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Help me for give the reason why that question are correct. Help me for solve this problem.

1. The door is locked in the evening.
2. My diamond is always kept in a safe place.

The question is we must indicate if the sentence are correct or incorred.
And, I answered all the question is Incorrect. But, in the key of answer the question is correct. 

Can you give me the reason why that question correct ?
Mar 22, 2018 4:33 PM
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The sentences are about a door and a diamond, however the door and the diamond don't do anything -- they passively receive the action. You can look up "passive voice" for more information.
March 22, 2018

Was this in reference to a story or just the sentences as they are presented here? If it is the latter, the only components a sentence truly needs to be correct in English, is a Noun and a Verb.

"The door is locked." This is a proper sentence, Door = noun, locked = verb. Locking it in the evening is just adding more detail, but still a sentence. The same applies to the next sentence, with Diamond = noun, and kept = verb.

Does this help?

March 22, 2018

I am not sure what "V3" is. For this sentence, "is" is a preposition that binds the noun (door) to the action (locked). If you remove "is", then the sentence becomes disconnected.

"The door locked in the evening." - Here it sounds as if the door locks itself, which (unless this is a fantasy novel or a new digital system), we all know to be untrue.

March 22, 2018
Thank you for helping me :)
That is just a sentence. I still confused why "is" in that sentence with V3? 
That reason why I choice incorrect answer. The problem for me why to be in the sentence using V3? 
Can you explain it again to me ? :)
March 22, 2018
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