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The passive voice cannot always be avoided (nor should it be).
In the process, his home could become almost as green as those pricey “passive houses” the Europeans build.
Most jellyfish are passive; they drift up and down in the water column, or are pulled to and fro by the tides and winds.
There are two kinds: passive and powered.
Nothing so aggravates an earnest person as a passive resistance.
We are anything but passive.
To their detractors, this passive style of investing offers nothing more than “guaranteed mediocrity”.
Enemies are passive, forcing you to chase them around maps and behind obstacles.
We have a lot of passive students here.
The gesture was not passive, it was active.

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