118 - Future Passive Voice Future Grammar essential#118 Active Passive Voice definition definition A verb is said to be active voice when it verb

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Unformatted text preview: Future Passive Voice Future Grammar essential #118 Active/ Passive Voice definition definition A verb is said to be active voice when it verb active expresses an action performed by its subject. subject. A verb is said to be passive voice when the verb passive action it expresses is performed upon its upon subject. subject. Active / Passive examples Active active voice The coach will instruct the players. The subject performs the action. Passive voice The players will be instructed by the coach. The subject receives the action. Passive or active? Passive 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. The album will be received unfavorably by the fans. The student body elects its council reps. Angelo’s courageous act averted a tragedy. A bit part will be played by the well-known actor. Someone at the airport recognized the popular actor. A volunteer usually leads the discussions. That counting game will be played by more than one That person. person. 8. A prophet’s warnings will be usually ignored at first. 9. WC Handy composed many famous jazz pieces. 10. Handy’s contributions to music will be appreciated by Handy’s many listeners. many Passive or active? Passive 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. The album will be received unfavorably by the fans. p The The student body elects its council reps. a The Angelo’s courageous act averted a tragedy. a Angelo’s A bit part will be played by the well-known actor. p bit Someone at the airport recognized the popular actor.a A volunteer usually leads the discussions. a volunteer That counting game will be played by more than one That person.p person. 8. A prophet’s warnings will be usually ignored at first.p 9. WC Handy composed many famous jazz pieces.a 10. Handy’s contributions to music will be appreciated by Handy’s many listeners. p Passive voice in Spanish Passive Passive voice is always made with the Passive same pattern. same Ser + past participle If you look at the examples, ser is the first If part of the passive voice structure followed by a past participle in English. followed Future passive voice Future The pattern is the same as present passive The voice. Ser + past participle Ser The only difference is instead of The conjugating ser in the present tense, it is now in the future tense. now Ser (future tense) + past participle Look at the passive examples. examples. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. The album will be received unfavorably by the fans. A bit part will be played by the well-known actor. That counting game will be played by more than one That person. person. A prophet’s warnings will be usually ignored at first. Handy’s contributions to music will be appreciated Handy’s by many listeners. by Do you see the ser and past participles going to Do happen? happen? REMEMBER REMEMBER Remember regular past participles are Remember made by adding –ado or –ido to the stem. stem. There are the irregulars. Abierto / visto / puesto / dicho / cubierto / Abierto escrito / vuelto / hecho / muerto / roto escrito Passive voice Passive Passive voice is made using ser (future Passive tense) + past participle. tense) The book will be written… El libro será escrito The map will be read… El mapa será leído. Passive voice Passive Unlike the perfect tenses, the past Unlike participle will agree with the subject of the sentence. the La mesa será puesta… The table will be set… Practice Practice The rule will be made by the teacher. The house will be dreamed by the artist. The alarm clock will be thrown by the child. The closet will be cleaned by the manager. The storm will be photographed (sacar The foto) by the person. foto) The bottle will be broken by the referee. Answers Answers The rule will be made by the teacher. La regla será hecha por la profesora. The house will be dreamed by the artist. La casa será soñada por el artista The alarm clock will be thrown by the child. El despertador será tirado por el chico. ...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SPAN 103 taught by Professor Dr.lopez during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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