Passive Voice Exercises


Passive Voice Teaching Activities
Explanations and Examples


Forming Passive Voice
Active Passive Examples

Exercises

2. Simple Past vs Past Passive
3. Passive Voice With Modals
4. Passives With Modal Verbs 2
5. Passive Voice Tenses Worksheet
6. Passives Advanced
7. Passives Worksheet
8. Active to Passive Voice
9. Forming Passive Voice Worksheet
10. Convert Active to Passive

PDF Worksheets: 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6

A) Form passive voice in appropriate tenses for the following exercise.

1.(TV / invent / Baird)


2.(Pyramids / build / Egyptians)


3.(milk / produce / cows)


4.(coffee / grow / in Brazil)


5.(chopsticks / use / in China)


6.(plants / water / everyday)


7.(the robber / arrest / policeman / yesterday)


8.(injured marines / take to a hospital / now)


9.(the truck / repair / tomorrow)


10.(the letters / send / last week)




B) Complete the exercise with be or get passive forms and the indicated verbs. Use 'be' unless 'get' specified.

1. Where ? (the missing child / find)

    She (discover) walking barefoot along

    the beach.

2. How do you think the team is going to do this year?

    Pretty well, except that I'm sure they'll

    (get / beat) by Central University.

3. What happened to your car?

    It (get / hit) by a truck.

4. Jim, (we / getting / overcharge) for

    six months.

    I think we ought to . (have / the

    company / investigate) I've heard the same complaint from the neighbors.

5. Why are these floors so dirty?

    (they / not / clean) every day?

    Normally, yes, but somehow the cleaning (not /

    get / do) this morning.

6. Please don't give food to the animals. They (feed)

    on a special diet.

    OK. Will we be able to see the animals (getting /

    feed) while we're here at the zoo?

    Yes. (they / will / feed) at five o'clock today.