It is said that…………He is said to
It is said that……….He is said to.
- It is said that he is a good man. (OR) He is said to be a good man.
- It is said that Taj Mahal is more than 400 years old. (OR) Taj Mahal is said to be more than 400 years old.
- It is expected that the strike will be settled soon.(OR) The strike is expected to be settled soon.
You can use these structures with a number of other verbs as:
Understood, known, believed, alleged, reported, thought, expected, considered, observed etc.
- He is understood to have submitted the resignation letter.
- It is alleged that he committed the crime.
- Dr.Jo Joseph is known to be the best Cardiologist.
- Two people are reported to have been injured in the accident.
- Ginger juice is considered to be the best medicine for stomach ache.
- It is believed that the summer wind from north brings in diseases.