Active To Passive
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Passive Voice Facts
3rd forms
Complete the sentence

100

Adam has eaten 4 kilos of bigos.

4 kilos of bigos have been eaten by Adam.

100

Paola was going to be attacked by Paulina.

Paulina was going to attack Paola.

100

The passive voice can be used if you don't know or it's unimportant who performed the action described in the sentence.

Correct.

100

cut

cut

100

Only cool people _________ (attend) the lesson today. 

Only cool people are attending the lesson today.

200

Tom should tell us a joke every lesson

We should be told a joke by Tom every lesson .  

200

I wouldn't be surprised if Anna L was kidnapped by aliens.

I wouldn't be surprised if aliens kidnapped Anna L.

200

Any active voice sentence can be changed to passive voice

Absolutely not!

She is a student


200

feed

fed

200

Before the lesson started, Julia __________ (write) "Julia was here" on the toilet door.

Before the lesson started, Julia had written "Julia was here" on the toilet door.

300

Many people believe that Damian is a secret agent.

It is believed (by many people) (that) Damian is a secret agent.

300

Ewelina's homework must have been copied by Agnieszka.

Agnieszka must have copied Ewelina's homework.

300

Passive voice can be used in any tense

In theory, yes; however, it's very rare to use it in present perfect continuous and past perfect continuous. It's too difficult to say.

300

mistake

mistaken

300

Hours and hours __________ (must, spend) by Anna S on her homework.


Hours and hours must have been spent by Anna S on her homework.

400

Seven dwarves had been following Kacper on his way to British Council today.

Kacper had been being followed by seven dwarves on his way to British Council today.

400

Agnieszka was supposed to have been trained how to fish by the Queen

The Queen was supposed to have trained Agnieszka how to fish. 

400

We cannot ever use "let" in passive voice

False

If 'let' is part of a phrase

Ex. I have been let go. He wasn't let in. The room's being let out. The dog will be let free.


 


400

blind

blinded

400

Kacper ___________ (think about) by Donald Trump right at this moment! 

Kacper is being thought about by Donald Trump right at this moment!

500

On Christmas Day, millions of people will be having arguments with their family about Brexit in the UK.

On Christmas Day, arguments will be being had by millions of people with their family about Brexit in the UK.

500

Sacha was made to dance by his wife at the party. 

His wife made Sacha dance at the party.

500

Passive Voice was invented in the 14th century by Sir Arthur Passive in the book "The Reformation of English".

Seriously?

500

bear

born

500

My day ________________ (be) a disaster so far. 

My day has been a disaster so far.