True / False
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Multiple Choice
Transform into active
Transform into passive
100

Sherlock Holmes resolvió el caso.

1. Translate the following sentence into English.
2. Transform it into passive voice.

Sherlock Holmes solved the case.

The case was solved by Sherlock Holmes.

100

Spanish ___________ in Colombia (speak)

Spanish is spoken in Colombia

100

Active: People speak Portuguese in Brazil.

Passive: Portuguese ___________ in Brazil.

A) is speak

B) is spoke

C) is spoken

C) is spoken

100

A difficult question was asked by a girl

A girl asked a difficult question

100

He helped us

We were helped by him

200

In a passive sentence, the one performing the action can be either included or omitted.

For example:
Dynamite was invented in 1867.
Dynamite was invented by Alfred Nobel in 1867.

True

200

Lots of houses _____________ because of the hurricane (destroy)

Lots of houses were destroyed because of the hurricane

200

Active: The staff cleans all the hotel rooms daily.

Passive: The hotel rooms _________ daily.

A) are clean

B) are cleaned

C) is cleaned

B) are cleaned

200

The keys were lost by him yesterday

He lost his keys yesterday

200

Sam repaired the radio last week

The radio was repaired by Sam last week

300

"The bus driver was hurt" is a sentence in present passive voice.

False

past passive voice

300

Wine ___________ in England

Wine is produced in England

300

Active: We update the company website frequently.

Passive: The company website ___________ frequently.

A) are updated

B) is updated

C) was updated

B) is updated
300

An award-winning novel was written by her. 


She wrote an award-winning novel. 

300

Peter builds houses

Houses are built by Peter

400

"Alex wrote the essay on Alzheimer's." is a sentence in past passive voice.

False

The essay on Alzheimer´s was written by Alex.

400

____________ bananas _____________ in your country? (grow)

Are bananas grown in your country?

400

Active: People see this beach as the most beautiful in the country.

Passive: This beach __________ as the most beautiful in the country.

A) is seen

B) is saw

C) is see

A) is seen

400

A story was written by her

She wrote a story

400

I clean the house every Saturday

The house is cleaned every Saturday

500

"Was the letter written by her?" is a sentence in the ________________ voice.

past simple passive


500

______________ "One Hundred Years of Solitude" _______________ by Gabriel García Márquez?

 Was "One Hundred Years of Solitude" written by Gabriel García Márquez?

500

Active: Somebody ships the products via express mail.

Passive: The products ___________ via express mail.

A) are shipped

B) is shipped

C) were shipped

A) are shipped
500

The thief was caught by the police

The police caught the thief

500

A carpenter made this furniture

This furniture was made by a carpenter

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