The ACT, SAT, GMAT, GRE, and other standardized tests often include questions assessing the students’ knowledge of the correct usage of the word “being.” Most of the time, the answer choices including “being” are incorrect because they indicate writing that is in Passive Voice. However, there are a few notable exceptions to this rule. Use this guide to better understand these exceptions.

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