Grammar: Present Simple Passive (pre-intermediate)

26 Questions  I  By Csabiteacher on April 5, 2012
In this short quiz of 25 items, you can practice how the Present Simple Passive is used. Remember to use the be + 3rd form of the verb in all the sentences. Sometimes, you need to use the active voice, not the passive one. Be careful which one to choose. Good luck! © Csaba Berger, 2012

  
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1.  Portuguese ... spoken in France as an official language.
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  I ... up by my mother every day.
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  The wedding ... (organise) by a team.
4.  Thriller is sung ... Michael Jackson.
5.  MP3 music songs ... by millions of people.
A.
B.
C.
D.
6.  The students ... the exam at the end of the school year.
7.  Transform the following active sentence into a passive one: They cook soup in the kitchen.
8.  Transform the following active sentence into a passive one. They speak English all over the world.
9.  Match the following passive sentences with their active equivalent.
A. They see a bird in the sky.
A.
B. They eat fast food very often.
B.
C. George hit a cat.
C.
10.  Which is the correct passive equivalent of the following passive sentence: Mountain climbers use a lot of bottled oxygen.
A.
B.
C.
D.
11.  Erica ... the record of the champion of free diving.
A.
B.
C.
D.
12.  My shirts ... ironed every day.
A.
B.
C.
D.
13.  What's the passive equivalent of this active sentence? Sunglasses protect our eyes in summer.
14.  People buy clothes in the shopping centre.
15.  Chinese ... (not understand) by many Hungarians.
16.  My hair ... (cut) every second week.
17.  My hairdresser ... my hair every second week.
18.  What's the passive equivalent of this active question: Do they ride this horse every day?
A.
B.
C.
D.
19.  This email was sent ... the boss.
20.  The match is ... (win) by Real Madrid every time.
21.  The gardener ... a lot of flowers in the yard.
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  Every glass ... (break) in this house.
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  Match the following sentences.
A. Books are sold every day.
A.
B. TV is watched by a lot of people.
B.
C. A bus is driven by a bus driver.
C.
D. Sandcastles are built by children on the beach.
D.
24.  My leg is ... when I play football with my friends.
A.
B.
C.
D.
25.  People wear pullovers in winter.
26.  Transform the following sentence into a passive one: People speak English all over the world.
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