1. Several of his paintings hang in the gallery.
為何不是寫成 "Several of his paintings are hung in the gallery."?
2. At that time you could hang for stealing.
為何不是寫成 "At that time you could be hanged for stealing."?
3. There were several expensive suits hanging in the wardrobe.
為何不是寫成 "There were several expensive suits hung in the wardrobe."?
- PONYLv 79 年前最佳解答
a. 主動語態：N+hang+adv/prep. (adv. Phrase) Rows of bright paper banners hang from the rafters. For light, a naked bulb hangs from the ceiling.Three oil lamps hanging from the ceiling swayed and smoked.Ken looks up at the sign hanging from the rearview mirror, which reads: IT'S BEEN MONDAY ALL WEEK. (下列三句也是主動語態，延伸變化成的分詞構句)
There's a hooded lamp hanging over the center of the tableThere was a mirror hanging above the desk in the corner.There were a sign hanging from the tunnel. b. 被動語態N+be+hung+adv/prep. (adv. Phrase) If Hillary wins in 2008, this pioneering picture will be hung in the White House waiting room.
The paintings will be hung in the gallery on the first floor.
These sugary, sweet fakes will then be hung in the trees around the perimeter of orchards to attract the flies.
Flyers announcing the Group and its purpose were hung in the Center's waiting room.
A giant poster of her was hung from the city hall in Rome . 綜合以上，檢驗原句：
1. Several of his paintings hang in the gallery. (主動) (正確；且使用頻率高)
為何不是寫成 "Several of his paintings are hung in the gallery."? (被動) (正確；但使用頻率低)
3. There were several expensive suits hanging in the wardrobe. (主動分詞構句) (正確)
為何不是寫成 "There were several expensive suits hung in the wardrobe."? (不正確；因英美人士沒有這樣的用法) B. hang指 「絞、吊死」時；因犯罪而被「絞、吊死」就用「被動」語態，只有「自己上吊」才用 hang oneself的「主動」語態。 (指此意時，英式英文動詞三態hang, hanged, hanged; 美式英文動詞三態hang, hung, hung) 例： He was hanged for murder.
They were hanged for their crimes.
Kevin hanged himself in his prison cell.
2. At that time you could hang for stealing. (錯誤) 應改為
At that time you could be hanged for stealing. (正確；因為是被吊死的) (即如同所列另一原句)參考資料： americancorpus + 個人
- rhodyLv 79 年前