can I use "on" instead of for passive sentences for exampleon a donné de l'argent ( money was given to us)I wish your helps
Take a look at this Kwiziq lesson on the passive voice and in particular when you cannot use it in French.
The verbs 'donner' and 'offrir' are not used as in English 'we were given' and you would have to say -
On nous a offert/donné un ordinateur = We have been given a computer
but you could say-
Un ordinateur nous a été donné = A computer was given to us
Hope this helps!
Yes, you can (note, however, that you need the proper form of être to form the passive voice):
On a été donnés de l'argent. -- We were given money.
However, I suspect that this construction may sound a bit stilted to French ears. One would probably avoid the passive construction at all and say: on nous a donné de l'argent.
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