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Identify the sentence with correct pronoun-antecedent agreement. a) Anyone can leave whenever he choose. b) Anyone can leave whenever she choose. c) Anyone can leave whenever he or she chooses. d) Anyone can leave whenever they choose.
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Identify the sentence that uses pronouns correctly. a) They invited he and I to go camping. b) They invited she and I to go camping. c) They invited him and me to go camping. d) They invited she and him to go camping.
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Identify the sentence that uses the correct verb tense or tenses. a) We was just leaving. b) We is just leaving. c) We were just leaving. d) We just been leaving.
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Identify the sentence using active voice. a) Is John treating you well? b) Are you being treated well by John? c) Treating well by John. d) Are being treated well by John?
Weegy: Writing in the active voice means constructing sentences where the subject “acts”: I threw the ball. You are making too much noise. Ben will eat popcorn and watch a movie tomorrow evening. In each of these sentences, the subject (I, [ You and Ben respectively) performs the action of the verb (threw, making, will watch). The sentences are punchy, direct and make it clear who’s doing what. Writing in the passive voice means constructing sentences where the subject is “passive” – acted upon, rather than agents of action. For many forms of writing, this can create an undesired effect: sentences often become confusing or simply dull. The ball was thrown by me. Too much noise is being made by you. Tomorrow evening, popcorn will be eaten and a movie will be watched by Ben. In each of these sentences, the subject (“the ball”, “too much noise”, “popcorn” and “a movie”) is being acted upon by the verb. With sentences written in this way, we can even eliminate the agent who is performing this action: The ball was thrown. Too much noise is being made. Tomorrow evening, popcorn will be eaten and a movie will be watched. These are all perfectly correct sentences, but the reader has the sense that something is missing. Who threw the ball? Who or what is making too much noise? And surely someone’s going to watch that movie and eat that popcorn? Why is the Active Voice So Important? If you’ve ever had a go at creative writing, you’ll probably have come across the advice to always write in the active voice. This is a good rule of thumb for most pieces of fiction: sentences in the active voice have energy and directness, both of which will keep your reader turning the pages! Sentences written in the active voice are also less wordy than those in the passive voice – and cutting unnecessary words always improves a piece of writing, whether it’s fiction or non-fiction. Students writing academic essays can sometimes tie themselves in ... (More)
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The sentence using active voice is:
a) Is John treating you well?

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