Verbs which cannot be used
in the passive



Verbs which cannot be used in the passive :



Not all verbs have passive forms. Some transitive verbs cannot be used in the passive, at least in certain of their meanings.

1. They have a nice house.
2. I was having a bath.
3. My shoes don't fit me.
4. Sita resembles a Hindu Goddess.
5. Your wife lacks tact.

Note : These verbs cannot have passive forms, though they have objects.

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