logging in or signing up VERBS-Subjunctive Mood, Active Voice, Passive Voice janabielecki Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 766 Category: Education License: Some Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: May 18, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript VERBS: VERBS Active Voice, Passive Voice, and Subjunctive MoodPowerPoint Presentation: Subjunctive Mood to express things we know are impossible (“what if” scenarios) or to make demands verbs may look wrong because this does not use the -s in the third person singularPowerPoint Presentation: Subjunctive Mood often used after: if wish verb + that demand that ask that require that suggest that request that it is necessary that insist that it is important thatPowerPoint Presentation: Subjunctive Mood Examples: The robber demanded that she open the safe. Mrs. Jones suggested that he whisper when in the library. It is important that he notify the employees about the new regulations . If I were a millionaire, I’d be happy. Don’t you wish Megan Fox were your girlfriend?PowerPoint Presentation: Active and Passive Voices active voice = subject performs the action: Jeremy beat the eggs with a fork.PowerPoint Presentation: Active and Passive Voices passive voice = subject receives the action: The eggs were beaten with a fork by Jerry.PowerPoint Presentation: Active and Passive Voices HINT: The passive voice often uses the preposition “by .” The eggs were beaten with a fork by Jerry.PowerPoint Presentation: Use the passive voice ONLY when: a. you don’t know who did the action b. you don’t want to point a finger at the culprit President Kennedy was shot in Dallas today. The toilet seat was left up. Active and Passive VoicesHow might you improve the following sentence?: The decision that was reached by the committee was to postpone the vote. Purdue University Writing Lab How might you improve the following sentence? Better: The committee reached the decision to postpone the vote. Best: The committee decided to postpone the vote. HINT: Simplify!How might you improve the following sentence?: Purdue University Writing Lab How might you improve the following sentence? The disk drive of the computer was damaged by the electrical surge. Better: The electrical surge damaged the disk drive of the computer. Best: The electrical surge damaged the computer's disk drive. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.