• Table with passive voice
    ACTIVE AND PASSIVE TENSES CHART |SIMPLE PRESENT and SIMPLE PAST | |The active object becomes the passive subject. | |am/is/are +  past participle ...
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    PASSIVE VOICE. NEARLY ALL THE VERBS FORMS IN TEXT ARE IN THE PASSIVE .THE PASSIVE IS FORMED VITH THE VERB TO BE AND THE PAST PARTICIPLE. TIMES | ACTIVE | PASSIVE | PRESENT SIMPLE | LEO HELPS THE BOY | THE BOY IS HELPED BY LEO | PRESENT CONTINUOS | LEO IS HELPING THE BOY | THE BOY IS BEING HELPED...
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    PASSIVE VOICE Use of Passive Passive voice is used when the focus is on the action. It is not important or not known, however, who or what is performing the action. Example: My bike was stolen. In the example above, the focus is on the fact that my bike was stolen. I do not know, however, who did...
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  • Passive voice
    The passive voice is a grammatical construction (a "voice") in which the subject of a sentence or clause denotes the recipient of the action rather than the performer. In the English language, the English passive voice is formed with an auxiliary verb (usually be or get) plus a participle (usually the...
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  • Passive voice
    de los 12 D avid S humway, “ Jameson/ H er meneut ics/Postmod e rnism” , íbid., pp.172- 202. Thomas Huhn, “The Postmodern Return, with a vengeance of subjectivity”. íbid. pp 249-67. 13 124 PsiKolibro usos políticos radicales de gran parte del posestructuralismo (pero entonces...
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    Passive Voice Para encontrar el CD preguntamos ¿Qué? Al verbo y el CD pasa a ser el sujeto. El suejeto que realiza la acción pasa a a ser el Complemento Agente que va seguido de by. Preguntaremos ¿A quien? Para saber el CI. The lady buys a new hat. A new hat is bought by the lady. Tiempo Verbal de...
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     Reseña de película La cabaña del terror Fecha: 12 de noviembre de 2013 Introducción: datos de identificación La cabaña del terror (The Cabin in the Woods) es una película de terror estadounidense, La película fue estrenada el 13 de abril de...
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    Introduction Normal passive Reporting verbs Ditransitive verbs Prepositional or phrasal verbs restrictions Causative Have/Get Summing-up Exercises Links “Voice” is linked to the verb because it is considered one of the features that define it, together with “tense”, “person”...
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    Passive Voice The passive voice is used when focusing on the person or thing affected by an action. * The Passive is formed: Passive Subject To Be Past Particple * It is often used in business and in other areas where the object of the action is more important than those who perform the action...
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    Passive Voice The passive voice is used when focusing on the person or thing affected by an action. * The Passive is formed: Passive Subject + To Be + Past Particple The house was built in 1989. * It is often used in business when the object of the action is more important than those who perform...
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  • Passive voice
    They listen to music. Active Passive She is reading an e-mail Active Passive These cars are produced in Japan. Active Passive Alan teaches Geography. Active Passive German is spoken in Austria. Active Passive Lots of houses were destroyed by...
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    The Passive Voice (La voz pasiva) Hasta ahora hemos hablado de la voz activa donde enfocamos la acción del verbo en el sujeto. Pero cuando queremos dar más importancia a la acción y no a quien la ha realizado, utilizamos la voz pasiva. Ejemplos: La voz activa He ate all of the cookies. (Comió todas...
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    Passive Voice To say who actually invented the sport of snowboarding would be impossible because people have always loved to slide down a snow-covered hill. Soaring through the snow on some kind of seat or board is nothing new. The ways to enjoy the snow are numerous, and people have devised ways...
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    GRAMMAR IN USE PAGE # 88 Passive Voice 13 Read the sentences a-h and underline the passive forms, then answer question 1-6. a. Customers are requested to refrain from smoking inside the store. b. The motorist was fined £80 for illegal parking. c. Breakfast is now being served in the garden...
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    Passive Voice - Voz Pasiva Hablaremos en esta ocasión sobre un recurso gramatical de gran importancia en la lengua inglesa: la voz pasiva. Para comenzar estableceremos la diferencia con el lenguaje que utilizamos habitualmente llamado voz activa en el cual la acción del verbo recae sobre el sujeto mientras...
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    “She’s got a great job. Fifty grand a year and fifteen days’ paid vacation.” (American) 5. “You know what happened to Steve? He left his coat on a chair with his wallet in the pocket, and someone nicked it.” (British) 6. “She’s … unusual. Not a bad person, just kind of kooky.” (American) 7. “I flunked my...
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    Nombre :Yadira Yamile Sanchez Marin Materia :teatro Maestra : Andrea 2B Colegio Oliverio Cromwell “Quiela” La obra se realizo en el teatro la capilla el viernes a las 20:30 la historia trata sobre una mujer...
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  • Passive voice
    PASSIVE VOICE Study this example This house was built in 1930. “ was built” is pasive. Compare active and passive. Somebody built this house in 1930. ( active) Subject object This house was built in 1930. ( passive) We use an active verb to say what the subject does.  My grandfather was a builder....
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    PASSIVE VOICE 1- Carmen should visit the doctor because she is ill. 2- My son wrote two pages for his exam. 3- While Carmen was reading the book, my father was washing the car. 4- I don´t do my homework every days. 5- She doesn´t study the lessons. 6- My daughter didn´t write her letter...
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  • Passive voice
    THE PASSIVE VOICE Use We use the passive when we don’t know, or it isn’t important, who does the action. The passive is much more frequently used in English than in Spanish. El passive voice se usa cuando quieras enfatizar que se ha hecho una acción en vez de quien realiza o hace una acción...
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