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Can I use passive with intransitive verbs?
For example, Jan traveled to US last month.
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Good question, as using intransative verbs in the passive voice is a rather precarious business, all depending how it sounds in its final form.
For instance your sentence can be written in the passive voice as follows:
A travel the the USA has been undertaken by Jan to settle some urgent matters.
Although the sentence in the passive voice is grmmatically sound, it needs a lot of additional phrases + using a suitable main verb to make the sentence fully logical.
This kind of sentences are very rarely used in speech as they sound a bit awkward, so it is as a rule accepted that most intransative verbs should not be used in the passive voice.
This is what I think of intransative verbs, perhaps other readers may have a better information on this issue and will be ready to share with us their knowledge.
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