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THE PASSIVE VOICE
REVISION
When we deal with voice we need to take into account
Who does the action Who receives the action
Subject Object
Who does the action? A sentence in the ACTIVE
voice
Who receives the action? A sentence in the PASSIVE
voice
LOOK!
tell a ...
Practise:
Decide whether the people or things are doing the action (D) or receiving the
action (R) and provide an active o...
 Make past simple active and passive voice sentences
for these pictures
 Who did the action?
 Who received the action?
...
Watch the following video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKUNYp_Bc0g
 How many passive voice sentences can you hear?
 ...
The end
Passive voice revision. Quick revision + activities
Passive voice revision. Quick revision + activities
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Passive voice revision. Quick revision + activities

  1. 1. THE PASSIVE VOICE REVISION
  2. 2. When we deal with voice we need to take into account Who does the action Who receives the action Subject Object
  3. 3. Who does the action? A sentence in the ACTIVE voice Who receives the action? A sentence in the PASSIVE voice LOOK! tell a secret Tom told Anna a secret. Bob was told a secret. Tom did the action. Bob received the action
  4. 4. Practise: Decide whether the people or things are doing the action (D) or receiving the action (R) and provide an active or passive sentence in each case. 1. colour hair 2. paint nails R ___ Her hair is being coloured She…………………………………………… 3. break 4. feed __ __ The window ………………………….. The baby ………………………………… 5. scold 6. scold __ __ The boy …………………………….. The teacher…………..…….…….....…
  5. 5.  Make past simple active and passive voice sentences for these pictures  Who did the action?  Who received the action? monkey –boy – tiger – bicycle – ride
  6. 6. Watch the following video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKUNYp_Bc0g  How many passive voice sentences can you hear?  How many active voice sentences can you hear or read?  Transcribe 5 five pasive voice sentences and 2 two active voice sesntences
  7. 7. The end

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