ssc cgl Active and passive Voice practice questions set 2

Active and Passive Voice Solved Practice Set-2



Directions: In the following questions, the sentences have been given in Active/Passive voice. From the given alternatives, choose the one which best expresses the given sentence in Passive/ Active voice.



1.   How can anyone do this?
         (a)     This can be done by anyone.
         (b)     This could be done by anyone.
         (c)      How can this be done by anyone?
         (d)     How was this done by anyone?


2.   I will not do this work.
         (a)     This work I will not do.
         (b)     I will not be doing this work.
         (c)      Let this work not be done by me.
         (d)     This work will not be done by me.

3.   They are not laying down arms.
         (a)     Arms are not being laid down by them.
         (b)     Arms have not been laid down by them.
         (c)      Arms are not laid down by them.
         (d)     Arms will not be laid down by them.

4.   They have painted the house green.
         (a)     The house green was painted.
         (b)     The house has painted green.
         (c)      The house has been painted green by them.
         (d)     The house had been painted green.

5.   They visited the zoo last week.
         (a)     The zoo had visited them last week.
         (b)     The zoo was visited by them last week.
         (c)      Last week they had visited the zoo.
         (d)     Last week the zoo had been visited by them.

6.   They first sun-dried the garbage for one to three days to bring down the moisture level.

(a)   The moisture level was brought down by sun-drying the garbage for one to three days
 (b)   One to three days of sun-drying brought down the moisture level of  the garbage
 (c)    The moisture level of the garbage came down when it was sun-dried  for one to three days
 (d)   The garbage was first sun-dried for one to three days to bring down the moisture level


7.   Women like men to flatter them.
         (a) Men are liked by women to flatter them
         (b) Women like to be flattered by men
         (c) Women like that men should flatter them
         (d) Women are liked to be flattered by men

8.   What one must do, one must do properly.
         (a) What must be. done, must be done properly
         (b) It must be done properly what one must do
         (c) It must be done what one must do properly
         (d) One must do properly what has to be done

9.   Look at the poll results - do they inspire hope?
(a)   Let the poll results be looked - is hope inspired by them?
(b)   Let the poll results be looked at - has hope been inspired by them?
(c)    Let the poll results be looked at - is hope being inspired by them?
(d)   Let the poll results be looked at - is hope inspired by them?

10.   It is your duty to make tea at eleven O' clock.
         (a) You are asked to make tea at eleven O'clock
         (b) Your are required to make tea at eleven O'clock
         (c) You are supposed to make tea at eleven O'clock
         (d) Tea is to be made by you at eleven O'clock

11.   We all know that there is only one God.
         (a)     We are all known that there is only one God
         (b)     It is known to us all that there is only one God
         (c)      We have all known that there is only one God
         (d)     Only one God is known by us all

12.   The people elected him Mayor.
         (a)     Him was elected Mayor the people
         (b)     He was elected Mayor by the people
         (c)      Mayor is elected by the people
         (d)     He is elected by the people Mayor

13.   Don't laugh at me.
         (a)     Let me be laughed at
         (b)     let me be not laughed at
         (c)      I am laughed at
         (d)     Let me be not laughed

14.   I saw him leaving the house.
         (a)     Leaving the house he was seen by me
         (b)     He was seen leaving the house by me
         (c)      He had been seen leaving the house
         (d)     He was seen to be leaving the house

15.   Someone pulled the bull violently.
         (a)     The bull had been pulled violently by someone
         (b)     The bull was to be pulled violently by someone
         (c)      The bull had been pulled violently
         (d)     The bull was pulled violently


Answer Key:

 1.   (c)      2 (d)        3. (a)          4. (c)         5. (b)
  6. (d)      7. (b)        8. (a)          9. (d)        10 (c)
11. (b)      12. (b)    13 .(b)      14. (b)      15. (d)



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