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What is the difference between active vs. passive voice?
For active voice, the subject in the sentence performs the action indicated; as for passive voice, the subject receives the action. For example, (active) John threw the ball; (passive) The ball was thrown by John.
Name three writers associated with the Beat Generation:
Jack Kerouac, William S. Borroughs, and Allen Ginsberg.
In writing, what is an appositive?
An appositive is a noun or noun phrase that renames a nearby noun. For example: The novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude, was written by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.