Turkish 122 - The passive voice

QuestionAnswer
defendantLAW
noun
sanık
to be found
VERB - intransitive, passive
bulunmak
The defendant was found guilty.
sentence
Sanık suçlu bulundu.
abandonment
noun
terk
to abandon, to leave, to desert
VERB - transitive, non-causativeVERB - accusative
terketmek
experiment
noun
deney
experience
noun
deneyim
to experience
VERB - transitive, non-causativeVERB - accusative
deneyimlemek
to be experienced
VERB - intransitive, passive
deneyimlenmek
In general new things are experienced in university.
sentence
Genellikle üniversitede yeni şeyler deneyimlenir.
to be done; to be made
VERB - intransitive, passive
yapılmak
That's how we do it. [Lit.] This work is done this way.
sentence
Bu iş böyle yapılır.
since
postposition
beri
to be ruled
VERB - intransitive, passiveVERB - ablative
yönetilmek
The Netherlands
noun
Hollanda
The Netherlands is being governed with democracy since 1848.
sentence
Hollanda 1848'den beri demokrasi ile yönetiliyor.
to be voted
VERB - intransitive, passive
oy verilmek
We vote on election day. [Lit.] On election day is voted.
sentence
Seçim günü oy verilir.

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