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PRESENT SIMPLE (Passive)

We use present Simple passive voice to talk about the actions of universal truth, daily activities and habitual actions. Same as active voice but the difference between is that we use the 3rd form of verb and object converts into an subject while subject converts into an object.

Repeated Action

An action which happens again & again.

Formula: Object + Helping Verb + Verb 3rd
  • Cricket is played.
  • Clothes are washed.
  • The Car is driven.
  • Negative: Cricket is not played.
  • Interrogative: Is cricket played?
  • Neg. Int: Is cricket not played?
Formula: Object + Helping Verb(is / am / are) + Verb 3rd(form)

More Examples

Here are some more examples of Passive Voice Present Simple.

In comprehensive English, it's up to us to use of by.

Examples

  • The Cake is made.
  • Clothes are washed.
  • A song is sung by him.
  • The letter is written by Ali.
  • English is spoken all over the world.

  • Clothes are not washed.
  • The letter is not written by Ali.

  • Are clothes washed?
  • Is the letter written by Ali?

  • Are clothes not washed?
  • Is the letter not written by Ali?

Differences

By these examples, you can easily understand the difference between Active Voice and Passive Voice of Present Simple.

Active VoicePassive Voice
The cat killed the ratThe rat is killed by the cat
He eats an appleAn apple is eaten by him
Alina cleans the houseThe house is cleaned by Alina
Somebody cleans this room everydayThis room is cleaned every day