Tag: passive voice

Editing Myth #4: Passive Voice Should Be Eradicated

Posted March 19, 2013 by Amanda Shofner in Editing
Editing Myth #4: Passive Voice Should Be Eradicated

Passive voice and I got well acquainted while I was in grad school. It’s not just that it was often used in textbooks and the articles we read, though that is certainly where I saw the most passive constructions. During a semester of teaching advanced grammar, I actually taught it. And that’s why I’m baffled by […]