5 Examples of Active and Passive Voice

5 Examples of Active and Passive Voice

5 Examples of Active and Passive Voice

1)

Active: Janice wrote the letter.

Passive: The letter was written by Janice.

2)

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.

3)

Active: I have been asked a question by a previous teacher.

Passive: A previous teacher has asked me a question.

4)

Active: The cat caught the mouse.

Passive: The mouse was caught by the cat.

5)

Active: Someone broke into my house last night and stole my laptop.

Passive: My laptop was stolen from my house last night by someone.