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You have only one chance to answer the exercise correctly. Hecho en Mxico. Then compare your answers with the ones provided. (s.f.). Este sitio puede ser reproducido con fines no lucrativos, siempre y cuando no se mutile, se cite la fuente completa y su direccin electrnica, de otra forma, se requiere permiso previo por escrito de la Institucin. If you have any doubt you can always consult the content click here. New York: Oxford University Press. En M. Swan, Practical English Usage (pgs. The passive voice is used to express the following situations: The person, thing, company or animal doing the action is unknown. You have reviewed information about places and what they are producing now through this activity, you will practice the uses of the Present Continuous in passive voice as well as they way to connect ideas in context in a coherent way. We will always include the verb to be in the passive voice and remember that the verb to be will take the conjugation of the structure you are using and the main verb is always in past participle (the third column of the verb list). Obtenido de http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21646204-asias-dominance-manufacturing-will-endure-will-make-development-harder-others-made. 616 - 618). Remember that not everything has to be expressed in passive voice, you can mix your ideas with other structures as long as they are coherent. We have learnt where different products are made and the advantages that can be got while travelling now it is your turn. Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/f%C3%A1brica-trabajador-vintage-1386216/. (Nobody really cares about the owner, do you?). (The description of the subject is so long, that you can forget everything when you finish reading it. Margaritas and all kinds of alcoholic beverages are being sold all along The Strip by the hotels. Wicked is being presented at the Gershwin theater in NY. If you have a negative sentence you need keep it next to the verb to be in present. Obtenido de https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/passive Swan, M. (2005). Al navegar en este sitio, encontrar contenidos diseados por acadmicos de la UNAM, denominados Recursos Educativos Abiertos (REA), disponibles para todo el pblico en forma gratuita. If you like to go to the theater, different musicals are being performed all around the cities. The person, thing, company or animal doing the action is not important or at least not as important as the consequences of the action. Coordinacin de Universidad Abierta y Educacin a Distancia de la UNAM. ), Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:20080404-Vegas-MGMGrand-Day.jpg. 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(Who presents Wicked? English grammar on line. When the description of the person is very long and takes away emphasis from the action itself. Check the rubric to evaluate it yourself. Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 http://maxpixel.freegreatpicture.com/Car-Industry-Mercedes-Mercedes-Star-Daimler-Star-558355, Click on Travelling and the production industry to begin, Listen to the podcast which explains the origin of the expression. The MGM resort is owned by a group of businessmen who own, administrate and manage hotels and casinos all around the world. Lets check what happens in a negative sentence and when you have more than one complement. Through this activity you will practice fluency, pronunciation and the uses of the present simple passive. At the end of this topic, you will:Discriminate the correct structure to emphasize the result of an ongoing action in the present through passive voice present continous exercises which will contextualized different situations. If you have more than one complement, you have to choose which one you want to emphasize, then that part goes at the front of the structure and the second complement stays in the same place. Where is that place where entertaining activities are being offered 24hrs a day? ), Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wicked,_oriental_theater_in_chicago.jpg, Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://static.pexels.com/photos/32263/pexels-photo.jpg. In the next activity, you will read about the production industry of the places we go on holiday to and you will also practice your reading comprehension. Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/cambio-flechas-distrito-artes-948018, English grammar on line. Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/rueda-grande-rueda-de-la-fortuna-1639868/, Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/bellagio-las-vegas-fuentes-282812/, Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/rocas-rojas-las-vegas-valle-de-fuego-1372711/, Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://pixabay.com/es/siegfried-roy-escultura-fundador-1051632/, Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 http://maxpixel.freegreatpicture.com/Gambling-Resort-Las-Vegas-Wynn-Casino-1182164. We just change the order of our sentence to make the complement more important than the subject. Practical English Usage. Using the information in this lesson, answer True or False to the statements in the exercise. After reviewing all the information about Present Continuous passive voice follow the rules in the content, to put your knowledge to practice. The economist. Youre probably thinking about NY or Las Vegas and you are absolutely right! While you listen, practice your comprehension and, according to the topic reviewed in the content. In general the active present continuous (the sentences you usually use) have exactly the same uses in passive voice (actions at the moment of speaking; temporary actions; actions around the present but not necessarily at the moment of speaking) the only difference is that there is no subject (the person, thing, company or animal who does the action) in the passive voice. (12 de marzo de 2015). Using everything we have checked about it, describe what products are made in your city or country, the materials used to make them, etc. Retrived: 02 de mayo de 2017 https://www.flickr.com/photos/evarinaldiphotography/6626178677.