Passive voice exercise

July 1, 2013pdf

Change the following sentences into passive voice. Choose the correct answer.

1. They took her to hospital yesterday.

a) She was being taken to hospital yesterday.

b) She had been taken to hospital yesterday.

c) She was taken to hospital yesterday.

d) She had taken to hospital yesterday.

2. Did the noise frighten you?

a) Were you being frightened by the noise?

b) Were you frightened by the noise?

c) Had you been frightened by the noise?

d) Was you frightened by the noise?

3. Someone will show you the path.

a) You will show the path to someone.

b) You will be shown the path by someone.

c) You will have been shown the path by someone.

d) Someone will have been shown the path by you.

4. Let him attend the call.

a) Let the call be attended by him.

b) Let the call been attended by him.

c) Let the call be attended.

d) None of these

5. Thousands visit the shrine every year.

a) The shrine was visited by thousands every year.

b) The shrine is visited by thousands every year.

c) The shrine has been visited by thousands every year.

d) The shrine was being visited by thousands every year.

Answers

1. She was taken to hospital yesterday.

2. Were you frightened by the noise?

3. You will be shown the path by someone.

4. Let the call be attended by him.

5. The shrine is visited by thousands every year.

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