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1) The book is too long to read in one day; 2) The book is too long to be read in one day. Could you please explain to me why the sentence 1 is correct? Is there a special grammar rule?
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Pajal7 profile picture Pajal7March 2019
I would say both are correct. However, there is no doubt at all in my mind that #1 is more common. I would advise you use #1 in most contexts.
Hassan2009 profile picture Hassan2009July 2019
both are correct