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Hektor6766 wrote:I noticed you used 投獄された. Would 投獄させられた be appropriate?
Now, you must be aware of the difference between 彼は投獄させられた and 彼は投獄された．
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I had suspected that it was the shortened form of the causative-passive, and I finally confirmed that at Tae Kim's (who's method to think, insofar as one can, as a native speaker of a language might I heartily endorse incidentally) website. The keys are to stay attentive to the final verb form and not to be intimidated but follow the particles to their functional conclusion.
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