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Rev. A. E. Chenoweth, of the same mission, says:
aThe following will illustrate both the use of the passive voice and the genitive case:
a aAnd they reasoned with themselves, saying, If we shall say from heaven; he will say, Why thenr did ye not believe him?a (Mark xi, 31.) The Tagalog reads, aAt camilang pinagbubulay-bulay sa camilang sarili na sina-sabi; Cung sabihin nating mula sa langit, ay sasabihin Baquit, nga hindi ninyo siya pinanampalatayahan ?a The literal translation of this is, aAnd of them was reasoned with themselves and was said, If to be said of us, from heaven, will be said (of him), Why, then not of you he was believed ?a a
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