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Match the sentences in Column A with Column B and select the correct answer from the
options given:

Column A Column B
(a) I lost my purse 1.  Compound Sentence
(b) A book was written by Meera 2.  Active Voice
(c) The mountain is very steep and I cannot climb it 3.  Complex Sentence
(d) Though he is old, he walks quickly 4.  Passive Voice

   (a)    (b)    (c)    (d)
(A)  2     4      1      3
(B)  4      1       2     3
(C)   1      2      3     4
(D)  3      1       2     4

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Which of the following sentences are in active voice?
I. They sing songs in the assembly.
II. A notice was sent by the manager.
III. You gave him your pen.
IV. He has built a house in his native place.
(A) Only I, III and IV are correct
(B) Only II, III and IV are correct
(C) I, II and III are correct
(D) All are correct

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Which of the following options has a sentence with the verb in the active voice?
(A) The letter has just been posted
(B) The bird was killed by a cruel boy
(C) The cat drank all the milk
(D) He is loved by all

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Pick out the correct passive form of the verb.
We should help the poor.
(A) must be helped
(B) will be helped
(C) should be helped
(D) shall be helped

Explanation

Active voice : We should help the poor.
Passive voice : The poor should be helped by us.

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Pick out the correct active form of the verb.
A poem has been written by Gopi
(A) has written
(B) had written
(C) would have written
(D) would write

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Pick out the correct passive form of the verb for the given sentence :
They called Manu
(A) called
(B) was called
(C) has been called
(D) would be called

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Which of the following sentences is in passive voice
(A) He learns many languages
(B) A car was bought by him
(C) I consume fruits regularly
(D) She writes a letter

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Which sentence cannot be changed into passive voice?
(A) Everyone praised him for his honesty
(B) They named the baby Lucy in the Church
(C) Hari is a doctor in America
(D) Balu kicked the ball towards the wall

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“Give the order”
Choose the passive form of the above sentence from the options given below :
(A) The order was given
(B) The order is given
(C) Let the order be given
(D) First give the order

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Identify the sentence that contains the passive form of the verb:
(A) The workers are painting the walls
(B) Ram was driving the car at that time
(C) A laptop will have been sent to me by my mother
(D) Antony touched the hearts of the people

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Identify the right pair of sentences in active and passive form
(A) We saw you and him,
You and he were seen by us
(B) He keeps me waiting –
 I am kept waited
(C) We expect good news
 Good news is expecting
(D) We prohibit smoking
 Smoking has been prohibited

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Identify the sentence which is not in the same voice as the others
(A) Without effort, nothing can be gained
(B) My watch was lost
(C) All desire wealth and some acquire it
(D) He was refused admittance

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Pick out the sentence which is in active voice.
(A) He is loved by all
(B) The field is ploughed
(C) The thief was caught
(D) The man cut down the tree

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Complete the following sentence using a suitable form of the passive voice :
In primitive times, stone implements—— to kill animals.
(A) was employed
(B) were employed
(C) will be employed
(D) had been employed

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Identify the sentence with the verb in its passive form.
(A) The symposium was inaugurated by the Director.
(B) The Director inaugurated the symposium.
(C) The workers are painting the walls.
(D) Gopi has written a poem.

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Identify the sentence that contains a verb in its active form.
(A) The work was completed by the students.
(B) The old man completed his work.
(C) The gifts were issued to the children.
(D) The culprits must be arrested by the police.

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Select the correct voice.
Which of the following options has a sentence with the verb in the active voice?
(A) THe exhibition was opened by the Governor
(B) The dog chased the sheep
(C) Nothing will be gained by hurry
(D) The thief was caught

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Which of the following options has a sentence with a verb in the active voice?
(A) The letter was posted last night
(B) The boy was bitten by a dog
(C) Columbus discovered America
(D) The enemy was compelled to surrender

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Which of the following options has a sentence with the verb in the active voice?
(A) Many students attended this workshop.
(B) Many students were questioned.
(C) Many students have been screened.
(D) Many students had been given a warning.

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Choose the correct passive voice of the following sentence :
Post this letter
(A) This letter has to post
(B) This letter will be posted
(C) You should post this letter
(D) Let this letter be posted

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Choose the correct active form of the sentence given below.
He was awarded a prize by the Government.
(A) The Government will award him a prize
(B) The Government will be awarding him a prize
(C) The Government have to award him a prize
(D) The Government awarded him a prize

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Select the appropriate active voice of the underlined words :
The wounded boy was being helped by the strangers.:
(A) is helped
(B) were helping
(C) would help
(D) had been helped

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Choose the correct Passive Voice of the sentence given below:
Who broke the glass?
(A) By whom the glass was broken?
(B) By whom was the glass broken?
(C) Who has been broken the glass?
(D) By whom was the glass break?

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The wounded man was being helped by some boys.
The active form of the above sentence is :
(A) Some boys were helping the wounded man.
(B) Some boys are helping the wounded man.
(C) Some boys have been helping the wounded man.
(D) Some boys have not been helping the wounded man.

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Choose the correct passive voice of the sentence given below :
He will have written a letter.
(A) A letter will have written by him.
(B) A letter will have write by him.
(C) A letter will be written by him.
(D) A letter will have been written by him.

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Find out the appropriate passive voice for the following sentence :
Will the teacher test our English?
(A) Will our English be tested by the teacher?
(B) Will we test our English by the teacher?
(C) Will the teacher be tested in English?
(D) Will our English test the teacher?

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Why did your brother write such a letter?
Choose the passive form of the above sentence :
(A) None
(B) Why did such a letter was written by your brother?
(C) Why was such a letter written by your brother?
(D) Why has he written such a letter?

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Choose the correct passive form of the sentence given below :
We should help the poor.
(A) The poor have to be helped.
(B) The poor should be helped.
(C) The poor must be helped.
(D) The poor was to be helped.

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Match the. sentence in Column ‘A’ with Column ‘B’ and select the correct answer from the options given :

Column ‘A’ Column ‘B’
(a) We must eat to live 1. Complex sentence
(b) He wrote me a letter 2. Passive voice
(c) The letter was written by me 3. Active voice
(d) Though I like tea, I prefer coffee 4. Simple sentence

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(A) 4 3 2 1
(B) 4 3 1 2
(C) 3 4 2 1
(D) 3 4 1 2

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Rewrite the sentence in the passive voice :
The man completed his work. His master paid him.
(A) His work is completed by the man and he is paid by his master
(B) His work was completed by the man and he was paid by his master
(C) His work had completed by the man and he was paid by his master
(D) His work has completed by the man and he has been paid by his master

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Choose the impersonal passive voice statement.
(A) His request had been rejected by Raja
(B) Lots of things can be· done on the internet
(C) The nets are carried in boats by fishermen
(D) The captain was scolded by George Washington

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Complete the following using the suitable form of passive voice
A wide variety of liquids —— in chemical plants.
(A) used
(B) are used
(C) use
(D) is used