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A verb is in the passive voice if the subject receives the action.
Here's an example of a passive voice:
The hikers were found by the dogs.
The subject is hikers, and the the verb phrase is were found.
Active voice:

The dogs found the hikers.
Active voice: Can I help you?
Passive voice: Can you be helped?
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Q: What are some examples of passive voice?
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How is passive voice formed?

The passive voice must have the verb 'to be' in the correct tense plus the past participle of the main verb. Here are some examples: I do (active)/it is done (passive) I did (active)/it was done (passive) I am doing (active)/it is being done (passive) I was doing (active)/it was being done (passive) and so on


Is please dont tell you an passive voice?

No. The passive voice must have the verb 'to be' in the correct tense plus the past participle of the main verb. Here are some examples: I do (active)/it is done (passive) I did (active)/it was done (passive) I am doing (active)/it is being done (passive) I was doing (active)/it was being done (passive) and so on


Examples of sentences in active voice?

He TOLD me is active I WAS TOLD by him is passive


When the subject receives the action the voice is said to be?

The voice of the verb is passive when the subject receives the action. Examples: The tree was cut by the lumberjack. (passive voice) The lumberjack cut the tree. (active voice)


When is a verb said to be in the passive voice?

The passive voice must have the verb 'to be' in the correct tense plus the past participle of the main verb. Here are some examples: I do (active)/it is done (passive) I did (active)/it was done (passive) I am doing (active)/it is being done (passive) I was doing (active)/it was being done (passive) and so on A verb is put into the passive voice when we don't know who did the action, we're not interested, or we don't care


What is protect in a passive voice?

The passive voice must have the verb 'to be' in the correct tense plus the past participle of the main verb. Here are some examples: I do (active)/it is done (passive) I did (active)/it was done (passive) I am doing (active)/it is being done (passive) I was doing (active)/it was being done (passive) and so on So to change protect into the passive would be I protect (active)/ It is protected (passive)


Passive voice of ''what do you do''?

The passive voice of ''what do you do'' is "what is done by you?"


What are some examples of passive exercise?

dumbelling is passive exercise


What is a passive sentence?

A passive sentence is one that uses the passive voice, where the object becomes the subject. Examples : "The opportunity was missed." "The tree was hit by lightning."


Is 'He is a boy' passive voice?

No this sentence is not passive voice.


Were dumped active or passive voice?

Passive voice


Was conducted a passive voice or active voice?

Passive Voice.

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