E-prime

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E-prime

(ē′prīm′)
n.
A style of speaking or writing English that avoids all forms of the verb be.
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We will disobey!" But at the moment he was about to adopt this plan, he saw the officers around him reading similar orders, which the passive agent of the thoughts of that infernal Colbert had distributed to them.
While, to make the fatality complete, Agnes herself had innocently provided the conspirators with the one man who was fitted to be the passive agent of their crime.
Within the perspective of repressive temporality a child is seen as flexible, that is to say, as a passive agent of formation.
whites are fleeing the underfunded and overcrowded two-year and four-year open-access colleges for the nation's top 500 universities." He also states that "our racially stratified postsecondary education system serves as a passive agent that mimics and magnifies the race-based inequities it inherits from the K-I2 education system and projects them into the labor market." He says that we must also acknowledge the inherent limits of affirmative action as we know it.
(a.ipass.) Yanimal NOM is milked (a.iipass.) Zsubstance NOM is obtained [by milking] Kulikov observes that, theoretically, the (a.iipass.) might be viewed as the passive equivalent of pattern b, Zsubstance(milk etc.) is given (by a cow), but notes that "constructions with an overtly expressed passive agent are not attested for pattern a.iipass," and observes that if a.iipass were the passive of pattern b, "both active and middle forms would be employed transitively, but would differ with respect to the type of subject (milker vs.
" We have no doubt in our mind that such crimes, preceded by pederasty, are extremely brutal and revolting and shock the moral fiber of the society, especially when the passive agent is a minor", a bench headed by justice K.
First, Palancar (2001, 2002) suggests that the path from Instrument to Passive Agent is not direct but always mediated by Cause.
Instead, each environment component is represented by a passive agent that will not initiate an interaction with other agents.
Faith is something done for us and within us by the Spirit of God, but the believer is not a passive agent. Faith does not save, but it is the means through which God grants salvation.
The Passive Agent model (PA) is used to specify entities which do not have behaviours.
For instance, a coach that is aggressive in style and is delivering to a passive agent must recognize this and modify his/her delivery to the agent to optimize effectiveness.
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