The Passive Form 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 form the correct passive sentence with the tense in brackets.

The passive form exercise

You can find the exercise below:

The Passive Form Exercise 5

Read the sentences below and complete them by filling in the passive form in the correct tense.
1.
The record (to break, present perfect) five times already!
2.
Water (to boil, past simple) to make tea.
3.
He (to kick, past simple) out of the club by the bouncer.
4.
That actress (to love, present simple) by many fans all over the world.
5.
A new type of butterfly (to discover, present perfect) in the jungle.
6.
Dinner (to prepare, present continuous) by my mother.
7.
The big tree in our garden (to cut, past simple) because it was too dangerous.
8.
Money (to print, present continuous) as we speak.
9.
Their store (to rob, present perfect) seven times already.
10.
The lap (to complete, past simple) in 20 seconds.

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