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Passive Voice

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Passive Voice

  1. 1. 1.<br />a.<br />I. Wear<br />II.write<br />2.<br />b.<br />3.<br />c.<br />III.manufacture<br />IV.drink<br />4.<br />d.<br />5.<br />e.<br />V. produce<br />6.<br />f.<br />VI. componse<br />VII. direct<br />7.<br />g.<br />
  2. 2. Active voice<br /><ul><li>Active Voice– indicates that the subject of the verb is acting,Because the subject does the verb in such sentences</li></ul>Who?<br />Jonh Lennon wrote Imagine song<br />What?<br />
  3. 3. Passive Voice<br /><ul><li>In a passive voice sentence, the subject and object flip-flop. The subject becomes the passive recipient of the action.</li></ul>Subject<br />Object<br />Active voice<br />Jonh Lennon wrote Imagine song<br />Passivevoice<br />by Jonh Lennon<br />Imagine song<br />waswritten<br />Object<br />Subject<br />
  4. 4. Form of Passive Voice Verbs<br /><ul><li>The passive voice requires a "double verb" and will always consist of a form of the verb "to be" and the past participle of another verb.
  5. 5. Example:</li></ul> Active: The students drink frutsis a lot.<br /> Passive: Frutsisaredrunkby the students.<br />(are is a form of the verb “be”. Drunk is the past participle of drink)<br />
  6. 6. Form of Passive Voice Verbs<br />
  7. 7. The window … broken.<br />The windows … broken.<br />
  8. 8. The snakes … cut.<br />The snake … cut.<br />
  9. 9. The man … eaten<br />The men … eaten<br />
  10. 10. The man … stabbed.<br />The men … stabbed.<br />
  11. 11. The man … punched.<br />The men … punched.<br />
  12. 12. The man … kicked.<br />The men … kicked.<br />
  13. 13. The boy … kissed.<br />The boys … kissed.<br />
  14. 14. The man … scratched.<br />The men … scratched.<br />
  15. 15. The man … killed.<br />The men … killed.<br />
  16. 16. The boy … pushed.<br />The boys … pushed.<br />
  17. 17. The man … bitten.<br />The men … bitten.<br />
  18. 18. The boy … licked.<br />The boys … licked.<br />
  19. 19. The alien … run over.<br />The aliens … run over.<br />
  20. 20. The alien .. hit.<br />The aliens .. hit.<br />
  21. 21. The babies … taken.<br />The baby … taken.<br />
  22. 22. He … stung.<br />They … stung.<br />
  23. 23. Exercise<br />They arrested her last week.<br />John wrote a letter.<br />They invited ten friends to the party.<br />The maid will clean all the house for tomorrow.<br />My brother hits me every day<br />We will build a new house.<br />

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