The Passive Form Exercise 3

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 form the correct passive sentence with the tense in brackets.

The passive form exercise

You can find the exercise below:

The Passive Form Exercise 3

Read the sentences below and complete them by filling in the passive form in the correct tense.
1.
The new TV show (to love, present simple) by many people.
2.
Fire (to make, present perfect) for thousands of years.
3.
Mike Tyson (to consider, present simple) to be the greatest boxer of all time.
4.
My uncle (to strike, past perfect) by lightning twice before he died.
5.
The letter (to write, present perfect) by the king.
6.
The big cake (to eat, past simple).
7.
A lot of tips (to give, past simple) by our teacher.
8.
A new car (to buy, future simple) next week.
9.
The medical examination (to perform, past continuous) by a doctor.
10.
A new video (to upload, past simple) yesterday evening.

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