Passive Voice with By/With - Usages, Examples | English

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20-1-2017

By And With | In English


By In Grammar :


  • We Use By To Introduce Agent / doer
  • Ex: The letter was written by me
  • So In this Example me is Agent / doer
  • Now you will ask what does it mean by Agent?
  • Agent Means The person

With In Grammar:


  • We Use With To Show Instrument , Material , Ingredient
  • I know you are confused so let me clear your confusion with this example
  • Ex: He was killed with a knife
  • So as you can see in this example we have used With instead of by
  • Because we use With to show from which thing any action was done
  • In this Example With is telling us that the action Means Kiling was done with a knife

BY With

Examples

Examples

1 - The letter was written by me He was killed with a knife
2 - She was killed by him The room was filled with smoke
3 - A Food is cooked by me Engine was opened with screw driver
3 - Car was repaired by her The gap was filled with Cement
4 - Car was repaired by her Engine is started with petrol
5 - She was taught by him Cake is made with flour
6 - It was started by me Food is cooked with oil


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