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To better understand passive voice, we should compare it to active voice and see how the two differ.

In active voice, the subject performs the action expressed in the verb:

  • John (the subject) ate nine doughnuts this morning.
  • I (the subject) wrote the 25-page essay last…

30 years ago today, The Breakfast Club met for detention.

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Stanley Two Cheese.

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Yesterday there was some big news in the world of physics - scientists detected evidence of “cosmic inflation” - the first exciting moments of the Big Bang. 

Cosmic inflation was first described by Andrei Linde and his colleagues in 1983. The new evidence — called the “Holy Grail” and “missing link” of cosmology” —vindicates Linde’s work. Stanford University shared this video of Linde hearing the news:

Chao-Lin Kuo, one of the physicists behind the new discovery, surprised Linde at his home.

"Renata [Linde’s wife] tells me, ‘It’s probably a delivery - did you order anything?’" Linde said. "Yeah — I ordered it 30 years ago and it finally arrived."


what a time to be alive

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Who ordered a Corgi Wrap? :)

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