Ignacio Rela, Francisca Müller
When do we use Passive Voice? When we want to change our focus When the doer is unknown or obvious In written language ...
He cooks the foodThe food is cooked by himThe focus is changed
How do we use it? Present: am, is, are + past participleThe flowers are watered everyday Past: was, were + past part...
 Past perfect: had been + past participleAll the food had been eaten when I arrived at the party. Future: will be + ...
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Nachooo!!!! jijijijijij passivevoice

passive voice
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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  • 1. Ignacio Rela, Francisca Müller
  • 2. When do we use Passive Voice? When we want to change our focus When the doer is unknown or obvious In written language and newspapers headlines In manual or instructive pieces When you are talking about a general truth
  • 3. He cooks the foodThe food is cooked by himThe focus is changed
  • 4. How do we use it? Present: am, is, are + past participleThe flowers are watered everyday Past: was, were + past participleThe grades were posted by the teacher assistant at 3:00 pm Present perfect: has been, have been + past participleThe money has already been sent by my mother
  • 5.  Past perfect: had been + past participleAll the food had been eaten when I arrived at the party. Future: will be + past participleThe tests will be given back on Thurday

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