Friday, December 20, 2013

Active and passive voice practice


online active and passive voice practice

1. I have eaten apple.
Apple by me.

2. She took my books into the school.
My books into the school by her.

3. The boys are washing the clothes.
The clothes by the boys.

4. Waheed had seen the drama before.
The drama by Waheed before.

5. I was cooking biryani.
Biryani by me.

6. We should find another T.V.
Another T.V by us.

7. Nadia will have finished the work before next week.
The work by Nadia before next week.

8. Peter Kuhlmann had stolen the tablet.
The tablet by Peter Kuhlmann.

9. You should have fixed your computer.
Your computer by you.

10. Johanna must have broken the cup.
The cup by Johanna.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Quiz Active or Passive Voice


Active or Passive Voice

Check your answer buy clicking on answer button.

  1. Waheed ___ by the terrible accident yesterday.
    shocked
    was shocked
  2. Mr. waseem ___ at the University since 1947.
    has been teaching
    has been taught
  3. A new newspaper ___ by Zia next month.
    will publish
    will be published
  4. He ___ the school name now.
    remembers
    is remembered
  5. The class ___ to her new teacher yesterday.
    introduced
    was introduced
  6. 6. Nadeem___ responsible for the accident. was holding was held








  • 7.The car ___ to whoever solves this math equation.
    will be giving
    will be given

  • 8. When the police arrived, the problem ___ .
    had already been solved.
    had already solved.



  • Monday, December 16, 2013

    Future Perfect Tense passive quiz


    Future Perfect Tense passive


    Future Perfect Tense passivesubject+Helping verb + Have + Been + verb3+by+Object
    Question FormHelping verb+ subject+have + been + verb3+by+object +?



    Active :I will have passed my exams.
    Passive: My exams will have been passed by me.

    Active : You will have studied the history of Christianity.
    Passive: The history of Christianity will have been studied by you.

    quiz


    Put the following sentences into passive voice. (Future perfect passive)

    1.I shall have published a new book.
    .

    2. we shall have inflicted a decisive attack on them.
    .
    3. Angela will have packed her luggage.
    .
    4. I shall have forgiven my enemy.
    .
    5. The children will have enjoyed the picnic.
    .
    6. She'll have stood by me in my crisis.

    7. She'll have given me your gun.
    .
    Correctness =
    Correct answers:









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    Past Continuous Passive exercise grammar quiz


    Past Continuous Passive exercise grammar worksheets

    Past Continuous Passive exercise grammar worksheets

    Past Continuous PassiveSubject + H.verb+ being + verb3+by+object
    Question FormH.verb +subject + being + verb3+by+object?


    Something was being done by someone at sometime in the past for a while.

    Active :He was astonishing her.
    Passive: She was being astonished by him.

    Active :What were you being asked by them?
    Passive: What were you being asked by them?

    Active : Wasn't Seema giving you her books?
    Passive: Were not you being given her books by seema?

    Active : The teacher was solving the sums.
    Passive: The sums were being solved by the teacher.


    Quick Exercise


    Put the following sentences into passive voice. (past continuous)

    1.The servant wasn't opening the door.
    .

    2.Sheraz wasn't reading the given book.
    .
    3. They were not carrying a bag with them.
    .
    4. She was not accepting his proposal.
    .
    5.The peon was not ringing the bell in time.

    6.The police wasn't arresting the culprits.

    7. They were not hiding the truth.

    Correctness =
    Correct answers:






    Wednesday, December 11, 2013

    [pdf]

    simple past tense passive voice English grammar exercises


    [pdf]

    simple past tense passive voice english grammar exercises


    Exercise1

    Acitive voice Passive voice
    He waited for you in rain. You were waited for by him in rain.
    I felt very sorry for you. You were felt very sorry by me.
    My mother sent for the doctor. The doctor was sent for by my mother.
    She took very good care for the baby. The baby was taken very good care of by her.
    The hungry man looked at the bread. The bread was looked at by the hungry man.
    You smoked cigarette daily. Cigarette was smoked daily by you.
    Seema wore a silken dress. A silken dress was worn by seema.
    She returned my camera in time. My camera was returned in time by her.
    Peter paid his all debts properly. His all debts were paid properly by peter.
    He sang very sweet songs. Very sweet songs were sung by him.
    Simple Past Tense active voice passive voice exercise
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    Simple Past Tense active voice passive voice exercise

    Sunday, December 8, 2013

    Active and passive all tenses English grammar rules


    Active and passive all tenses english grammar rules

    Tense Active voice Passive voice
    Simple present tense Verb form: first form of the verb
    Examples
    They speak Urdu here.
    He speaks Urdu.
    Verb form: is / am / are + past participle form of the verb
    Examples
    Urdu is spoken here.
    Urdu is spoken by him.
    Present continuous tense Verb form: is/am/are + -ing form of the verb

    Examples
    The hunter shooting fires now.
    My father is giving me some mony.
    The dyer is dying my shirt.
    Verb form: is/am/are + being + past participle form of the verb

    Examples
    Fires are being shot by the hunter now.
    I'm being given some mony by my father.
    My shirts are being dyed by the dyer..
    Present perfect tense Verb form: has/have + past participle form of the verb

    Examples:

    I haven't given up hope.
    She hasn't ridden a horse.
    They haven't repaired the furniture.
    Verb form: has/have + been + past participle form of the verb

    Examples:

    Hope hasn't been given up by me.
    A horse hasn'tbeen ridden by her.
    The furniture hasn't been repaired by them.
    Simple past Verb form: past tense form of the verb

    Examples:
    He waited for you in rain.
    I felt very sorry for you.
    My mother sent for the doctor.
    Verb form: was/were + past participle form of the verb

    Examples:
    You were waited for by him in rain.
    A glass was broken by Ram.
    The chance was missed by you.
    Past continuous tense Verb form: was/were + -ing form of the verb

    Examples
    He was astonishing her.
    The teacher was solving the sums.
    The little girl was plucking flowers.
    Verb form: was/were + being + past participle form of the verb

    Examples
    She was being astonished by him.
    The sums were being solved by the teacher.
    Flowers were being plucked by the little girl.
    Past perfect tense Verb form: had + past participle form of the verb

    Examples
    He had not looked after his children well.
    Munawar had not helped the needy.
    Verb form: had + been + past participle form of the verb

    Examples:
    His children had't been looked after well by him.
    The needy had't been helped by Munawar.
    Simple future tense Verb form: will/shall + first form of the verb

    Examples
    They will reach on a right decision.
    My brother will perform his show.
    Verb form: will/shall + be + past participle form of the verb

    Examples:
    A right decision will be reached on by them..
    His show will be performed by my brother.
    Future perfect Verb form: will/shall + have + past participle form of the verb

    Examples
    The boys will not have mended their ways.
    The dogs won't have barked at you.
    Verb form: will/shall + have + been + past participle form of the verb

    Examples
    Their ways will not have been mended by the boys.
    You will not have been barked at by the dogs.

    Passive Voice Rule for All Tense RulesClick on the following links to study each aspect of active and passive voice.

    Passive Voice Rule for All Tense Rules Active and Passive Voice
    Passive Voice Rule for All Tense Rules Passive voice for all TENSES - Rules, use of auxiliary verbs and examples.
    Passive Voice Rule for All Tense Rules Passive voice use of 'let'.
    Passive Voice Rule for All Tense RulesSpecial passive Structures pdf

    Friday, November 29, 2013

    Special passive Structures pdf

    Special passive Structures
    Special passive Structures pdf: Download download_zps7901274a.png

    Special passive Structures pdf

    Special passive structures


    Special passive structures

    "the use of 'let'."
    • we use 'let' when we chang imperative sentence into the passive.
    •After 'let' the object is placed in the sentence.
    •Then 'be' and '3rd form of the verb is used.

    special passive structures examples


    Active:Open the door.
    Passive:let the door be opened.
    Active :Listen to the music.
    Passive:let the music be listened.
    Exercise

    •Turn on the lights.
    •Read this book.
    •Listen to the news.
    •Paint the door.
    •write an essay.
    •Do not make a noise.
    •Do not hurt him.
    •Do not waste time.
    •The passive occurs only with verbs used transitively ,that is ,verbs that can be followed by an object.

    Wednesday, November 27, 2013

    English grammar tenses


    English grammar tenses

    Here we focus on ;
    Present indefinite tense
    Simple past tense
    Simple future tense
    Present continous tense
    Past continuous tense
    Present perfect tense
    Past perfect tense
    Future perfect tense
    Imperative sentences

    PASSIVE VOICE FOR ALL TENSES
    Present indefinite tense simple past tense simple future tense present continuous tense
    Apples are given her by me. You were waited for by him in rain. This cloth will be torn by him Akite is being flown by Noshi.
    Oranges are liked by Sheena. You were felt very sorry by me Law will be practised by my brother Meat is being sold at dear price by the butchers.
    You are invited by me. Huqqa was smoked daily by you. Any student won't be punished by our teacher. Her job is being lost by Goshi.

    English grammar tenses


    PASSIVE FOR ALL TENSES
    Past continuous tense Present perfect tense Past perfect tense Future perfect tense Imperative sentences
    She was being astonished by him. Two cups of tea have been drunk by me. The net had been spread this evening by the hunter. A new book will have been published by me. Let your book be lent to me.
    The sums were being solved by the teacher. Three pairs of shoes have been got by him. Many coins had been collected by the child. A decisive Attack on them will have been packed by Sadia. Chess was being played by Zohaib.
    Energy was being given to his body by food. Her car has been sold by Shazi last week. The window had been shut by Shaheen. The picnic will have been forgiven by me. A new house was bought by Joyia.

    Monday, November 25, 2013

    "Active and passive voice difference"


    Active voice


    In
    Active voice
    the subject of sentence performing the action.
    The dog bit the boy.

    Passive voice

    In Passive voice
    the subject of the sentence does not perform the action and is therefore Passive."Grammar denoting a voice of verbs in which the subject undergoes the action of the verb(e.g. they were killed as opposed to he killed them).the opposite of active."(oxforddictionaries) Passive voice

    Friday, November 8, 2013

    "What is reason for using the passive voice?"


    Reason for using the Passive voice


    We use the passive voice when the focus of the sentence is on the object instead of the subject when the subject of the sentence is general or unknown to the writer.
    detail about passive voice more about passive

    Monday, November 4, 2013

    Passive in to Active English grammar rules


    If you want to chang a passive-voice sentence to active voice ,find the agent in a "by the..." phrase, or consider carefully who or what is performing the action expressed in the verb.Make that agent the subject of the sentence,and change the verb accordingly .sometimes you will need to infer the agent from the surrounding sentences wich provide context.
    Passive voice

    the book is being read by most of the class.
           ↓    →    →    →    ↑

    Results will be published in the next issue of the journal.
         ↓      →by?

     
    Mistakes were made.
         ↓   →by?

    Passive in to Active English grammar rules

    "Changed to Active voice" Agent
    Most of the class is reading the book Most of the class
    The researchers will publish their results in the next issue of the journal. Agent not specified;most likely agents such as "the researchers"
    We made mistakes. Agent not specified ;most likely agents such as 'we'

    Saturday, November 2, 2013

    English grammar transforming Active to passive for all tenses


    English grammar transforming Active to passive for all tenses
    Basic Rules:
    changing Active in to passive

    PASSIVE VOICE FOR ALL TENSES RULES

    past participle

    The places of subject and object in sentence are inter-changed in passive voice 3rd form of verb past participle will be used only (as main verb) in passive voice.

    Present Simple Tense

    passive Voice
    supporting verb in passive voice: "am/is/are"

    Active voice


    1→"I write a book."
    2→"He writes a book."
    3→"She writes books."
    4→"The father punishes me."

    Passive voice


    1→"A book is written by me."
    2→"A book is written by him."
    3→"books are written by her."
    4→"I am punished by the father."

    Present Continuous Tense


    passive Voice


    supporting verb in passive voice:" am being/is being/are being"
    Active voice

    1→"I m reciting The Holy Quran."
    2→"We are doing our duty."
    3→"You are polishing your shoes."
    4→"He is carrying a bag."
    5→"She is sweeping the room".
    Passive voice
    1→"The Holy Quran is being recited by me."
    2→"Our duty is being done by us."
    3→"Your shoes are being polished by you."
    4→"A bag is being carried by him."
    5→"The room is being swept by her".

    Present Perfect Tense


    Passive voice
    supporting verb in passive voice : has been/have been
    Active voice
    1→"I spent mony."
    2→"you have won the prize."
    3→"You have changed your shoes."
    4→"They have finished their work."
    5→"He has reduced his demands."
    Passive voice
    1→"Money has beem spent by me."
    2→"The prize has been won by you."
    3→"Your shoes have been changed by you."
    4→"Thir work has been finished by them."
    5→"His demands have been reduced by her."

    Past Simple Tense


    supporting verb in passive voice : "was/were"
    Active voice
    1→"I wrote a letter."
    2→"He wrote letters."
    3→"The teacher did not punish Wasim."
    4→"Did you eat mangoes?" Passive voice
    1→"A letter was Written by me."
    2→"Letters were written by him."
    3→"Waseem was not punished by teacher."
    4→"Were mangoes eaten by you?"

    Past Continuous Tense


    supporting verb in passive voice: was being/were being
    Active voice
    1→"i was reciting the Holy Quran."
    2→"They were selecting apples."
    3→"He was not taking a bath."
    4→"was she sewing my shirt?"
    5→"She was not speaking the truth."
    Passive voice
    1→"The Holy Quran was being recited by me."
    2→"Apples were being selected by them."
    3→"A bath was not being taking by him."
    4→"was my shirt being sewn by her?"
    5→"The truth was not being spoken by her."

    Past Perfect Tense

    supporting verb in passive voice : had been
    Active voice
    1→"She had lost a ticket."
    2→"You had stolen my watch."
    3→"Had i not spoken the truth?"
    4→"A mad dog had not bitten him."
    5→"Had they burnt those papers?."
    Passive voice
    1→"A ticket had been lost by her."
    2→"My watch had been stolen by you."
    3→"Had the truth not been spoken by me?"
    4→"He had not been bitten by a mad dog."
    5→"Had those papers been burnt by them?"

    Future Simple Tense


    supporting verb in passive voice : will be
    Active voice
    1→"I shall help them."
    2→"He will cancel the paper."
    3→"She will not type this letter"
    4→"Will they laugh at us?"
    5→"Shall we take tea?"
    Passive voice
    1→"They will be helped by me."
    2→"The paper will be cancelled by him."
    3→"This letter will not be typed by her"
    4→"Shall we be laughed at by them?"
    5→"will tea be taken by us?"

    Future Perfect Tense

    supporting verb in passive voice : will have be
    Active voice
    1→"I shall have won a prize."
    2→"he will have finished that book."
    3→"Will you have cheated us?"
    4→"She will not have forgiven me."
    5→"we shall not have beaten them."
    Passive voice
    1→"A prize will have been won by me."
    2→"That book will have been finished by him."
    3→"Shall we have been cheated by you?"
    4→"I shall not have been forgiven by her."
    5→"They will not have been beaten by us."
    → The following tenses cannot be changed into passive voice.
    1→
    Present perfect continuous tense

    2→
    Past perfect continuous tense

    3→
    Future continuous tense

    4→
    Future perfect continuous tense

    5→
    Sentence having Intransitive verbs

    English grammar check passive persons


    English grammar check passive persons


    English grammar check passive persons table

    First Person Second Person Third Person
    1st person singular=I
    1st person Plural= "We"
    2nd person singular="You"
    2nd person Plural= "You"
    3rd person singular="He,She,It,Name"
    3rd person Plural= "They"
    "I am going to school"
    "we are going to school"
    "you(singular) are going to school"
    "you(Plural) are going to school"
    "He is going to school"
    "She is going to school"
    "They are going to school"
    "it is going to school"

    Friday, November 1, 2013

    "Helping verbs different tenses use for passive voice"


    detail for hepling verbs+ use + in different tenses for Passive voice.
    Simple present tense → "is ,am,are"
    Simple Past Tense →"was,were"
    Simple Future Tense →"will be,shall be"
    present progressive Tense →"is being,am being,are being"
    Past progressive Tense →"was being,were being"
    Future progressive Tense →"will being,shall being"
    Present Perfect Tense →"have been,has been"
    past perfect Tense →"had been"
    Future perfect Tense> →"Shall have been,will have been"
    this is detail for

    Helping verbs different tenses use for passive voice

    Thursday, October 31, 2013

    "Present continuous for active passive voice" (progressive)



    Present continuous

    Active voice Passive voice
    "is/am/are + 1st form+ ing(present participle)" "is/am/are+ being+3rd form (past-participle)"
    " I am writing a letter."
    "I=subject am=(hv) writing=verb a letter=object"
    "a letter is being written by me."
    "He is writing letters." "letters are being written by him."
    "He is teasing me." "I am being teased by him"

    "Reason for using the passive voice"


    "We use the passive voice when + the focus of the sentence is on the object instead of the subject or when the subject of the sentence is general or unknown to the writer.
    5 resons to use passive voice
    1-"The 'performer' is not known."
    2-"The 'performer' is not important."
    3-"It is observe desirable to conceal the identity of the 'performer'."
    4-"An unbiased tone is needed for academic writing."
    ("An impersonal tone is also used for process descriptions.")
    5-"A delicate tone is needed to smooth over an error or difficulty."

    Tuesday, October 29, 2013

    English grammar rules Active passive voice



    Simple present tense

    Active voice

    Passive voice

    "He,she ,it and singular=1stform + s/es" "Is,am,are+3rd form of verb is used (past participle)"
    "I,we,you,they and plural=1st from of the verb" "He,she,it,singular=is i=am"
    "I write a letter."
    I/subject write/verb a letter/object.
    "You,we,they,plural=are"
    "A letter is written by me."
    "He writes a letter."
    He=subject writes=verb a letter=object
    "A letter is written by him."
    "She writes letters."
    She=subject writes=verb letters=object
    "Leters are written by her."
    "The teacher punishes me."
    "The teacher=subject punishes=verb me=object."
    "I am punished by the teacher."

    Sunday, October 27, 2013

    Rules provision active , passive voice


    rules provision active , passive voice

    Active Passive Voice

    active voice,subject +of sentence performs action.

    Active voice

    Subject/actor verb object/thing acted on
    waheed aced exam.

    Friday, October 25, 2013

    Comprehensive Orientation passive voice


    "The passive voice"


    Denoting grammatical mood.Verb action suffered subject.("The passive voice")
    "The passive voice"
    Present Simple Tense Present Simple Tense Present Simple Tense
    Ali is always helped. i am always hepled. we always helped.

    Thursday, October 24, 2013

    "Active and passive voice difference"


    Active voice


    In
    Active voice
    the subject of sentence performing the action.
    The dog bit the boy.

    Passive voice

    In Passive voice
    the subject of the sentence does not perform the action and is therefore Passive."Grammar denoting a voice of verbs in which the subject undergoes the action of the verb(e.g. they were killed as opposed to he killed them).the opposite of active."(oxforddictionaries) Passive voice

    Wednesday, October 23, 2013

    Monday, October 21, 2013

    Passive Active new Worksheet



    Passive Active new Worksheet

    Test knowledge of active,passive voice +with this grammar exercise. Each sentence given below is in the

    active voice

    . Change it into

    passive voice.


    1. She sings a song.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    2. The policeman killed the dacoit .
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    3. Help him.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    4. Farmers sow maize in the rainy season.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    5. Are you writing a letter?
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    6. The workers were digging a well.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    7. I will finish the job by the end of this year.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    8. Have you finished your work?
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    9. They have informed him of his father’s death.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    10. They took all the necessary precautions.
    ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
    Answers
    1. A song is sung by her. (Active verb – sings; passive verb – is sung)
    2. The dacoit was killed by the policeman. (Active verb – killed; passive verb – was killed)
    3. Let him be helped. (Imperative sentences in the passive voice begin with let.)
    4. Maize is sown in the rainy season. (Active verb – sow; passive verb – is/are sown)
    5. Is a letter being written by you? (Active verb – is/are writing; passive verb – is/are being written)
    6. A well was being dug by the workers. (Active verb – was/were digging; passive verb – was/were being dug)
    7. The job will be finished (by me) by the end of this year. (Active verb – will finish; passive verb –will be finished)
    8. Has your job been finished by you? (Active verb – has/have finished; passive verb – has/have been finished)
    9. He has been informed of his father’s death. (Active verb – has/have informed; passive verb – has/have been informed)
    10. All the necessary precautions were taken by them. (Active verb – took; passive verb – was/were taken)

    Passive voice exercises

    Complete the following sentences using appropriate passive verb forms.
    1.Door …………………………… wood.
    a) is made by
    b) is made from
    c) is made with
    2. The rickshaw ………………………………
    a) is still fixed b) is still being fixed
    c) has fixed
    3. This bottle ………………………… plastic.
    a) is made from
    b) is made of
    c) is made with
    4. The student ………………………… by the teacher.
    a) has punished
    b) was punished
    5. The dacoit ……………………………
    a) have caught
    b) have been caught
    c) Either could be used here
    6. Do you think the floor …………………………… by evening?
    a) is repaired
    b) will be repaired
    c) Either could be used here
    7. The medicine ………………………….. with food.
    a) must take
    b) must be taken
    8. The Letter …………………………….
    a) has sent
    b) has been sent
    c) has been send 9. The Letter ……………………… by courier this morning.
    a) is sent
    b) was sent
    b) Either could be used here
    10. The terrorism ……………………………….. now.
    a) is being discussed
    b) is discussed
    c) Either could be here
    Answers
    1. Door is made from wood.
    2. The rickshaw is still being fixed.
    3. This bottle is made of plastic.
    4. The student was punished by the teacher.
    5. The dacoit have been caught.
    6. Do you think the floor will be repaired by evening?
    7. The medicine must be taken with food.
    8. The letter has been sent.
    9. The letter was sent by courier this morning.
    10. The terrorism is being discussed now.
    Difference between made of and made from
    Made of is used when we identify the material used to make something.
    Made from is used when a material is changed into a completely different form to make something.

    Sunday, October 20, 2013

    Passive voice sentence


    passive voice sentence


    passive voice sentence

    Present Progressive Past Progressive Past Perfect Future Perfect Conditional II Conditional III
    A letter is being written by Saima. A letter was being written by Saima. A letter had been written by Saima. A letter will have been written by Saima. A letter would be written by Saima. A letter would have been written by Saima.

    Active convert passive


    "How convert active into passive"

    while changing from the Active to passive voice observe the following rules.
    1=The subject will become object.
    2=The object will become subject.
    3=The helping verb 'be' is used.
    4= The 3rd form of the verb(past participle)is used.
    5='by'is used before the object.

    "Rules for the Active Passive voice"

    Active passive voice worksheet answer pdf book

    active and passive voice worksheet with answer pdf book
    active passive voice worksheet answer pdf book

    Friday, October 18, 2013

    Active voice and passive voice pdf book

    Active and passive voice


    active and passive voice

    active voice and passive voice

    Active voice ,passive voice exercises


    Active voice , passive voice exercises

    verb is in

    active voice

    when it shows that the subject does some thing i;e. the subject is the doer of the action (the subject acts;and the action passes from the subject to object.) Examples: The kids ate all the Apples. Waheed guided the students. I break a cup. My mother beats me. Do you sell potatoes? She does not tell a lie He boils eggs. They make a noise. My father punishes me. Does she see the moon? we do not like apples.

    Passive voice

    The Apples were eaten by the kids. The students were guided by waheed. A Cup is broken by me. I am beaten by my mother. Are potatoes sold by you? A lie is not told by her. Eggs are boiled by him. Anoiss is made by them Iam punished by my father. Is the moon seen by her? sweets are not liked by us.

    Saturday, October 5, 2013

    EXERCISES 1


    Rewrite these sentences in the

    passive voice

    . a. Someone built this house 200 years ago. _________________________________________________________________________________ b. A thief stole my purse. _________________________________________________________________________________ c. The police will arrest the robbers. _________________________________________________________________________________ d. They produce cars in this factory. _________________________________________________________________________________ e. They serve breakfast at eight o’clock every day. _________________________________________________________________________________ f. People throw away tones of rubbish every day. _________________________________________________________________________________ g. They make coffee in Brazil. _________________________________________________________________________________ h. Someone stole Jim’s bike lat night.

    Exercises 2


    Present Perfect

    1. This exercise (write) mar 2. The child (take) to hospital. 3. The novel (translate) into German. 4. Many magazines (publish) lately. 5. All the work (finish). 6. Many new theatres (build) recently. 7. His car (sell) already. 8. My friend (not invite) to the reception. 9. Your question (answer) already. 10. A good job (offer) to me.

    Future

    1. These letters (sign) tomorrow 2. This bank (paint) next week 3. The lesson (finish) in 5 minutes 4. The shops (close) tomorrow 5. It (do) by Helen 6. A car race (hold) next month 7. His crime (punish) 8. All students (examine) by me 9. His arrival (announce) tomorrow 10. Our order (cancel).

    "Active and Passive voice practice questions"

    Put the verbs into the correct passive tense


    exercises

    Simple Present

    1. English (teach) in this school. 2. The room (clean) every day. 3. A party (give) every Saturday. 4. This magazine (publish) every month. 5. The letters (deliver) every morning. 6. English (speak) in many countries. 7. These buildings (paint) every year. 8. Smoking (not permit) here. 9. This exhibition (hold) every year. 10. Our compositions (correct) every day

    Simple Past

    1. This book (write) by a famous artist. 2. The books (return) to the library. 3. A bank (rob) yesterday. 4. The lost dog (find) last night. 5. My house (build) in 1960. 6. She (send) to a school in England. 7. We (invite) to a party yesterday. 8. This road (repair) last year. 9. My car (steal) last week. 10. Hamlet (write) by Shakespeare.

    Present Perfect

    1. This exercise (write) mar. 2. The child (take) to hospital. 3. The novel (translate) into German. 4. Many magazines (publish) lately. 5. All the work (finish). 6. Many new theatres (build) recently. 7. His car (sell) already. 8. My friend (not invite) to the reception. 9. Your question (answer) already. 10. A good job (offer) to me.

    Friday, September 27, 2013

    English grammar passive voice exercises


    English grammar passive voice exercises


    PASSIVE VERB TENSES
    Active voice PASSIVE VOICE
    Present Simple He delivers the letters. The letters are delivered.
    Past Simple He delivered the letters. The letters were delivered.
    Future Simple He will deliver the letters. The letters will be delivered.
    Present Continuous He is delivering the letters. The letters are being delivered.
    Past Continuous He was delivering the letters. The letters were being delivered.
    Going to He is going to deliver the letters. The letters are going to be delivered.
    Present Perfect He has delivered the letters. The letters have been delivered.
    Past Perfect He had delivered the letters. The letters had been delivered.
    Infinitive He has to deliver the letters. The letters have to be delivered.
    Modals He must deliver the letters. The letters must be delivered.

    "tenses in english"


    Formulas to be used while changing the sentence from Active to Passive voice

    Simple Present tense
    Active voice Passive voice
    He ,she it and singular=1St form+s/es
    I,we,you,they and plural=1st form of the verb
    I/s write/v a letter/o.
    Is,am,are +3rd formof the verb is used(past participle)
    He,she,it,singular=is
    I=am
    You,we,they,plural=Are

    "what is active voice"|


    " what is Active voice"

    Active voice
    means the subject of the sentence performs the action.In other words,we can say that the subject of the sentence that performs the action or does something is important to the speaker or writer.
    The Active voice is used or indicate that grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by verb.

    Friday, February 15, 2013

    Literature Strongly Impressed


    Literature Strongly Impressed

    When active chang in passive voice do this


    Word transform
    "I" becomes "Me"
    "You" remains "You"
    "He" becomes "Him"
    "She" becomes "Her"
    "It" remains "It"
    "They" becomes "Them"

    " active passive voice simple present"


    simple present

    use of active and passive voice in simple present
    Simple Present Active voice Passive voice
    1 I watch football match every week. football match are watched by me every week.
    2 We watch football match every week. football match are watched by us every week.
    3 You watch football match every week. football match are watched by you every week.
    4 He watch football match every week. football match are watched by him every week.
    5 She watch football match every week. football match are watched by her every week.
    6 It watch football match every week. football match are watched by it every week.
    7 They watch football match every week. football match are watched by them every week.