W19 : Passive Voice – Past Action Part 2

English Communication Lesson

Introduction

This lesson is about writing Past passive Questions and Answers using Singular & Plural subjects

Duration : 90 minutes

Learning Outcome

At the end of this lesson, you must be able to :

  • Identify active and passive sentences
  • Know how to use verb to be and perfect verb to construct passive sentences
  • Change active to passive sentences

Video : Coming Soon

Reference : Chapter 8, Chapter 9

Note : Passive voice is desired when writing report, essay, delivering a speech etc.. In this lesson, active questions are converted to passive mode, or better known as passive voice

When using, passive voice, only Perfect Verbs can be used

Exercise 19a : Basic English Communication

Part 1 (Individual Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Did your brother use his car yesterday : ____ his car ______ yesterday?
  2. Did he open the shop yesterday? : ___ his shop ______ yesterday?
  3. Has she reminded you to do it? : ____ you ___________ to do it?
  4. What did he tell the students?  What ______ the students _________ ?
  5. Did he conduct the meeting yesterday? : _____ the meeting _________ yesterday?
  6. Was she inviting them to the ceremony? : _____ they ______________ to the ceremony?
  7. Were they preparing breakfast just now? : ____ the breakfast _____________ just now?
  8. Was he doing the job now? : ____ the job _____________ just now?
  9. Have they found the children? :  ______ the children _______________ ?
  10. Was he washing his car? : ______ his car ________________ ?

Part 2 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 Past passive Questions and Answers about :

The latest game you played

  1. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  2. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  3. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  4. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  5. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  6. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  7. (cont passive) Q : ___________________________________
  8. (cont passive) A : ___________________________________
  9. (cont passive) Q : ___________________________________
  10. (cont passive) A : ___________________________________

Sample Answers

Exercise 19a : Basic English Communication

Part 1 (Individual Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Did your brother use his car yesterday : Was his car used yesterday?
  2. Did he open the shop yesterday? : Was his shop opened yesterday?
  3. Has she reminded you to do it? : Have you been reminded to do it?
  4. What did he tell the students?  What were the students told ?
  5. Did he conduct the meeting yesterday? : Was the meeting conducted yesterday?
  6. Was she inviting them to the ceremony? : Were they being invited to the ceremony?
  7. Were they preparing breakfast just now? : Was the breakfast being prepared just now?
  8. Was he doing the job now? : Was the job being done just now?
  9. Have they found the children? :  Have the children been found ?
  10. Was he washing his car? : Was his car being washed ?

Part 2 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 Past passive Questions and Answers about :

The Money that you found

  1. (simple passive) Q : Where was the money found?
  2. (simple passive) A : It was found on under the pillow
  3. (simple passive) Q : Was it placed there by someone?
  4. (simple passive) A : Certainly it was placed there by someone
  5. (simple passive) Q : Has the money been given away?
  6. (simple passive) A : Yes, the money was given to the warden
  7. (cont passive) Q : How long was the money being kept there?
  8. (cont passive) A : Perhaps, it was being kept for 2 days
  9. (cont passive) Q : When was this incident being reported?
  10. (cont passive) A : It was being reported this morning

Week 18 : Passive Voice – Past Action Part1

English Communication Lesson

Introduction

This lesson is about writing Past passive Statements using Singular & Plural subjects

Duration : 90 minutes

Learning Outcome

At the end of this lesson, you must be able to :

  • Identify active and passive sentences
  • Know how to use verb to be and perfect verb to construct passive sentences
  • Change active to passive sentences

Reference : Chapter 8, Chapter 9

Note : Passive voice is desired when writing report, essay, delivering a speech etc.. In this lesson, active sentences are converted to passive mode, or better known as passive voice

When using, passive voice, only Perfect Verbs can be used

Video : Coming soon

Exercise 18a : Basic Communication English

Part 1 (Individual work)

Change the following active simple and active continuous statements to present simple passive and present continuous passive voice.

  1. My brother used his car yesterday : His car _____________ yesterday
  2. He opened the shop this morning : His shop ____________ this morning
  3. She reminded you to do it : You _____________ to do it
  4. He has taught the students already : The students ______________ already
  5. He conducted a meeting yesterday morning : The meeting _____________ yesterday morning
  6. She was inviting them to the ceremony : They _________________ to the ceremony
  7. They were preparing breakfast just now : The breakfast ______________ just now
  8. He was doing the job just now. The job ________________ just now
  9. They have found the children. The children ________________
  10. He has washed his car already: His car _________________ already

Part 2 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 Past passive Statements about :

Last School Holidays

  1. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  2. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  3. (simple past passive) A :________________________________________
  4. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  5. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  6. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  7. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  8. (simple past passive) A : ________________________________________
  9. (cont past passive) A : __________________________________________
  10. (cont past passive) A :__________________________________________

Sample Answers

Exercise 18a : Basic Communication English

Part 1 (Individual work)

Change the following active simple and active continuous statements to present simple passive and present continuous passive voice.

  1. My brother used his car yesterday : His car was used yesterday
  2. He opened the shop this morning : His shop was opened this morning
  3. She reminded you to do it : You were reminded to do it
  4. He has taught the students already : The students have been taught already
  5. He conducted a meeting yesterday morning : The meeting was conducted yesterday morning
  6. She was inviting them to the ceremony : They were being invited to the ceremony
  7. They were preparing breakfast just now : The breakfast was being prepared just now
  8. He was doing the job just now. The job was being done just now
  9. They have found the children. The children have been found
  10. He has washed his car already: His car has been washed already

Part 2 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 Past passive Statements about :

Last School Holidays

  1. (simple past passive) A : Our trip was held at Cameron Highland
  2. (simple past passive) A : Our tickets were purchased by the committe
  3. (simple past passive) A : We we fetched by a bus when we arrived Kuala Perlis
  4. (simple past passive) A : We were taken to many interesting places
  5. (simple past passive) A : Each room was shared by 2 persons
  6. (simple past passive) A : Our meals was prepared by a great chef
  7. (simple past passive) A : Many pictures were taken along the way
  8. (simple past passive) A : We were treated well at the hotel
  9. (cont past passive) A : Our photos were being developed at the shop
  10. (cont past passive) A : Initially, the trip was going to be arranged by the Red Cross Society

Week 15 : Passive Voice Future (Q & A)

English Communication Lesson

Introduction

This lesson is about writing Future passive Questions and Answers using Singular & Plural subjects

Duration : 90 minutes

Learning Outcome

At the end of this lesson, you must be able to :

  • Identify active and passive sentences
  • Know how to use Future verb and Perfect verb to construct passive sentences
  • Change active to passive sentences

Video : Coming Soon

Reference : Chapter 10

Note : Passive voice is desired when writing report, essay, deliver a speech etc.. In this lesson, active questions are converted to passive mode, or better known as passive voice

When using, passive voice, only Perfect Verbs can be used

Exercise 15a : Basic English Communication

Part 1

  1. My brother can change the money tomorrow : The money _______________ tomorrow
  2. They must check the lights every morning: The lights ____________ every morning
  3. I will top up my credit later : My credit ________________ up later
  4. He must re-format the computer : The computer ______________
  5. You should scan your computer : Your computer _______________
  6. She is going to invite them : They ___________________
  7. They are going to replace out TV set : Our TV set ___________________
  8. He will be selling his car soon. His car ________________ soon
  9. They will be employing new recruits. New recruits __________________
  10. I am going to question him : He ____________________

Part 2 (Group Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Can we buy the book tomorrow : ____ the book ___ ______ tomorrow?
  2. When will you do the assignment? : When ___ the assignment ___ ______ ?
  3. Why must we change this card? : Why ____ this card ____ _________ ?
  4. Can you check the door later?   ____ the door ___ _________ please?
  5. Why should we inform him? : Why _______ he ___ _________ ?
  6. Should I take this with water? : _____ this _____ _______ with water?
  7. Should they rebuilt the building? : ____ the building ______ _______ ?
  8. Can you delay your departure? : ____ your departure _____ ______ ?
  9. When will you wash the car? : When ____ the car _____ _______ ?
  10. When will they repair my car? : When ____ my car _____ _________ ?

Part 3 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 Future passive Questions and Answers about :

How to to look after your _______________ (choose an item)

  1. (simple future passive) Q : _________________________________
  2. (simple future passive) A : _________________________________
  3. (simple future passive) Q : _________________________________
  4. (simple future passive) A : _________________________________
  5. (simple future passive) Q : _________________________________
  6. (simple future passive) A : _________________________________
  7. (cont future passive) Q : ___________________________________
  8. (cont future passive) A : ___________________________________
  9. (cont future passive) Q : ___________________________________
  10. (cont future passive) A : ___________________________________

Sample Answers

Exercise 15a : Basic English Communication

Part 1

  1. My brother can change the money tomorrow : The money can be changed tomorrow
  2. They must check the lights every morning: The lights must be checked every morning
  3. I will top up my credit later : My credit will be topped up later
  4. He must re-format the computer : The computer must be re-formatted
  5. You should scan your computer : Your computer should be scanned
  6. She is going to invite them : They are going to be invited
  7. They are going to replace out TV set : Our TV set is going to be replaced
  8. He will be selling his car soon. His car will be sold soon
  9. They will be employing new recruits. New recruits will be employed
  10. I am going to question him : He is going to be questioned

Part 2 (Individual Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Can we buy the book tomorrow : Can the book be bought tomorrow?
  2. When will you do the assignment? : When will the assignment be done ?
  3. Why must we change this card? : Why must this card be changed ?
  4. Can you check the door later?   Can the door be checked please?
  5. Why should we inform him? : Why should he be informed ?
  6. Should I take this with water? : Should this be taken with water?
  7. Should they rebuilt the building? : Should the building be rebuilt ?
  8. Can you delay your departure? : Can your departure be delayed ?
  9. When will you wash the car? : When will the car be washed ?
  10. When will they repair my car? : When will my car be repaired ?

Part 3 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 present passive Questions and Answers about :

How to look after your car

  1. (simple future passive) Q : How often must the car be serviced?
  2. (simple future passive) A : It must be serviced every 3 months
  3. (simple future passive) Q : When should the battery be changed?
  4. (simple future passive) A : The battery should be changed once a year
  5. (simple future passive) Q : Can the used battery be kept?
  6. (simple future passive) A : Of course it can be kept
  7. (simple future passive) Q : When should your car be washed?
  8. (simple future passive) A : It should be washed today!!
  9. (cont future passive) Q : Is your car going to be sold?
  10. (cont future passive) A : No, it is not going to be sold!!

Week 14 : Passive Voice – Present Q & A

English Communication Lesson

Introduction

This lesson is about writing simple and continuous passive Questions and Answers using Singular & Plural subjects

Duration : 90 minutes

Learning Outcome

At the end of this lesson, you must be able to :

  • Identify active and passive sentences
  • Know how to use verb to be and perfect verb to construct passive sentences
  • Change active to passive sentences

Video : Coming Soon

Reference : Chapter 8

Note : Passive voice is desired when writing report, essay, deliver a speech etc.. In this lesson, active questions are converted to passive mode, or better known as passive voice

When using, passive voice, only Perfect Verbs can be used

Exercise 14a : Basic English Communication

Part 1 (Individual Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Does your brother use his car everyday : ____ his car ______ everyday?
  2. Does he open the shop everyday? : ___ his shop ______ everyday?
  3. Does she always remind you to do it? : ____ you always _______ to do it?
  4. What does he teach the students?  What ____ the students ______ ?
  5. Does he conduct the meeting every morning? : ____ the meeting ______ every morning?
  6. Is she inviting them to the ceremony? : _____ they _____ _______ to the ceremony?
  7. Are they preparing breakfast now? : ____ the breakfast ______ _______  now?
  8. Is he doing the job now? : ____ the job _____ ______ now?
  9. Are they searching the children? :  ____ the children _____ _______ ?
  10. Is he washing his car? : ____ his car _____ _________ ?

Part 2 (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 present passive Questions and Answers about :

My favourite TV Channel

  1. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  2. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  3. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  4. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  5. (simple passive) Q : _________________________________
  6. (simple passive) A : _________________________________
  7. (cont passive) Q : ___________________________________
  8. (cont passive) A : ___________________________________
  9. (cont passive) Q : ___________________________________
  10. (cont passive) A : ___________________________________

Sample Answers

Exercise 14a : Basic English Communication

Part 1 (Individual Work)

Change the following active questions to passive questions

  1. Does your brother use his car everyday : Is his car used everyday?
  2. Does he open the shop everyday? : Is his shop opened everyday?
  3. Does she always remind you to do it? : Are you always reminded to do it?
  4. What does he teach the students?  What are the students taught ?
  5. Does he conduct the meeting every morning? : Is the meeting conducted every morning?
  6. Is she inviting them to the ceremony? : Are they being invited to the ceremony?
  7. Are they preparing breakfast now? : Is the breakfast being prepared now?
  8. Is he doing the job now? : Is the job being done now?
  9. Are they searching the children? :  Are the children being searched ?
  10. Is he washing his car? : Is his car being washed ?

Part 2  (Group Work)

Using Singular or Plural subject, write 10 present passive Questions and Answers about :

My favourite TV Channel

  1. (simple passive) Q : Are the movies screened on Astro?
  2. (simple passive) A : Yes, they are screened on Astro
  3. (simple passive) Q : When are the movies shown?
  4. (simple passive) A : They are shown everyday
  5. (simple passive) Q : Are the movies already changed for this month?
  6. (simple passive) A : Yes, they are already changed
  7. (cont passive) Q : Is academy fantasia being hosted by Sarimah?
  8. (cont passive) A : Yes, it is currently being hosted by Sarimah
  9. (cont passive) Q : Are votes currently being accepted by Astro?
  10. (cont passive) A : Yes, votes are currently being accepted