5 Examples of Active and Passive Voice
Active: Janice wrote the letter.
Passive: The letter was written by Janice.
Active: The couple built their house by hand over a period of two years.
Passive: Their house was built by hand over a period of two years by the couple.
Active: I have been asked a question by a previous teacher.
Passive: A previous teacher has asked me a question.
Active: The cat caught the mouse.
Passive: The mouse was caught by the cat.
Active: Someone broke into my house last night and stole my laptop.
Passive: My laptop was stolen from my house last night by someone.