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Quiz XXVII. Mixed Tenses III. Passive Voice

Gap-fill exercise

Put the verbs in brackets into the correct passive forms, then press CHECK to check your answers. Use the HINT button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!

1. When we got home, we realized that our house . (burgle)
2. America by Christopher Columbus. (discover)
3. Newspapers in some countries in kiosks as well as shops. (sell)
4. At this very moment the suspect by the police. (interview)
5. All the money already. (spend)
6. When I entered the room, the walls . (still/paint)
7. England by France in yesterday's rugby international. (beat)
8. What language in Estonia? - Estonian. (speak)
9. Several trees by lightning in the last night's storm. (strike)
10. The news by the time we get there. (already/announce)
11. The news by the time we got there. (already/announce)
12. Milk should in the refrigerator or it will go off. (keep)