Hi all,

"I've been working over this project for about a year already..."

How can I say it in passive voice?

This project has been................

Is this form often used in English?

Thanks in advance.
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"I've been working on this project for about a year already..."

"On" is more often used than over.

This project has been something I have been working on for nearly a year.

Is this form often used in English?

It is used, yes. However, most editors will insist on using a present tense.
KedraHow can I say it in passive voice?
This project has been...
Hi,

Or: This project has been prepared by me for nearly a year.

Regards
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Hi,
Or: This project has been prepared by me for nearly a year.
Regards

I read this and felt as if the project has been prepared (finished) by her for nearly a year.

John
JohnParisI read this and felt as if the project has been prepared (finished) by her for nearly a year.
Hi,

This word (prepare) can be used in different senses. It sounds fine to me, then. Emotion: smile

Regards
Hi,

"I've been working over this project for about a year already..." (working on is more natural)

How can I say it in passive voice?

This project has been..

I have been working on this project for about a year already.

This is Present Perfect Continuous (Active)

This project has been being worked on by me for about a year already.

This is Present Perfect Continuous (Passive)

Is this form often used in English?

No. It seems convoluted, and the sound of 'been being' is a little odd to most people.

It is often reduced to eg This project has been worked on . . .

In some contexts, 'getting' is used instead of 'being',

eg He's been getting arrested for most of his life.

Clive
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KedraHi all, "I've been working over this project for about a year already..." How can I say it in passive voice? This project has been.. Is this form often used in English? Thanks in advance.
This is one of those sentences that doesn't work well in the passive.

The proper form would be "This project has been being worked on ..." -- you can see how awkward this is.

If for some reason you want to make the project the subject, you can recast, but it won't be a true passive version of your original sentence.

This project has been in progress for a year now.

This project has been a year in the making already.

Or something else entirely, like:

It's been a year already that this project has been in the works.
That will teach me to take a phone call between starting a response and finishing it. Sorry to be redundant.
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