ERIC Number: EJ232356
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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On Analysing and Teaching the English Passive.
Redden, James E.
SPEAQ Journal, v3 n3-4 p101-11 1979
Analyses the syntactical, semantic, and stylistic characteristics of English passive constructions and stresses the frequency of their occurrence in scientific and technical English. Recommends that for adequate mastery of this special purpose dialect, teachers make students consciously aware of these grammatical structures and of their usage. (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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