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Omission of Subject or Verb.


The Subject of the Verb is sometimes omitted: -

a. A Personal pronoun, as Subject, is usually omitted unless emphatic: -

b. An indefinite subject is often omitted: - crederes, you would have supposed; putamus, we (people) think; dicunt, ferunt, perhibent, they say.

c. A passive verb is often used impersonally without a subject expressed or understood (§208. d): -