The difference between active and passive voice 

Examples of active voice and passive voice with meanings 

 

Learn the difference between active voice and passive voice

 

What is the difference between active voice and passive voice? Also with meanings and examples.

Voices of the verb meaning

In English grammar, voices of verb are defined by the standard of verb and signals whether the subject acts or is acted upon.

There are two types of voices:-

Active voice.

Passive voice.

 

What is active voice?

Active voice is what is known as "normal" voice. This is the voice that we use most of the time.

When using active voice, the object will receive the action of the verb.

Jason posted the letter.

Active voice

Subject

Verb

Object

>

Jason

posted

the letter.

 What is passive voice and when to use it?

The passive voice is not used as much as active voice but is just as important.

When using the passive voice, the subject will receive the action of the verb.

You use passive voice when you need to make the active object more important.

We do not know the active subject

The letter was mailed by Marilyn.

 

Passive

Subject

Verb

Object

<

 

The letter

was posted

by Jason.

Learning the difference between active voice and passive voice, with examples

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How to download the active and passive voice grammar lesson

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