Active or Passive in English – Exercise 2

Task No. 1033

Decide whether the sentences are written in Active or Passive.

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The Passive Tense Explained

Welcome to your Active or Passive in English – Exercise 2

1 Boys like to play soccer. → Clue
No past participle in sentence
2 The house has been painted white. → Clue
Active is "A person has painted the house white"
3 Cricket is played in India. → Clue
Active is "People in India play cricket"
4 I was given a letter. → Clue
Active is "Someone gave me a letter"
5 We have lost our way. → Clue
No past participle in sentence
6 You might see lions here. → Clue
No past participle in sentence
7 The report must be completed by tomorrow. → Clue
Active is "Somebody must complete this report by tomorrow"
8 They were playing a song in class yesterday. → Clue
No past participle in sentence
9 A letter was written to her some days ago. → Clue
Active is "Someone wrote her a letter some days ago"
10 Your car is being repaired at the moment. → Clue
Active is "A person is repairing your car."