Notes On Passive Voice - Usage in Different Tenses - CBSE Class 9 English Grammar

Changes in the Tenses:

i) Use of helping verbs in different types.

(a) PRESENT TENSE

           Tense                                        Helping verbs in Passive Voice+main verbs
1.   Present Indefinite                                  is/am/are+V3(3rd form of verb)

2.   Present Continuous                              is/am/are+Being+V3

3.   Present Perfect                                      has/have+been+V3

4.   Present Perfect Continuous                  No Passive Voice

(b)  PAST TENSE:

        Tense                                        Helping verbs in Passive Voice+main verbs

1.   Past Indefinite                                   was, were+V3

2.   Past Continuous                                was/were+v3

3.   Past Perfect                                        had+been+V3

4.   Past Perfect                                        No Passive Voice


(c)  FUTURE TENSE

        Tense                                           Helping Verbs in Passive + main verbs

1.   Future Indefinite                                     will be/ shall be+V3

2.   Future Continuous                                 No Passive Voice

3.   Future Perfect                                        will/shall+have been+V3

4.   Future Perfect Continuous                      No Passive Voice

Summary

Changes in the Tenses:

i) Use of helping verbs in different types.

(a) PRESENT TENSE

           Tense                                        Helping verbs in Passive Voice+main verbs
1.   Present Indefinite                                  is/am/are+V3(3rd form of verb)

2.   Present Continuous                              is/am/are+Being+V3

3.   Present Perfect                                      has/have+been+V3

4.   Present Perfect Continuous                  No Passive Voice

(b)  PAST TENSE:

        Tense                                        Helping verbs in Passive Voice+main verbs

1.   Past Indefinite                                   was, were+V3

2.   Past Continuous                                was/were+v3

3.   Past Perfect                                        had+been+V3

4.   Past Perfect                                        No Passive Voice


(c)  FUTURE TENSE

        Tense                                           Helping Verbs in Passive + main verbs

1.   Future Indefinite                                     will be/ shall be+V3

2.   Future Continuous                                 No Passive Voice

3.   Future Perfect                                        will/shall+have been+V3

4.   Future Perfect Continuous                      No Passive Voice

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