SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION
(Active to Passive and vice versa)
1. We have just had our suitcases taken upstairs.
- We have just had __________________________________________________ _________.
2. The teacher asked the pupils to put waste paper in baskets.
- The teacher had __________________________________________________ __________.
3. My uncle will have a man repair the fence tomorrow.
- My uncle will have __________________________________________________ ________.
4. The clown gets someone to paint his face.
- The clown __________________________________________________ ________________.
5. They searched his house and found a number of stolen articles.
- His house __________________________________________________ _________________.
6. We cannot exchange articles which customers have bought during the sale.
- Articles __________________________________________________ __________________.
7. We ask tenants not to play their radios loudly after midnight.
- Tenants __________________________________________________ __________________.
8. The examiner will read the passage three times.
- The passage __________________________________________________ _______________.
9. We have to give the books back; they didn’t allow us to take them home.
- The books __________________________________________________ ________________.
10. It’s your duty to obey him.
- You __________________________________________________ ______________________.
11. They say that he was a spy.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.
12. Someone saw him pick up the gun.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.
13. You have to see it to believe it.
- It __________________________________________________ ________________________.
14. He doesn’t like people laughing at him.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.
15. We believe that he has special knowledge which may be useful to the police.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.
16. People know that he is armed.
- It __________________________________________________ ________________________.
17. People believe that he was killed by terrorists.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.
18. This notice has been altered.
- Someone __________________________________________________ _________________.
19. He was made to surrender his passport.
- They __________________________________________________ _____________________.
20. It’s being said that too little money is being spent by the government on roads.
- People __________________________________________________ ___________________.
21. They feed the seals at the zoo twice a day.
- The seals __________________________________________________ _________________.
22. He expected us to offer him a job.
- He __________________________________________________ _______________________.