Active or Passive Form Multiple Choice Exercise 5

The passive form (or passive construction) in English is very useful in many different situations. You can use it to give more information about what or who is experiencing something or you can also use it when you don’t know who did it. For a complete overview in English, click here. There is a lot of information, examples and you also have tips on how to recognize this kind of sentence.

On this page, you have an exercise in which you need to choose the right form. In short, it all comes down to the fact whether the subject of the sentence is doing (or did) the action of the sentence or not.

Active or passive form exercise

You can find the exercise below:

Active or Passive Form Multiple Choice Exercise 5

Pick the right form of the verb in the following sentences: active or passive?
A lump of clay
by the teacher.
Tea leaves
by farmers every harvest.
I always
a message to my friends on their birthday.
My computer
at this very moment by a group of hackers.
soccer every weekend.
A ball
by the enemy team.
Christopher Nolan
a new film last year.
My garden
by the storm.
My sister's iPhone
seven times today!
That dog
by his owner. What a shame!

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