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Category: Passive voice and reported speech

Passive voice or active voice?

Put each verb in brackets into a suitable 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. I wanted to do some work for them but they (turn down) my help.2. I'm sorry, but all the tickets (already sell).3. I (make) to clean the bathroom in spite of my clear reluctance.4. He's her father. He should (tell) about the accident.5. Sara had her birthday a week ago and we (give) her a beautiful present.6. I think Mark (play) a great role in tomorrow's match.7. It was only two weeks ago when my house (destroy) by the storm.8. He (say) to have robbed the bank.9. She often (say) she likes Polish cousin.10. The singer got sick and had to (take over) by someone else.11. He wants me to (go) with him.12. Our flight (delay) and we had to wait for 2 hours at the airport.13. The museum (visit) by 1 mln people each year.14. I (give) a nice gift for my birthday yesterday.15. Someone (follow) us when we were going home.