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275. When a transitive verb is changed from the Active to the Passive voice, the Direct Object becomes the Subject and is put in the Nominative case:—
  1. Active: pater fīlium vocat, the father calls his son.
  2. Passive: fīlius ā patre vocātur, the son is called by his father.
  3. Active: lūnam et stellās vidēmus, we see the moon and the stars.
  4. Passive: lūna et stellae videntur, the moon and stars are seen (appear).

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