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Changing active to passive

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Profit which is earned by a listed company on the stock exchange may be utilised in two different ways. The company may pay dividends to stockholders or may reinvest the profit . Both choices are related to each other and need to be based on what is called the dividend policy.

Change each example below to the passive form.

  1. The company may pay dividends...
  2. The company may reinvest the profit...
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