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Passive and Active Sentences for Low-Intermediate Students

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How much do you remember about forming active and passive sentences?

If you're unsure, have a look at this lesson before you try to answer the questions below:

Remember: Is the action being done by someone or is an action being done to something? If someone is doing the action, use the active voice and if an action is being done to something use the passive! Good luck!

Lesson by Caroline

  • 1. The cat ___ the mouse for hours!



  • 2. Five new theatre productions ___ by our team last year.



  • 3. The fence ___ by the strong winds during the storm.



  • 4. A new baby ___ every minute in the UK.



  • 5. Last summer the local children ___ all the apples from our tree.



  • 6. The students ___ to think independently.



  • 7. The Tower of London ___ by tourists from all over the world.



  • 8. Hopefully, my essay ___ by tomorrow night.



  • 9. John ___ the bills because he earns the most money.



  • 10. Tonight the part of Macbeth ___ by Andrew Smith.