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Green Level Quiz #1 – The Passive Voice, Present Tense (Answers)

Part A.

Directions: Complete each statement with the verb in the present tense, passive voice. (10 points)

1. I am paid every two weeks by the company I work for. (pay)

2. The cars are washed by hand at that car wash. (wash)

3. It isn’t made in Korea. (make – negative)

4. The baby is fed every four hours. (feed)

5. You are given a lot of work to do during the week. (give)

6. His hair is cut every four weeks. (cut)

7. My car is checked regularly by a mechanic. (check)

8. The students are taught English by their teacher. (teach)

9. The office isn’t cleaned at night. (clean – negative)

10. A lot of work is done by people you never see. (do)

 

Part B.

Directions: Complete each question with the verb in the present tense, passive voice. (10 points)

1. Are you paid on Fridays? (pay)

2. On what days is the store closed? (close)

3. Isn’t the computer fixed yet? (fix – negative)

4. Is he given a lot of responsibility in his job? (give)

5. Are the packages delivered in the morning? (deliver)

6. Is she driven to school every morning? (drive)

7. When are the students tested? (test)

8. When am I paid? (pay)

9. Where is the best soccer played? (play)

10. Isn’t he loved by his wife anymore? (love – negative)

Part C.

Directions: Conjugate the verb “give” in the present tense, passive voice. (5 points)

singular
plural

I am given

You are given

He is given

She is given

It is given

We are given

You are given

They are given

 

Conjugate the verb “wash” in the present tense, passive voice, negative . (5 points)

singular
plural

I’m not washed

You aren’t washed

He isn’t washed

She isn’t washed

It isn’t washed

We aren’t washed

You aren’t washed

They aren’t washed

 Remember: you can use any verb in this exercise, regular or irregular. I just happened to pick “wash.” It’s most likely with this particular verb to say “It isn’t washed” or “They aren’t washed,” but you can use it with people too in some cases.