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Put the followin into the passive:

9. The author has written a special edition for children.

My answer:

9. A special edition for children has been written by author.

Should I use THE after BY?

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    "author" is a singular countable noun. So, it can't be used without an article.The author is specific here. For this reason you have to use the definite article.

    Yes, you should use the word "the."

     

    Yes, you need "the". It was in the original sentence.

    Sure.

    A special edition for children has been written by the author.

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