Active/Passive Voice

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Action of subject in relation to object can be expressed in two ways. These two ways to express an action are known as Voices
Active Voice
Passive Voice


Structure of Active Voice
Subject + Verb + Object

Structure of Passive Voice
Object + Verb + Subject
Examples
I eat a banana. A banana is eaten by me.
I bought a kite. A kite was bought by me.
He bought a pencil. A pencil was bought by him


Rules for Changing Active Voices to Passive Voices
Rule I
Structure of sentence gets reversed in Passive Voice so the subject will be changed with object. So the subject will shift to place of object and object will shift to place of subject. 
Active Voice: The men had constructed the bridge
Passive Voice: The bridge had been constructed by the men. 

Rule II
Only third form of Verb or Past Particle Form will be used in passive voice for all sentences. No other form of verb is used in passive voice. 

Rule III
By will be used before subject in Passive Voice. 
Active Voice: He drinks water
Passive Voice: Water is drunk by him

Online test series from chapter Active/Passive Voice for SSC CET 
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