Passives: Object complements

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After some verbs the direct object can be followed by an object complement - a noun or adjective which describes or classifies the object.

When these clauses are made passive, these objects complements become subject complements; they come after the verb.

See also

Active and passive voice
Choice of passive structures
Passive verb forms
Verbs not used in the passive
Passives: agents
Passives: verbs with two objects
Passives: sentences with infinitive and clause objects
Passives: verbs with object and infinitive
Passives: object complements