LINGUISTICS & CULTURE
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Hello. I'm studying english by myself with the book 'Practical English Usage'.
The author says that possessive nouns or pronouns cannot become passive subjects, but in the same book I saw the phrase: 'Her sister was given the car'. This phrase sounded a little strange for me and I think it contradicts the previous statement.
Can someone explain to me if there is any contradiction? Does the phrase 'Her sister was given the car' sound correct?
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