Passive voice

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Passive voice

  1. 1. Passive voice<br />We only use the passive when we are interested in the object or when we do not know who caused the action.<br />We can only form a passive sentence from an active sentence when there is an object in the active sentence.<br />
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  3. 3. Passive voice in simple present tense <br />Form:<br />(To be) Is/are + past participle <br />
  4. 4. Passive voice in simple past tense<br />Form:<br />To be (was/were) + past participle<br />
  5. 5. Passive voice in present perfect tense<br />Form:<br />Has/have + been + past participle<br />
  6. 6. Passive voice with future simple tense<br />Form:<br />Will + be + past participle<br />
  7. 7. Passive voice with modals<br />Form:<br />Can + be + past participle<br />

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