Translation of passive in Setswana

passive

go sa lwantshe sengwe

adjective

  • 1

    go sa lwantshe sengwe
    • not resisting or fighting against something
  • 2

    go nna sedirwa
    • acted upon and not active
  • 3

    fa sediri e nna sedirwa
    ‘was hit’
    Compare active
    • (said about a form of a verb) used when the subject of the sentence receives the action, e.g. was hit in 'She was hit on the head'