50 Sentences of Active and Passive Voice

50 Sentences of Active and Passive Voice

Tense Active Voice Passive Voice
Present Simple She delivers the letters. The letters are delivered.
Past Simple She delivered the letters. The letters were
delivered.
Future Simple She will deliver the letters. The letters will be 
delivered.
Present
Continuous
She is delivering the letters. The letters are being
delivered.
Past Continuous She was delivering the letters. The letters were being
delivered.
Going to She is going to deliver the letters. The letters are going to 
be delivered.
Present Perfect She has delivered the letters. The letters have been delivered.
Past Perfect She had delivered the letters. The letters had been delivered.
Infinitive She has to deliver the letters. The letters have to be delivered.
Modals She must deliver the letters. The letters must be delivered.

Active Voice

  • They gave a term paper to all the students and asked for them to be delivered in the best way.

Passive Voice

  • All students were given a term paper and asked to deliver them in the best way.

Active Voice

  • We frequently encounter such situations in our school and take some precautions to ensure discipline.

Passive Voice

  • These kinds of situations are frequently encountered in our school and some measures are taken to ensure discipline.

Active Voice

  • I understand the difficulty of your situation, but people should share with others what they feel in such situations.

Passive Voice

  • I understand the difficulty of the situation, but what is felt in such situations should be shared with others.

Active Voice

  • After preparing the meals, we wanted to drink a delicious coffee, but they said that we should go to the market because we could not find coffee at home.

Passive Voice

  • After the meals were prepared, we were asked to drink a delicious coffee, but since there was no coffee at home, we were told that we should go to the market.

Active Voice

  • Monkeys really like banana, and by using this fact, scientists have organized many experimental environments.

Passive Voice

  • Bananas are really loved by monkeys, and many experimental environments have been organized by scientists using this fact.

Active Voice

  • Our work was really successful, but we could not prevent a small error at the end of the work. It was very sad for everyone to experience this situation.

Passive Voice

  • The work done was really successful, but a small error could not be prevented at the end of the work. Everyone was very upset by this situation.

Active Voice

  • If you think there is any problem with this issue, you can contact me. If you can use communication tools such as e-mail, telephone or fax for this, I can provide you with faster feedback.

Passive Voice

  • If it is thought that there is a problem with this issue, I can be contacted. For this, if some communication tools are used such as e-mail, telephone or fax, faster return can be provided by me.

Active Voice

  • After counting the money, he turned to me and said that he did not want to talk more about this issue.

Passive Voice

  • After the money was counted, I was contacted and was told not to talk more about this subject.

Active Voice

  • After finishing his homework, he quickly checked and managed to upload his homework to the system. That’s why his friends expect the teacher to give him a really high grade.

Passive Voice

  • After the assignment was finished by him, it was quickly checked and uploaded to the system. Therefore, it is thought by his friends that a high grade will be given to him by the teacher.

Active Voice

  • If you want to use the TV smoothly after repairing it, you should periodically maintain it and contact the technical support team if you have a problem.

Passive Voice

  • In order for the television to be used without any problems after it is repaired, it should be periodically maintained and the technical support team should be contacted in case of a problem.

Active Voice

  • Did they tell you that we were talking to him?

Passive Voice

  • Have you been told that we are talking to him?