Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Active: from the perspective of an agent. The passive form of the corresponding verb does not lead to a change in the meaning of the verb.
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active / passive / Geach: Incorrect alignment with transitive / intransitive - but transitive: see, know, love: quite different from intransitive, indicating that something has been changed
I 90
active / passive / Geach: "Smith shaving Smith": big difference: to shave Smith or be shaved by him -

Gea I
P.T. Geach
Logic Matters Oxford 1972

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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-05-24