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

100

Bart has eaten 4 kilos of bigos.

4 kilos of bigos have been eaten by Bart.

100

Klaudia was going to be attacked by Ewa.

Ewa was going to attack Klaudia.

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. 

8 cool people are attending the lesson today.

200

Loretta should tell us a joke every lesson

We should be told a joke by Loretta every lesson .  

200

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

I wouldn't be surprised if aliens kidnapped Karolina.

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, Sylwia __________ (write) "Sylwia was here" on the toilet door.

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

300

Many people believe that Zosia is a secret agent.

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

300

Dominik's homework must have been copied by Maria.

Maria must have copied Dominik'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 Maria on her homework.


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

400

Seven dwarves had been following Paulina on her way to British Council today.

Paulina had been being followed by seven dwarves on her way to British Council today.

400

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

The Queen was supposed to have trained Wiktor 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

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

Marek 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. 

My day has been a disaster.