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Active and Passive Voice

Active and Passive Voice

9th Class, ENGLISH KNOWLEDGE, grammar, School English, UPPER INTERMEDIATE (B2), WORKSHEETS
Active and Passive Voice   In the active voice, the subject of the sentence performs the action:   I                       aced                            the               exam.  Subject/actor            verb                            object/thing acted on   In the passive voice, the object of the action becomes the subject of the sentence, and the actor appears in a prepositional phrase, or is absent from the sentence: The exam                  was aced                                               (by me).                          Subject                      verb                actor/object of prepositional phrase   ► Use the active voice when the actor’s identity is important.   Active:            The butler did it. Pass