English Grammar- Active Vs Passive Voice Quiz

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English Grammar- Active Vs Passive Voice Quiz

Welcome here; this is an English grammar quiz about active and passive voices. Do you know how to build sentences correctly in both ways? Well, this quiz is made exactly to find that out. So, let's see if you can do it or not.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is this sentence active or passive voice?  I was bitten by a dog a few days ago. 
    • A. 

      Passive voice

    • B. 

      Active voice

  • 2. 
    I am writing to complain about the service at the Palace Hotel. ___________________ on 18 February.
    • A. 

      A room was reserved there

    • B. 

       I reserved a room there

  • 3. 
    J K Rowling has not always been rich. Before _________________________ , she was a single mother struggling to make ends meet.
    • A. 

       she wrote the Harry Potter books

    • B. 

      The Harry Potter books were written

  • 4. 
    Which tense is this sentence?   This experience is not forgotten by me
    • A. 

      Active voice present simple

    • B. 

      Passive voice present simple

  • 5. 
    The thieves got away with over $2 million in cash. However, two hours later ____________________ at the airport.
    • A. 

      They were arrested

    • B. 

       the police arrested them

  • 6. 
    Passive voice present simple: These machines ---------- (use) to mix the ingredients. 
  • 7. 
    Passive voice past simple: The students ---- (inform) that the class had been cancelled.
  • 8. 
    Change this sentence into passive voice: They renovated the restaurant in 2004.
  • 9. 
    Spanish is the world's third most widely-spoken language. ----------
    • A. 

      It is spoken by around 500 million people.

    • B. 

      Around 500 million people speak it.

  • 10. 
    A huge mixer combines flour and water to make dough. _________________ into strips.
    • A. 

      Other machines then roll it flat and cut it

    • B. 

      This is then rolled flat and cut

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