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Subject: Passive Voice and Children
Question: How old are children when they begin to comprehend passive verbs? Specifically, when are they able to correctly parse the relation between actors and verbs so that, given the sentence ''The lion was being chased by the tiger,'' they know that the tiger was doing the chasing?

From: Bex Millard
Date: 05-Apr-2014
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  1. Re: Passive Voice and Children    Susan D Fischer     (06-Apr-2014)
  2. Re: Passive Voice and Children    James L Fidelholtz     (24-Jun-2014)
  3. Re: Passive Voice and Children    Madalena Cruz-Ferreira     (09-Apr-2014)

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