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A. Passives – Receiver Form

A.1. General-AF in the Action Block Position

New pattern/State pattern Passive

S-Block

A-Block Prty-Block

Actional Block

BE

Have-AF

AcnL of Time

THE EXERCISES

ARE

REPEATED

every day.

I

AM

BORED

every day.

THE WINDOW

IS

OPENED

every day.

S-Block A-Block Receiving Block

Actional Block

We

repeat

THE EXERCISES

every day.

Someone

bores

ME

every day.

John

opens

THE WINDOW

every day.

Previous pattern/Activity pattern - Active

Exercise: A.1.1. Practice General-AF

Transform activities to states. For example:

They write reports every day.

REPORTS ARE WRITTEN EVERY DAY.

Someone locks the door every night.

THE DOOR IS LOCKED EVERY NIGHT.

People eat a lot of bread in this country.

A LOT OF BREAD IS EATEN IN THIS COUNTRY.

1. The teacher explains the lesson every day.

2. The janitor fastens the windows every night.

3. The guard dogs protect this shop all around the clock.

4. Someone does the hotel rooms every morning.

5. The employees always do the work on time.

6. People lose many things every day.

7. Some countries spend billions of dollars on nuclear weapons.

8. The waiter serves this wine at room temperature.