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Introducing the "Passive Voice" (1) - Basic rules for Upper elementary and Intermediate students
This is the way I chose to introduce the passive voice to my 13-year-old students in terms of grammar rules - use and form (Simple present + S. Past). 4 different types of exercises graded in terms of complexity. First, students match the active verbs forms with the corresponding passive forms, then they read a piece of news taken today from Yahoo ...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-14
Downloads: 3853

Active and Passive
This worksheet includes (I think) everything related to active and passive voice. It includes both expalnation and several activities. The things included are (forms of verb to be, past participle, changing sentences, negative, and questions from active to passive, and verbs with two objects). It also includes a guide of changing all tenses from ac...
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 2756

for intermediate students
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 2332

Students read the short grammar descriptions and do the exercises about PASSIVE VOICE for SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE and SIMPLE PAST TENSE.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-17
Downloads: 2236

Passive Voice
Passive Voice - rules and exercises
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1804

Active Passive 101 sentences with answers
A rare collection of 101 sentences in all the tenses and also covering interrogative, imperative and some typical sentences. Due to file size restriction the ANSWER KEY is being given separately in part 2 of this worksheet. Hope it is useful. I will upload answer key tomorrow.
Level: intermediate
Age: 7-14
Downloads: 1252

Sherlock Holmes case IX: Active and passive
Part 9 of my Sherlock Holmes series. A new detective story which asks students to find out who broke into a house. The students have to read the alibi cards carefully. The ws combines reading and grammar (active and passive voice). Two different exercises on active/passive are included, and so is the KEY. Hope you like it.
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1214

The Passive Voice Game
This is a game to practise PASSIVE VOICE. It includes a board game,60 cards and a spinner. The rules are quite simple. First, the students spin the spinner to randomly select the tense. Then they pick a card and form two sentences, the first one in affirmative mode and the other one in question mode. If they manage to form the sentences correctly,...
Level: elementary
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1129


We use the have something done form when we want to say that instead of doing something ourselves someone else does it for us, or to refer to something that has affected us.

Transform these sentences using the causative have

1. A local firm redecorated our kitchen.

We by a local firm.

2. A doctor took out her tonsils when she was six.

She when she was six.

3. Be careful! These walls have just been painted.

Be careful! I painted.

4. There was a leak in the roof so they're fixing it now.

There was a leak in the roof so I  now.

5. The hairdresser should cut your hair. It's too long and untidy!

You . It's too long and untidy!

6. When will you call someone to repair the air conditioning? It's too hot in here!

When will you ? It's too hot in here!

7. When I was coming here, someone stole my purse on the bus.

When I was coming here, I on the bus.

8. If you don't get out right now, I'll ask the police to arrest you.

If you don't get out right now, I by the police.



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