The Passive Voice

The Passive Voice, English passive voice definitions and examples;

The Passive Voice
A passive sentence consist of;

  • The subject
  • The verb to be in the correct tense.
  • The past participle of the verb needed.
  • Sometimes, the agent and/or other complements


Subject + verb + “to be” + Past participle

Example sentences;

  • The novel was read by Mom in one day.
  • This film wasn’t liked by no one.
  • The windows had been broken.