slot. a. past perfect in the passive voice b. past continuous in the passive voice c. an infinitive in the passive voice Answer a 2. The promotional poster was designed by Zach a. past continuous in the

    asked by Jim Collum on June 12, 2013
  3. tenses

    The club's amplification system needed to be adjusted continually a. past perfect in the passive voice b. past continuous in the passive voice c. an infinitive in a passive voice. d. simple past in the passive voice Answer c.

    asked by Jim Collum on June 12, 2013
  4. LA - Voices

    Which statement is true about the passive voice? A verb is in the passive voice when the subject performs the action/ It is generally considered better style for writers to use the passive voice. A passive verb is made from a form of have with the past

    asked by SkatingDJ on December 21, 2014
  5. tenses

    1. The duo had been given the second best time slot. a. past perfect in the passive voice b. past continuous in the passive voice c. An infinitive in passive voice d. simple past in the passive Answer d 2. The promotional poster was designed by Jack. a.

    asked by Jim Collum on June 11, 2013
  6. PLEASE HELP ME!!!

    EXAMINE THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE AND CHOOSE THE APPROPRIATE DESCRIPTION. Your machine has been repaired,and it will be returned to you today. 1.Both clauses are in active voice 2.Both clauses are in passive voice 3.The first clause is active,the second

    asked by Kourtney on October 21, 2006
  7. Grammar

    For each sentence write whether the sentence is in the active or passive voice. 1.Pygmalion was written by George Bernard Shaw. Passive voice 2.Shaw's play is based on an ancient Greek myth. Active voice 3.Many people saw the play at the theater. Active

    asked by TiffanyJ on November 29, 2010
  8. Grammar

    How could make this not be a passive voice sentence? Schools close because of poor test scores,lack of government funding provide, and the area of the school is determined of how much money is provided. There is 2 passive voice how should I change it to

    asked by Ashley on February 11, 2010
  9. Grammar

    How could make this not be a passive voice sentence? Schools close because of poor test scores,lack of government funding provide, and the area of the school is determined of how much money is provided. There is 2 passive voice how should I change it to

    asked by Ashley on February 11, 2010
  10. grammar

    I am learning about active voice and passive voice. I was given some exercises to do, and I'm not sure if my answers are right or not. I'm confused because my worksheet says the verb to be is passive. Is it always passive? Can you help me understand if

    asked by Karen on September 7, 2008
  11. ELA

    How are these sentences similar grammatically? 1. The long and exhausting practice was scheduled by Jacklyn's coach. 2. Jacklyn's dance competition was finally set for next Saturday. A) Both sentences are expressed in active voice. B) Both sentences are

    asked by Carol on March 29, 2018
  12. ENGLISH - GRAMMAR ????

    Do you know how cheese is made? - active voice. A new airport will soon be built near the city. - passive voice. Absolute silence should be maintained. - passive voice.. Are the above are correct?

    asked by Niya - on January 14, 2015
  13. statistics

    What is your conclusion based on the following data? A survey was conducted to study the effects of weight loss from a low fat diet. Two random samples of 100 people each were selected. One group was put on the low fat diet and the other group on the

    asked by jerry on June 22, 2013
  14. business

    Why? Write a 200- to 300-word response to the following questions based on “Superhero in the Cubicle” in the Electronic Reserve Readings: o What technological advancements in communication were discussed in the article? o Choose two communication types

    asked by Anonymous on September 18, 2010
  15. English (Check)

    In the following sentences based on the selection by Equiano, the verbs are all in the passive voice. Decide if each would be more effective in the active voice. If so, rewrite the sentence, adding or dropping words as necessary. If not, explain your

    asked by Victoria on February 20, 2016
  16. English

    Choose the best answer for each of the following questions. Choose the sentence that uses the passive voice. a. Brandon and Jake haven't been told the new yet.**** b. That restaurant has never received a good review. c. Krista's cat was born with six toes

    asked by girly girl on May 1, 2018
  17. english

    I need help on passive voice. Is the following sentence passive voice? The results of the aptitude test were told to us by the principal.

    asked by Justin on December 8, 2009
  18. Description

    Which of the following sentences are considered as a description of the terms "active voice" and "passive voice"? "Sentences written in the active voice are often less wordy and more direct than those written in the passive voice." Or "A verb in the active

    asked by Anonymous on March 19, 2014
  19. English

    Can Passive voice be used with all Conditional sentences? or are there some specific conditionals (.e.g first, zero etc) where passive voice can be used?

    asked by Fernando on August 22, 2011
  20. English (Check)

    Write A if the verb is in the active voice and P if it is in the passive voice. Then, rewrite the sentence using a verb in the opposite voice, adding or dropping words as necessary. 1. The ship took in all the cargo. A: A = active voice. All the cargo was

    asked by Victoria on February 20, 2016
  21. passive voice

    select the sentence which is in the passive voice. A. The menus were kept near the door. B. The cafe' had seating for 40 people. C. Two customers were waiting when Carol opened the door. D. None of the above use passive voice.

    asked by Jim Collum on June 9, 2013
  22. FOR DAN H

    EXAMINE THE FOLLOWING SENTENCE AND CHOOSE THE APPROPRIATE DESCRIPTION. The material has been tested by our engineers,and they like it. A. BOTH CLAUSES ARE IN ACTIVE VOICE B. BOTH CLAUSES ARE IN PASSIVE VOICE C. THE FIRST CLAUSE IS ACTIVE,THE SECOND CLAUSE

    asked by Kalli on October 20, 2006
  23. com 140

    In what ways are purpose, audience, tone, and content different for interpersonal and business communication?Consider your own experience as you answer this question. If you have not worked in a business environment, you may ask a friend, parent, or other

    asked by lynum on August 23, 2008
  24. English

    We are working on Passive and Active voice. i really don't understand it, so do you know any websites that could help me with passive and active voice.

    asked by Elena on December 10, 2012
  25. english

    how can this sentence be corrected "The ball was hit by the boy." The sentence was not incorrect in the first place, but it was in passive voice, and both bobby and Kayse have turned it around and put it in active voice. It's always MUCH better to write in

    asked by Crystal on August 3, 2007
  26. english

    Identify the tenses that are used in THIS sentence. 76. The owners must have installed the equipment 20 years ago. A: Present perfect in the passive voice B: Past tense with a modal C: Present continuous with a modal. D: Future perfect in the passive voice

    asked by Althea on July 28, 2017
  27. English

    Let me know the verbs which don't have passive voice forms. For example: He has a pen.(o) A pen is had by him. (X) Would you let me know the website about that? 1. He is having dinner. 2. Dinner is being had by him. (Is #2 correct as a passive voice of

    asked by rfvv on December 5, 2009
  28. English

    Please please please check my answers and explain to me why they are right or wrong!!! 24.) Choose the correct voice of the underlined verb. (1 point) The pitcher THREW the ball to the catcher. a.) active** b.) passive 25.) Choose the correct voice of the

    asked by Emmy on January 29, 2017
  29. english

    These sentences are from my test in which I answered these sentences incorrectly. So please suggest the right answers to them. 1)Ram said to me,"I go to school daily."(change to indirect speech) 2)He wrote me a letter.(change to passive voice) 3)Who built

    asked by Diana on August 31, 2016
  30. English

    1. He made me go there. 2. I was made to go there by him. 3. I was forced to go there by him. 4. He had me go there. 5. I was had to to there by him. 6. I was asked to go there by him. 7. He let me go there. 8. I was let to go there by him. 9. I was

    asked by rfvv on October 13, 2011
  31. English

    1. He wrote me a letter. 2. I was written a letter by him. 3. A letter was written me by him. 4. A letter was written for me by him. (#1 is an active voice sentence. The others are passive voice sentences. Is #1 wrong or right as a passive voice sentence

    asked by rfvv on December 10, 2009
  32. English

    Is it passive or active voice? Many clothes (we're given) to the homeless shelter. Passive By the end of today, the students (will have mastered) the grammar. Active My aunt Margot ( has been traveling) with her daughter. Active The cookies (have been

    asked by Ray on November 23, 2013
  33. English

    Hello. Thank you for your help. I'd like to think of a stative passive and an active passive. 1. He has closed the shop. 2. He closed the shop and it is closed. (The meaning of #1 is #2. There was an action and then there was a state: an action + a state

    asked by rfvv on December 5, 2016
  34. HCA

    a 700- to 1,050-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the principles of verbal and nonverbal communication. • Explain which three principles you think are critical for effective communication. • Include at least one personal experience

    asked by jackie on October 9, 2012
  35. English

    Prizes were awarded to the winners is active voice or passive voice

    asked by Niharika on November 5, 2017
  36. English

    1. We have painted our house gren. 2. Our house have been painted green. 3. Our house is painted gren. ( #1 is an active voice sentence. #2 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #2, action is stressed. #3 is a passive voice sentence of #1. In #3, state is

    asked by rfvv on December 2, 2016
  37. active & passive voice

    The difference between a sentence in the active voice and the passive voice. A. is only a matter of form. B. is the relationship between the subject and the verb. C. Can't be defined precisely. D. all of the above.

    asked by Jim Collum on June 9, 2013
  38. Criminal Justice/Report Writing

    In the sentence, “The report was mailed to the officer,” the writer is using: A. the active voice. B. the passive voice. C. chronological order. D. first person. I am confused between A & B

    asked by Pat on October 25, 2014
  39. Healthcare

    Sentence below is passive voice. How can I turn it into active voice? After the person begins working in the organization, an evaluation process is done by human resources.

    asked by Archie on May 7, 2012
  40. English

    I am having a hard time understanding passive voice? Could someone please help? Which sentence below is passive voice? 1. She served the customer the food. 2. The food was served to the customer. 3. The customer asked to change the order. 4. The server too

    asked by Help asap on March 1, 2012
  41. diversity

    How will you apply the knowledge you have learned about effective business communication and cultural diversity to your current/future job and college courses? First, think about your current or future job and college courses. Second, make a list of the

    asked by NeNe on June 26, 2007
  42. English 102(writing in the discipline)

    Telecommunication is the transmission of data and information between computers using a communication link such as a standard telephone line. Typically, a basic telecommunications system would consist of a computer or terminal on each end, communication

    asked by james on May 14, 2008
  43. sociolinguistics

    i need to describe the grammatical features in this sentence: " we kept going on the sea, hunting for fish, and a wind arose. now we were going in canoes, and an immense wind arose now, and we were thrown around and were moving very fast. It looks like you

    asked by Carla Robinson on March 26, 2007
  44. English

    Can't you use the present perfect in the sentence "Richard has shown me a film about Wales"? If I turn it in the passive voice using the personal construction: I have been shown a film by Richard Why shall I use the simple past in the passive voice if the

    asked by Henry1 on May 15, 2011
  45. Edit plz!

    can u edit this small paragraph plz? thnx! Have you ever thought of your goals and skills that you would like to improve. There are 3 skills that I want to improve this semester. They are communication, problem solving, and time-management. Communication

    asked by Thara! on February 28, 2010
  46. English

    Active voice: The sleet turned the old municipal building into an ice castle Is this correct for a Passive voice Passive voice would be: The old municipal building turned into an ice castle from the sleet.

    asked by jennifer on November 14, 2015
  47. grammar

    Change the following sentence from Active voice to Passive voice: 1. The teacher shouted at the learners when thy did not do their homework. 2. The thief stole a watch from the shop. 3. The soccer player dribbled the ball.

    asked by Ephraim on June 15, 2009
  48. English

    I have to change the following sentence from passive voice to active voice and I'm having a hard time. Academic performance is influenced by peer pressure due to socializing negatively, lowering grades, and not staying on task.

    asked by Please help me on December 11, 2012
  49. English - active & passive

    1) Absolute silence should be maintained in the library - passive 2) Results of the examination will be announced after a month. - passive 3) All the tickets for the match were sold in a day. - passive 4) The enemy was forced to surrender. - passive Change

    asked by # Riya # on December 22, 2014
  50. english

    I need help with a nonverbal communication types: For example, for (1)the American Sign language...I need to give examples of workplace and lifestyle. (2) Proxemics-the languge of space;example of workplace and lifestyle.Please tell me a ways to write

    asked by Lilia on September 26, 2011
  51. English

    If a writer wanted to put emphasis on the person doing an action, which of these statements would be the best choice? A) active voice B) passive voice C) subjunctive mood D) interrogative mood A?

    asked by Maya on February 21, 2017
  52. English

    1. I made the boy carry my bag. 2. The boy is made to carry my bag. (#2 is the passive voice of #1. By the way why is 'to' added before "carry" in #2?) English - Writeacher, Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 8:33pm One is not exactly the passive of the other.

    asked by rfvv on December 6, 2009
  53. grammar

    Does this sentence has voice issues? The ball was hit by the boy. Plz help explain The ball was hit by the boy. This sentence is in PASSIVE VOICE; that is, the subject is not doing the action of the verb. (Subject = ball; verb = hit) It would be better to

    asked by chocolate on July 20, 2007
  54. English

    Posted by rfvv on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 1:03pm. 1. The road is closed for construction. (What is the active voice sentence of #1?) 2. The city has closed the road for construction. 3. The city closes the road for construction. •English -

    asked by rfvv on December 2, 2016
  55. English

    1. I can't concentrate on work. 2. I can't concentrate at work. 3. I can't concentrate (on something) at work. ------------------ Which one is correct? Does #1 mean #3? •English - Writeacher, Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 8:46am 1 and 2 are fine, but mean

    asked by rfvv on June 20, 2016
  56. english grammar

    Change these active voice sentences into the passive voice? a) Farmers grow rice in India. b) I will finish the report later. c) Scotland has never won the World Cup. d) The American people elected George W. Bush. e) Agatha Christie wrote ‘Murder on the

    asked by rahila on January 10, 2011
  57. business

    how do I write a business solution of at least 350 words addressing a business communication problem? First you need to identify the business communication problem you want to address. Then decide on three or four ways to solve this problem. I suggest you

    asked by snoppy on July 22, 2007
  58. 8th Grade Journalism

    Can somebody please confirm that I'm correct with the other answers? **Can somebody help me with the 2nd question please? Passive Voice to Active Voice Passive Voice---A college entrance exam was taken by nearly 100 students on Saturday. Results from the

    asked by Music Lover 14 on December 3, 2016
  59. English

    1. Kimchi is rich in vitamins and low in calories. (In this sentence, what is the meaning of the preposition "in"? ) 2. Kimchi is chosen as one of the world's five helthiest foods. (What is the active voice form of this passive voice sentence?)

    asked by rfvv on December 18, 2009
  60. English

    In which sentence is the underlined verb in the passive voice? a. The rock group is giving the concert just one more time. b. By then the rock group was already giving the concert. c.The rock group will have given the concert by then. d. The rock concert

    asked by Samii on November 30, 2015
  61. business

    Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you describe the use of statistics within your workplace or a company with which you are familiar. Address the following questions in your paper: • How are statistics used in your workplace? • What is one

    asked by angela on June 5, 2011
  62. English

    what is passive voice

    asked by Anonymous on February 20, 2017
  63. English

    Passive voice to active voice . Over the past several decades, numerous Christmas advertisements have been created by the Coca-Cola company, depicting a jolly, red-suited Santa Claus holding a Coca-Cola bottle.

    asked by Nabela on October 28, 2017
  64. English

    1. He speaks well of Tom. 2. Tom is spoken well of by him. 3. Tom is well spoken of by him. (Which one is the active voice of #1?) 4. She took care of the baby. 5. The baby was taken care of by her. 6. Care was taken of the baby by her. (#5 is the passive

    asked by rfvv on December 11, 2009
  65. business

    What are some of the best practices or etiquette that should be followed when writing business e-mails. How is the Web affecting the way business is conducted? Are there changes in business practices that apply to a virtual company?

    asked by rose on June 7, 2010
  66. writting skills part 2

    which of the following sentences is written in the passive voice?

    asked by cali on November 15, 2013
  67. english

    Change into passive voice? why did you tell a lie

    asked by Anonymous on October 11, 2015
  68. english

    Change the voice into avtive and passive

    asked by niketa katare on February 13, 2017
  69. English

    Change passive voice into active

    asked by Mary on June 6, 2016
  70. com- 425

    How can we measure the impact good communication and poor communication have in our business

    asked by meshelle on April 3, 2010
  71. English

    passive to active voice ,he will send me a pen by him

    asked by tanvir on May 23, 2015
  72. grammar

    What is meant by passive voice? explain it with best examples.

    asked by Sofia on May 8, 2008
  73. literature

    what are some active and passive voice verb example sentences

    asked by jess on October 8, 2009
  74. English

    Passive voice to active voice .Can someone check to see if these are done right? 1. Although a part of the original formula invented by Dr. John S. Pemberton, coca leaves have not been used by the company to make coca-cola since around 1905. Dr.John S.

    asked by Nabela on October 28, 2017
  75. English

    1. I will open the door. 2. The door will be opened by me. 3. The door shall be opened by me. (Which one is the passive voice of #1?) 4. He will finish the homework this evening. 5. The homework will be finished this evening by him. 6. The homework will be

    asked by rfvv on December 10, 2009
  76. Grammar

    11. Costumes were created by the cast members. Passive voice

    asked by TiffanyJ on November 29, 2010
  77. ENGLISH - GRAMMAR

    Prizes were awarded to the winners :active or passive voice

    asked by sk sharma on March 2, 2015
  78. english language

    Put iron expand when it is heated in the passive voice

    asked by Anonymous on January 9, 2016
  79. English

    1. Which of these statements is written using passive voice? A. I went to the store because it was having a sale. B. It was said that the store had a good sale. C. The store was advertising a good sale. D. A sale at the store led me there. ** 2. Which of

    asked by T on March 4, 2018
  80. English

    Change passive voice sentences to active voice sentences. The “Open Happiness” message, the 2009 Coca-Cola marketing campaign, was seen in stores, on billboards, and in television and print advertisements along with digital and music

    asked by Nabela on October 28, 2017
  81. English

    Change this sentence into passive voice 1 we compelled the enemy to surrender

    asked by Anonymous on January 30, 2018
  82. English

    Change the sentence into the passive voice the boys dag of the garden

    asked by Anonymous on May 8, 2016
  83. english

    "we finished the homework very fast". how to convert this sentence into a passive voice?

    asked by shakthikomal on August 19, 2015
  84. parts of speech

    Is this good for passive voice? The president was trying to develop his country's economy.

    asked by susan on August 3, 2009
  85. english

    CHANGE TO PASSIVE VOICE;MY SISTER SPEAKS THREE DIFFERENT LANGUAGES QUITE FLUENTLY

    asked by Anonymous on April 4, 2013
  86. record ways you would organize information for inf

    Although all business communication shares some common characteristics, differences do exist among informative, positive, negative, and persuasive messages. For example, in order to elicit the most favorable response, it is important to determine how to

    asked by Shimika allicock on August 26, 2007
  87. english(business writing)

    Identify a problem at work or organization to which you belong. Conduct research that would help your workplace or organization solve this problem, or attend some relevant training or workshop that would provide you with such information. Can you give me

    asked by Sardar on July 27, 2007
  88. English

    1. He has written this novel in easy English. (active) 2. This novel is written in easy English. (passive) 3. This novel has been written in easy English.(passive) 4. He has lost his pen.(active) 5. His pen has been lost by him.(passive) 6. His pen is

    asked by rfvv on November 21, 2016
  89. Research

    300-word summary of your business research process by describing the business research proposal from your experience in the workplace or in an article you find through the University Library

    asked by Ruby on August 27, 2012
  90. Conflict Management

    Name at least 3 Passive aggressive groups and behaviors in society I was thinking the KKK, Civil Rights Movement, and disgruntled workers in the workplace. Any other thoughts would be greatly appreciated! Thanks :)

    asked by Beth on February 21, 2010
  91. Finance

    In 2008, Glenda had a $97,000 loss on a passive activity. None of the loss is attributable to AMT adjustments or preferences. She has no other passive activities. Which of the following statements is correct? a. In 2008, Glenda can deduct $97,000 for

    asked by Heather on May 13, 2010
  92. englishhow

    how the given sentence could be transformed into passive voice : whom the police held guilty of forgery ?

    asked by R S Telagathoty on June 18, 2012
  93. Urdu

    Kafron say kya murad hai Does he beat the Dog? In passive voice

    asked by Urdu on July 6, 2017
  94. English

    The delivery will have arrived by next Sunday. is this an example of future perfect tense or an example of passive voice? or both?

    asked by Ctonne on March 9, 2012
  95. english

    What is the topic sentence I think it is sentence 3 please let me know if you think it is as well Voice mail is usually part of your firm’s phone system. It is a way to digitally record messages, and it allows “random access” so you can skip, delete,

    asked by michelle on October 19, 2008
  96. social studies

    Children whose parents encourage them to use gestures in their development of communication: A)ave difficulty mastering a large vocabulary. B)have better comprehension. C)are frustrated in their communication. D) watch people's gestures more than they

    asked by missy on October 10, 2011
  97. english

    A transitive verb with a direct object is in the ___ voice. a.active. b.passive. c.subjunctive.

    asked by derek on January 3, 2011
  98. communications

    I have to write about if I think smell should be a non-verbal communication. This is my into and I have some notes, but that's it. I don't know hat else to put and I know it's not enough. Smell communication appears to be unrelated to non-verbal

    asked by amene on April 4, 2010
  99. Business

    Price Action on ebay are an example of a. e-business b. information c. entertainment d. communication I have a. e-business please help me

    asked by Patricia on July 2, 2015
  100. Business

    Price auction on ebay are an exampke of a. e-business B. Information C. Entertainment D. Communication my answer is a. e-business Please help me

    asked by Julie on February 12, 2016