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Weekly exercise L54_1


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- Their brains produce an error signal.

An error signal is produced by their brains.

- This error signal could push us to change behavior.

We could be pushed to change behavior by this error signal.

- The researcher examined two brain areas.

Two brain areas were examined by the researcher.

- A child often makes this mistake.

This mistake is often made by a child.

- Scientists have asked people to judge the attractiveness of women's faces.

People have been asked to judge the attractiveness of women's faces by scientists.

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People have been asked by scientists to judge the attractiveness of women's faces.

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To judge the attractiveness of women's faces has been asked to people by scientists.

- Atheists are following believers.

Believers are being followed by atheists.

- Vodafone sells millions of phones each year.

Millions of phones are sold by Vodafone each year.

- Customers often chose the cheapest phones.

The cheapest phones were often chosen by customers.

Attention à la forme du verbe "chose" = passé, "choose(s)" = présent.

- The company has offered brilliant contracts.

Brilliant contracts have been offered by the company.

- Software developers will appreciate a special development platform.

A special development platform will be appreciated by software developers.

Remarquez que lorsque le sujet de la phrase active est un pronom, il disparaît généralement à la voix passive.