Category: Passive voice and reported speech

Passive voice.

Put each verb in brackets into a suitable passive verb form.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. The new art gallery (already open).2. I (make) to stay at home.3. The church you can see now (build) in the 12th century.4. Last year I (give) a scholarship.5. It (suggest) that the president should resign.6. Somebody was still looking at us. We (observe).7. Some old bones (find) yesterday by a group of archeologists.8. The opening ceremony (still prepare).9. I (advise) to leave before dusk, but I left after midnight anyway.10. Tom (not interest) in football.11. It's high time something (do) with the problem.12. Sue (know) by many people because of her sociability.13. The race (win) by Peter.14. Computers (use) all over the world.15. He (say) to be the richest man in our city.