Friday, 30 June 2017

Passive of Sentences having Double objects

Passive of Sentences having Double objects

Such sentences can be changed into Passive in two ways
1-Beginning with the first Object
Example
He gave me an umbrella.>I was given an umbrella by him.
2-Beginning with Second Object
Example
He gave me an umbrella.>An umbrella was given to me by him.

Let us see what we have learnt

1.He teaches us English.
2.I paid him his salary.
3.My mother gave this watch to me.
4.I gave him a book.
5.He gives alms to the poor.



Check yourself here

1.We are taught English by him
OR
English is taught to us by him.

2.He was paid his salary by me.
OR
His salary was paid to him by me.

3.I was given this watch by my mother.
OR
This watch was given to me by my mother.

4.He was given a book by me.
OR
A book was given to him by me.

5.Alms are given to the poor by him.
OR
The poor are give alms by him.