1S7 Passive voice


Pour vous entraîner:

version papier: gs_passive_forms_-_exercises

ou en ligne:

https://learnenglishteens.britishcouncil.org/grammar-vocabulary/grammar-videos/passive-forms

Allez en bas de la page et cliquez sur “Check your grammar word 2 word”

Jouez au jeu “Word 2 Word” How fast can you think!

Leave a reply with your answers!

  • We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. True or False?
  • We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. True or False?

Pour aller plus loin:

  • Watch the film extract from 300 by Zack Snyder, 2007 (known for his graphic violence! You’ve been warned! )
  • Note down all the passive voice verbs and find the active voice form.
  • Does it affect your feelings for the boy? Why?

 

 

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14 thoughts on “1S7 Passive voice

  1. I)
    1. T
    2. F
    3. F
    4. T
    5. T
    6. F
    II)
    1. My wallet bas been stolen.
    2. The road IS closed.
    3. Our television is being repaired.
    4. These bags are made by hands
    5. The film was made in one week.
    6. There were not asked TO do that.
    7. The winners will he decided next week.
    8. The Hunger Games films were based on serie of books.
    9. Over three million DVDs of Avatar have been sold.
    10. When will lunch be ready ?
    III)
    1. The play has been cancelled by the theatre.
    2. Were the students told by someone about the trip?
    3. The opening date haven’t been announced yet.
    4. My dog was hit by a car.
    5. His house had been burgled by a car.
    6. The party will be organised by student themselves.
    7. That wasn’t written by Clare.
    8. Our classroom is being painted.
    9. A meteorite is seen over the North Pole.
    10. The prize money will be divided between the two winnerS.
    Discussion
    I like Harry Potter. It was DIRECTED in 2001 in London. It was based on the serie of J. K. Rowling novels.

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  2. We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. Of course, it’s true.

    We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. No it’s false, to form the passive we use the verb “be” and the past participate !

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  3. We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. True or False? True
    We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. True or False? False -> “Be” + past participe

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  4. We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. True or False?
    True
    We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. True or False?
    False, we have to use the verb ‘be’ and the past participle to form the passive

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  5. – We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. True or False?
    -> It’s true.

    – We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. True or False?
    -> It’s false. We use the auxiliary “be” + past participle to form the passive voice.

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  6. We use the passive when we don’t want or need to specify who did the action. True or False?
    True, only if the additional agent is imprecise, it doesn’t bring important information like anyone, someone…
    We use the verb ‘have’ and the past participle to form the passive. True or False?
    False, we use the verb “be” and the past participle to form the passive.

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