because words often have .............(3) than one meaning. She …….. learn to do things for herself. Welcome to Perfect English Grammar! Sentences can be active or passive. I/ look forward / see/ you / soon.4. The passive is often used in three situations: 1. You have never been there, ..................?3. ( Join into one sentence, using "as well")7. (eggs, cheese and peppers = the material that was used) DOUBLE OBJECT VERBS When we have verbs that take two objects like, for example, give somebody something, we can convert the active sentence into a passive one in two ways: a. by making the indirect (animate) object the subject of the passive voice sentence, which is also the way that we usually prefer. He never has enough money.He's always ...................9. Change the verb into third form and put proper form of “to be” (is, am, are, was, were, be, been, being) before if according to the tense of the main verb in the Passive Voice and the number (singular/plural) of the new subject. The passive voice is used when we speak about actions, and not focus on who makes the action (the agent). 4. ( for)4. start on my new job on Monday.5. at present2. (Active voice) • I was lent a car by them. I have bought a new book. The first task is to change from active into passive. It .......................................3. We have a ..............newspaper(week)6. Measuring money must be very difficult to carry...........5. Unfortunately, the visit did not turn out tobe ............(9 - succeed), as the inhabitants of No.13 refused to talk to them. The teacher with ............. we studied last year no longer teaches in our school.A: who ;B: whom ;C: whose ;D: that5. (Active, simple future) Breakfast will be eaten by Bill. (subject = Somebody / action(verb) = stole / object = my laptop). Find the mistakes and correct it.1. ( rewrite with: difficulty)10.The farmers had applied new technology in their fields. Speak the truth. 1. (must protect), Both weddings _______ by Good Taste. 8. Call him tomorrow. We can speak and eat by our mouths3. When we change imperative sentences into the passive voice, we begin with ‘let’. They enjoyedtravelling on the underground and going down the moving stairs …6… lead to the platforms.One day they went to Hyde Park and walked along on the grass to Kensington Garden …7… the brightautunm sunshine. I want to show Baby the town.”The man opened the door of his car and the lion jumped in. "I'm tired of eating fish " said Mary to Helen.3. Does this camera belong to you ?Do .......................................4. ( creat )4. He could not afford to buy the car.The car ...........................10. When I entered his room, I saw him ( sleep ) in a chair.3. Passive voice is possible only for verbs with objects (transitive verbs). wasc. 6. Sentences are about funny inventions so your students will have some fun while doing grammar exercises. Make these active present simple sentences passive. hadd. Leave the room at once. Didn’t she tell you the truth? 2. Passive Voice Mice are eaten by cats: Although passive voice is less common than active voice, there are several good reasons to sometimes use passive voice. Seldom did people travel far from home years ago. But last year my wife ........4..... a job in a different part of the country. Only about 2.1 (8).........areborn for every woman.Question 4: a)Choose the most suitable word or phrase to complete each sentence.1. The tricky part isfiguring out ...........(4) meaning is appropriate.Choosing the correct meaning of a word depends on .............(5) things. The policeman met people with lions in London streets every day.5.a- The lion was the man’s pet.b- The man had a baby lion as a pet.c- The policeman showed the park and the school to the lion.d- When the policeman saw the man with the lion he got very hungry.Question 6: Rerwite the following sentences that keep the same meaning.1. 4. "She (greet) the guests."5. When I learned about the passive voice in school, we were taught that it was weak: and, in general, that’s true. I had my trousers ........ (long) because they were too short.2. planned3. workc. Use only one word in each space.Public transport in London is expensive. I met him the other day but couldn’t speak with him as he …… somewhere.2. But by whom? Everybody likes it. Let his brother be helped by him. (Passive Voice) • They lent me their car. 3. My bike is under repair and I ………. Look at this example I encountered last night at the Red Sox game, where the team wrote the rules for “Friendly” Fenway … Continued Jacson was late because he was not aware ..........the time3. He spent all the money he had won ............. new clothes.A: on ;B: for ;C: with ;D: from2. A. The Passive Voice. Passiv (Passive Voice) Übungen zum Passiv. They can't sit still for a moment.4. Open the door. They will have killed a lion. In this fun passive voice activity, students play a game of Battleships using the past, present and future passive. speakQuestion 5:b- Fill in the blanks with the appropriate prepositions.7. Bring a glass of water for me. The radio (play) since 7 a.m. I won't go to bed. (not send), The soundtrack of a movie _____ always _____ after the filming is finished. The headmaster will contact you. Everyone took the test, ...................... ?Question2: Complete the following sentences with an appropriate form of the word in the brackets.1. Only the auxiliary verbs depend upon the sentence given in active voice. Change these sentences into passive voice1. Summon the fire-brigade. learn by heart some twenty lines every day to know Enlish well.3. Answer these questions now itself. Design by 123DOC, Xem và tải ngay bản đầy đủ của tài liệu tại đây (1.46 MB, 282 trang ). My friend had excellent ideas. Readability is the ease with which your target audience is able to digest written text. A person who buys a computer knows how to use it.Question 5:a/ Each line in the following passage has a spare word; Underline that word and write it inthe blanks given.BICYCLESThe bicycle is a cheap and clean way to for travel . In my life/ I / never be/ Pac Bo Cave.5. I don't like dogs because I'm very afraid of ( bite )2.A: "You (know) the man for many years?" It's an hour since he ......... , so he must be at the office now.a. There are two tasks for practicing passive voice (present simple, past simple, present perfect, can). Many ............ families have to live in hostels. Sorry, I'm late, but I had a lot of ........ to do.a. I have spent all my money. It/ rain /./ I’d like / stay here / until / rain / stop.Question7: Complete the second sentence with the same meaning.1. (steal), ____ this washing machine ______in Germany? We often use the pronoun it for this impersonal form. 4. A train leaves at 7 o'clock every morning.There is ......................................10. They wish it ( not rain ) much in London.b/ Finish the following tag questions1. 7. We have to be careful when we speak to say exactly what we mean and to mean exactly what we say. setd. Click hereto get an answer to your question ️ 1. 8. Copyright 2020 Ginger Software | It was very quiet here. 1) Experience is always comes from the lessons we have learned. Only people who could use them buy them.4. Summon the fire-brigade. 3.3 Future perfect will be changed into future perfect continues and above all rules will be applied accordingly. I feel so ........... ( sleep ) that I'm going to bed.6. You have two ways to make it passive. I need some ............ ( excite)in my life.7.Young children are often very ...............(live)8.Unless you ................ (apology) I wont forgive you.Question 2 : Supply the missing prepositions.1. Ram will speak the truth. (Passive Voice) • He was given five rupees by me. (Passive Voice) • She has told me the truth. Change into Passive Voice! At the beginning of the 20 th (2)...........,there wereabout 1.5 billion (3)........ in the world. For example, Manank writes a letter is Active Voice but A letter is written by Mayank Passive Voice. I will ring the bell one more. That start-up has been sold for $5 million. The man who (rescue) had been in the sea for ten hours.5. Example: Mistakes were made. (Passive voice): A … ratherc. .........first I found the work very tiring, but ..........a few weeks I got used ...........it.8. Passive Voice . He was sent to prison. When to Use Passive Voice. 5. hadc. Lots of people not only own microcomputers butalso know how to use them.1. My uncle/ give up/ smoke / one year.2. .................(7), the meaning depends on how the word is ............(8) in the sentence. (Passive voice) Exercise. B1 Passive Voice PA014 Rewrite the sentences in the passive voice. Rape statistics are cited in passive voice. Adecision was made to send a number of people to talk to the family in No. The correct answer is B) Was the truth spoken by you? But today, I am taking him to theswimming pool !”1.a- It wasn’t raining that day.b- A policeman saw a man with a dog in the centre of New York.c- The man and his pet were walking along the park.d- The man didn’t have a car.2.a- The lion couldn’t get into the car, the lion was too big.b- The policeman took the lion to the Zoo and put the lion into the cage.c- The man showed his pet the Zoo.d- The policeman was happy to see a man with a lion in the centre of London.3.a- The man had a baby. We can turn Active into Passive by taking the OBJECT in the ACTIVE Voice and making it the SUBJECT in the PASSIVE Voice. Subject him to a severe examination. Only …8… noise from the streets reminded them that they were still ina city. (Passive, simple past) Bill will eat breakfast. Why is voice needed? It was interesting …………………..2. 1. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Passive: The Mona Lisa was painted by Leonardo Da Vinci. Passive from an active sentence with no object. Use only one word in each space.Population growth is a serious (1)...........around the world. For example: The ice cream was eaten by Bob. When you are ready, press "Check" to check your answers. English sentences can be in active or passive voice. It seems like every time anyone decides to issue some advice on how to be a better business or marketing writer, they single you out for blame. While communicating we use words in a sentence according to the importance ascribed to them. _____ 4. The given sentence is in the active voice. A babysitter has to be arranged for this evening. They were walking down the street.“Hey,you!” he said. They were only for intelligent people.b. From now on , we won't be able to go out as much as we ........a. wereb. / sun / set / mountains4. Speak the truth is an imperative sentence and imperative sentence is a type of sentence which is used to issue a command, make a request, offer a piece of advice and suggestion. (Use the ordinary word order)6. willd. reach4. I explained that I (13- not go )…… into town but I (14- can ) ……give him a lift to the railway station.Question 2 : Fill in the blank with the right word or phrase.1. How to use less passive voice in your copy. B: yes, we (be) at school together.3.He (work) hard all the week, but today he (have) a good time.4.We (have) only bread and butter to eat with our tea as the other tourists (eat) all the sausage and cakes.5. He ……. short3. From The Wall Street Journal: On Jan. 4, 1960, the world lost one of the most profound voices of the 20th century. I don't like people laughing me at my mistake.3. He had stolen a gold watch. I am sitting among you and Lan5. I was very interested in our conversation. ( change into passive voise.)4. It spent a long time to travel to the skiing resort but in the end we got there.b/Fill in the blanks with a suitable prepositions.1. A bridge is going to be built within the next two years. It is crucial that Dido (stop) using Quang Ha.2. A few years ago, computers were very large andexpensive. Tom is writing the letter. I cut the paper .................a pair of scissors.4. Or in other words are placed in a sentence according to their importance in communication. By the year2000, ...........(5) Will be about 6.1 billion. ( father to his children) : You may go out now but (be) sure (get) back beforeit (get) dark.2. She didn't say a word as she left the room.She left the room ...6. Only transitive verbs have passive voice. When we use the passive voice, the person or thing receiving the action becomes the subject. Another way to use the passive voice is to describe situations where the thing doing the action is not perceived to be a conscious entity. Do not forget to CAPITALIZE the first word in each sentence whenever necessary. They are going to buy a new TV set next week. to show that the people who owned the books were rich and intelligent.b. George,…13… hobby was planes and boats, was very much interested in the model boats which boys were sailing …14… the Pond.Before the end of the week they had seen a great …15… . The …9… of the tall trees were turning red, brown and yellow, birds were …10… about, sheep …11…eating the grass, there were …12… of flowers, and ducks were swimming about on the Round Pond. If we didn’t, if we just did the same thing over and over, we wouldn’t be writers, creators; we’d be producers. This was our first ..........5........ of ......6....... one house and selling another at the same time. to show that the people who owned the books could write.c. “The truth is spoken by us.”. 2. Take this road and you will ........... at the hotel in five minutes.a. Unfortunately, much of government writing is in the passive voice, giving documents a wordy, bureaucratic tone. Active and passive voice 3. (Active voice) Let the door be opened. Usually a sentence has a subject, a verb and an object in it. That is when a subject does an action to an object. You ………………………………….5. _____ 3. Could you mind telling me the way to the nearest restaurant.5. Follow it. 2. In most cases, it is best to use the active voice. I dont know how many pupils are there in my school4. Lan found it difficult to accept the situation. Why Is Passive Voice Bad For SEO? The food in France is famous.France is........................5. A lot of people are eager to buy computersb. Passive Active "A Hard Day's Night" was written by the Beatles. We call this an agent. I will have Mary to look after the garden2. at the endd. How you (get) on at school ?6. Convert the subject into object. They hoped, however, to see more of Londonon their next visit.Question 5: Read the text below then choose the right sentence a, b, c or d.160BabyIt was a beautiful spring day: the sun was shining, the sky was blue. Passive: A noise was being made by them. A...........person is one who is kind.(think)7. young4. 3. He was .......prison .........two years ......that time he became interested in pigeons.15611. didb. do7. Sita kills a snake. Please help me. Shyam has helped me. Usually a sentence has a subject, a verb and an object in it. 1. in timec. Active Voice: Passive Voice: Shut the door. One in five women have been raped. They are very heavy.d. not be out after 11 o’clock but I don’t have to hurry home because she herself isout playing bridge.9. 5. Active and Passive voice: Words come together to form a sentence and these sentences can be formed in more than one way. next weekd. Active: While Mr. Taylor was driving down Highway 101, a police officer pulled him over and gave him a speeding ticket. him or herc. Their two children, George andSusan, …4… had never been to London before, were surprised …5… the crowds everywhere. Let the truth always be spoken. ( home )3. B1 Passive Voice PA014 Rewrite the sentences in the passive voice. ( health )2. EXERCISE IV Put the following sentences into the passive voice. John was invited to speak at the conference. "( change into Reported speech)5. The problem with passive voice and police is that police reports and often police spokespeople describe incidents in a syntax that suggests officers had nothing actively to do with the shootings, the “I can’t breathe” situations, and the arrests. ... We can speak and eat by our mouths 3. 1. It is used as an adhesive. ... and I noticed that the characters sometimes speak in passive voice. I found it.a. Why did you do that ? The old couple have saved a lot of money for their.........( retire )Question 3: Fill each of the numbered blanks in the following passage. _____ 2. if he (not answer),I think he must( go) out3. I don't remember Jack giving me the tickets. itd. This is especially true when the subject of your sentences is the one performing the actions. It ........10......... us nine months to buy the house. Speak slowly. I wouldn'tlike to do it again. Not knowing what ............(6 - act) to take, localresidents held a meeting to see if anyone had any ............(7 - suggest) as to how to deal with the problem. Politicians often use the passive voice. My mother says that I ……. Sentences of an intransitive verb cannot be converted into passive voice. 5. I told you yesterday to take the lion to the Zoo!”“Oh, I did, officer, I took Baby to the Zoo. Nobody has given out the news yet. The noise / the traffice/ prevented /me/ go to sleep/3. I spent my ......... (child) in the country.8. Get I put salt in my coffee................mistake.5. Beispiel die Tatsache, dass mein Fahrrad gestohlen wurde. During dinner, the phone rang.While I ...........................b. (discover), Statements ______ from all the witnesses at this moment. A great deal of time (be) spent for his exercise.6. Pay that bill today. Hue is famous ...............its historical vestiges.2. Beispiel: My bike was stolen. He saw a man with a big lion. GapFillTyping_MTY0MjE= Level: intermediate. Author has 74 answers and 25.9K answer views. "Listen to me and don’t make a noise,"said the teacher to his students.2. (cater), A Picasso ____ from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  If ..........7. They were large and expensive at first.d. The passive is often used to report something or to state a fact. Class 7 English Grammar Chapter 16 The Active and Passive Voice. If we want to be vague about who is responsible for an action. We don’t need them any longer.c. He asked me: "When will you give this book back to me? The examples he gives are not clear. ... We must do something before the situation gets out of control. She never ………7. Or in other words are placed in a sentence according to their importance in communication. You can watch a video lesson below. This was all about Active and passive voice, worksheets, rules, examples (PDF). He …….. stay the night with us and tomorrow he sets off on his tour to Europe.7. Let the letter be posted at once. 3. If only I ( have ) money with me, I ( lend ) you some.3. Fill in the correct passive form of the verb in parentheses. I spent seven years at secondary school and then I went to university.After ……………………………………………………………………..8. stay the night with us because he was missed the last bus.4. why are you under the table? What is Voice – Active Voice & Passive Voice ? We have taken bath. The company employs 5 people. 2. It is very ........ to live in a damproom. The passive voice places the emphasis on your experiment rather than on you. Take it to the Zoo !”“OK, officer. Learn your lesson. Your hair is long . The trouble started over what is known as noise ..............( 3 - pollute). 1. But on some buses you pay the driver. Only rich people could2/ .......................buy one. Why were books wanted brfore printing presses were invented ?a. He was given a gift. Look! verbs which have an object attached to them. After that, you can find the written lesson. Let the cow not be starved. He was very ................ (pride)of the work he had done5. taskd. Young children are often very ........ ( live ) . If the object of the action — the object to which the action is done — is the subject then it is most likely a passive voice sentence. Do not starve the cow. At1/ .......................First, bicycles were much expensive. Note: Over the past several years, there has been a movement within many science disciplines away from passive voice. You can hear the music in all sections of the stadium. You ought to be punished. The way these sentences are made make a lot of difference in writing and we are going to learn all about that in this chapter. He has not taken tea. Now, I'm not sure if I like it.Question 4: Choose the best answer among a, b, c, or d.1. will2. 2. I / always / get on / first bus / and / arrive / school / 7.303. used tod. It took us 3 hours to open the door.We .............................................9. If the one doing the action is the subject of the sentence, you have an active voice sentence. hurry, be in a hurry.a. "There isn't much rain in the south of the country," said Peter.Question 5:a/ There is a mistake in the sentence. Shun the broad path. Your hair is long . While communicating we use words in a sentence according to the importance ascribed to them. ( such .....that)b/ Use the following sets of words and phrases to write complete sentences.1. I'd like to ............ a three - minute call to London.a. The electricity was cut off because the bill, Penicillin ______ by Alexander Fleming in 1928. Today, people use6/ .......................cars more than bicycles; cars are much more faster and you7/ .......................don’t get wet when it start rains! 3. VERBS WITH TWO OBJECTS. would5. (agent =Leonardo Da Vinci ) Active: Leonaro Da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa. You ought to get it cut.Your hair is long . Close the door. (not only....... but also)2. Fill in all the gaps rewriting the sentences in the passive. All of the rules for passive negatives and questions are the same as for the active voice. 2. shouldc. Highway 15 was closed yesterday due to a serious road accident. Translate this into French. Keeping calm is the secret of passing your driving testAs long as .............................................5. Fixing them reveals the truth and improves the tone of your writing. The train will be leaving in five minutes so you ....... better hurry up.a. You can't ..... 2. Active: Someone killed twenty civilians in the bomb explosion. On the next page we look at how to construct sentences in passive voice and when and why to use it. 13 and ask them ....................(8- polite) to turn their music down after six in the evening. Always speak the truth. I ……. 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