Using the passive voice to change the focus of the sentence
Notice how the focus changes from the 'doers' to 'the action' or to 'other participants' in the sentence when the passive voice is used; for example:
Nursing staff the handwashing practices of staff during rostered shifts.
The handwashing practices of staff by nursing staff during rostered shifts.
Restructure these sentences into the passive form. Click and drag the options provided to form your passive sentence. There are more options provided than you will need in order to properly construct your sentences.
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