Bildung:


Im Past Progressive wird das Passive gebildet mit:

was/were being + Past Participle

 

Personalformen:


Bilde alle Passivformen von "find":

1.P.EZ.: I was being found

2.P.EZ.: you were being found 

3.P.EZ.m.: he was being found

3.P.EZ.w.: she was being found

3.P.EZ.s.: it was being found

1.P.MZ.: we were being found 

2.P.MZ.: you were being found

3.P.MZ.: they were being found

 

Beispielsätze


a) Singular:

Aktive: He was telling a story.

Passive: A story was being told by him.

Passive Question: Was a story being told by him?

Negation: A story was not being told by him.

 
b) Plural: 

Aktive: They were building two cottages

Passive: Two cottages were being built by them.

Passive Question: Were two cottages being built by them?

Negation: Two cottages were not being built by them.

 

Sätze mit zwei Objekten = 2 Lösungen:


Aktive: She was giving me a present

Passive I: I was being given a present by her.

Passive II: A present was being given to me by her.

 

Aktive: She was writing him a letter. 

Passive I: He was being written a letter by her.

Passive II: A letter was being written to him by her.

 

Verben, die zwei Objekte erlauben/verbs that may take two objects:

bring, give, offer, show, tell, write, allow, ask...