Passive voice exercises - intermediate

Gap-filling exercise

  
Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
‎1. Bad weather has delayed the trains.
‎The trains bad weather

‎2. Someone had informed the police about the planned robbery.
‎The police by someone

‎3. Charles Dickens wrote Bleak House.
‎Bleak House

‎4. Someone has stolen my watch.
‎My watch

‎5. A piece of string held up his trousers.
‎His trousers

‎6. He broke his leg in a skiing accident.
‎his leg

‎7. Jack is taking Sandra out for a ride in his new car.
‎ Sandra by Jack in his new car

‎8. While we are away, the neighbours will water our plants.
our plants while we are away.

‎9. People play football in most countries of the world.
football by people

‎10. We clean the garages every day.
‎ the garage by us

‎11. Someone has given him a lot of money.
‎He by someone

‎12. The police arrested two hundred people.
‎Two by the police

‎13. We check every car engine thoroughly.
‎every thoroughly by us

‎14. We export this computer to seventy different countries.
‎this computer by us

‎15. We should invite the guests this week‎.
‎the guests by us

‎16. Somebody might have stolen your car if you had left the keys in it‎.
your car if you had left the keys in it.

‎17. You can’t wash this dress.
‎ this by you

‎18. We have invited all the students in the school.
‎ all the by us

‎19. We have told him not to be late again.
‎He by us late again

20. They posted all the letters yesterday‎
all the by them.