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Concourse 2

Forming passive clauses


This is a very short video presentation concerning how to make a passive sentence.
If your learners are having problems, it may help.

This is sometimes a troublesome area because of the multiple uses of the verb be.
This video presentation may help people understand how to make a passive sentence but it will not help with meaning or the reasons we choose the passive over the active clause.

You can play it full screen by clicking on the full screen button control.

You can also download the video and save it to your computer by right-clicking this link.  Then it's easy to incorporate into a lesson of your choice.