Active and Passive Voice

There is no content available!

To Access the full content, Please Purchase

  • Q1

    Change the following passages into passive form.
    1. Somebody has stolen a bus from outside the school. Some children saw the thief. The police are searching for the bus now. They will use the children’s descriptions to catch the thief.
    2. My uncle painted this picture. Someone has offered him a lot of money for it. He will deliver the painting tomorrow. When they give him the money, he will tell them the truth. He painted it one night while he was sleep-walking.

    Marks:5
    Answer:

    1. A bus has been stolen by somebody from outside the school. The thief was seen by some children. The bus is being searched by the police now. The children’s descriptions will be used to catch the thief.

    2. This picture was painted by my uncle. He has been offered a lot of money for it. The painting will be delivered by him tomorrow. When he is given the money by them, the truth will be told to them by him. It was painted by him one night while he was sleep-walking.

    View Answer
  • Q2

    Change the following sentences from passive to active.
    1. She was called by her mother.
    2. A lecture was being given by him.
    3. Our homework was done by us.
    4. Coffee is made in Brazil by them
    5. My purse was stolen by a thief.

    Marks:5
    Answer:

    1. Her mother called her.
    2. He was giving a lecture.
    3. We have done our homework.
    4. They make coffee in Brazil.
    5. A thief stole my purse.

    View Answer
  • Q3

    Change the following sentences from active to passive voice.
    1. She cooked rice.
    2. We shall not betray our country.
    3. Will they accept our invitation?
    4. They will have elected him their leader.
    5. Who will have opposed you?

    Marks:5
    Answer:

    1. Rice was cooked by her.
    2. Our country shall not be betrayed by us.
    3. Will our invitation be accepted by them?
    4. He will have been elected their leader.
    5. By whom will you have been opposed?

    View Answer
  • Q4

    Change the voice in the following sentences.
    1. Don’t Touch it.
    2. They were cleaning the rooms.
    3. Will they help you?
    4. Someone broke into her house.
    5. Work hard.

    Marks:5
    Answer:

    1. Let it not be touched. / You are warned not to touch it.
    2. The rooms were being cleaned by them.
    3. Will you be helped by them?
    4. Her house was broken into (by someone).
    5. You are advised/requested to work hard.

    View Answer
  • Q5

    State whether the following sentences are in active or passive voice.

    1)
    They are listening to the music.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    2)
    He lost his wallet yesterday.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    3)
    Get out.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    4)
    Leela eats breakfast.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    5)
    George cleaned his room.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    6)
    Football is played by Rohit.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    7)
    The club was founded by them.
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    8) What time did Jack send the letter?
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    9)
    Does Tim’s teacher give a lot of homework?
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    10) Won’t you download Madonna’s new song?
    a) Active
    b) Passive

    Marks:5
    Answer:

    1) a) Active

    2) a) Active

    3) a) Active

    4) a) Active

    5) a) Active
    6) b) Passive
    7) b) Passive
    8) a) Active
    9) a) Active
    10) a) Active

    View Answer