佳錠
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佳錠 asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

英文文法 句子改寫

Abstract Noun Phrase as Subject

1. Bob was very ambitious to get ahead.

This was the subject of much discussion.

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Abstract Noun Phrase as Object of Verb

2. John was unexpectedly dismissed by his company.

The union committee is investigating this.

A:

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  • Kevin
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    1. Abstract Noun Phrase as Subject

    Bob was very ambitious to get ahead.

    This was the subject of much discussion.

    Bob's being very ambitious to get ahead was the subject of much discussion.

    2. Abstract Noun Phrase as Object of Verb

    John was unexpectedly dismissed by his company.

    The union committee is investigating this.

    The union committee is investigating John's being unexpectedly dismissed by his company.

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