Present simple and past simple passive voice
Passive voice (present and past simple)
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A) Are the sentences written in Active or Passive voice? 10 points.1) Steven likes to play baseball. Active voice Passive voice2) Bingo is played in Britain. Active voice Passive voice3) Lots of houses were destroyed. Active voice Passive voice4) French is spoken in Nigeria. Active voice Passive voice5) The bus driver was hurt. Active voice Passive voice
B) Rewrite the sentences in Active voice. 10 points.Example: Letters were written by the students. The students wrote letters.1) The club was founded by Ron and Peggy.2) The computer is used by Patrick.3) Coffee is sold by Marie.4) This book was written by an Irishman.5) Football is played by the children.
C) Rewrite the sentences in Passive voice. 10 points.Example: The students wrote letters. Letters were written by the students.1) Levi Strauss invented the blue jeans.2) The electricians test the fire alarm.3) The girls can play handball.4) Our dog did not bite the cat.5) My friend bought a new car.
D) Make correct passive forms. Mind the tenses in brackets. 10 pointsExample: the car - to produce (Simple Present) the car is produced1) songs - to sing (Simple Past)
2) films - to watch (Simple Present)3) a prize - to win (Simple Past)
4) English - to speak (Simple Present)
5) volleyball - to play (Simple Past)
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