Passive Voice Present My mother does the laundry on Saturdays. The laundry is done on Saturdays. Passive Voice Present Her husband cooks breakfast on Sunday. Breakfast is cooked by her husband on Sunday. Passive Voice Present John Vacuums the whole house. The whole house is vacuumed by John Passive Voice Present Grandpa does the dishes after dinner. The dishes are done after dinner. Passive Voice Present Sandy mops the floors everyday. The floors are mopped everyday. Passive Voice Past Graham Bell invented the telephone. The telephone was invented by Graham Bell. Passive Voice Past Luckily Michael found my keys. Luckily, my keys were found Passive Voice Past A mean dog bit my cousin! My cousin was bitten by a mean dog! Passive Voice Past A soccer ball broke the front window. The front window was broken yesterday. Passive Voice Past Shakespeare wrote Romeo and Juliet. Romeo and Juliet was written by Shakespeare. Passive Voice Present Continuous They are building a dog house. A dog house is being built. Passive Voice Present Continuous Dad is making the bed. The bed is being made. Passive Voice Present Continuous The plant is swallowing the man. The man is being swallowed. Passive Voice Present Continuous The girl is kissing the boy. The boy is being kissed. Passive Voice Present Continuous She’s tucking the boys to bed. The boys are being tucked to bed. Passive Voice Present Perfect The rascal has broken the window. The window has been broken. Passive Voice Present Perfect Somebody has stabbed a man. A man has been stabbed. Passive Voice Present Perfect He has found many bees. Many bees have been found. Passive Voice Present Perfect The boy has bathed his dog. His dog has been bathed. Passive Voice Present Perfect He has captured some fish. Some fish have been captured. Passive Voice Past Perfect. Before the rescue team arrived, the overflow of the river had carried away ten homes. Ten homes had been carried away by the overflow of the river before the rescue team arrived. Passive Voice Past Perfect. Before the trial took place , somebody had murdered the main witness in a death penalty appeal. The main witness in a death penalty appeal had been murdered before the trial took place. Passive Voice Past Perfect. When I got home last night, I found that somebody had broken into my house and I needed to wait for the police. My house had been broken into before I got home last night and I needed to wait for the police. Passive Voice Past Perfect. When Tom was getting ready to drive to work, he found that somebody had taken all four tires from his car. All four tires had been taken from his car. Passive Voice “Going to”. We are going to prosecute all criminals. All criminals are going to be prosecuted. Passive Voice “Going to”. New Zealand is going to permanently ban smoking in public places. Smoking in public places is going to be banned permanently in New Zealand.