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miércoles, 20 de octubre de 2010

passive and active voice



                                               Voz activa


Es cuando una persona realiza una acción directamente, o cuando la acción cae directamente sobre tal persona.
Ex:
He visits the park every day.
We sing a song.

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gq2PGmi8FNc                                 



                                              Voz pasiva


Con este video entenderemos un poco mas lo que es passive voice:                                       
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTGRYTuAjbA


Es cuando una persona recibe la acción o la acción recae indirectamente en la persona.

Para construir la voz pasiva =  (to be + acción en pasado. P.)
Example with simple present:

Voz activa) the hunter chases the tiger.
Voz pasiva) the tiger is chased by him.

With present progressive:

Activa) he is chasing the tiger.
Pasiva) the tiger is being chased by him.

With simple past:

A) He chased the tiger.
P) the tiger was chased by him.
With past progressive:
A) He was chasing the tiger.
P) the tiger was being chased by him.     


The active voice sentence is given to you, you have to make a passive voice sentence from each one of them:

1) the hunter chases the tiger.      ______________________________
2) he is chasing the tiger.    __________________________
3) he chased the tiger.     _________________________
4) he was chasing the tiger.     ________________________
5) He will chase the tiger.      ______________________
6) He is going to chase the tiger.    _______________________
7) I should study french.     _______________________
8) I must do my duties.      ______________________
9) He has chased the tiger.     _______________________
10) He had chased the tiger.       ________________________




  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fmKnAHb-CRI




con esta explicacion quiza ya tengas una idea general de lo que es passive and active voice....