Passive Voice is the one hundred and sixth (assuming left to right) skill in the German language tree. In the two lessons of this skill, the learner of German is taught how to form the passive voice for both the present and the past tenses. The passive voice itself in English is formed like this sentence.

Grammar notesEdit

The passive voice in German is formed from the correct conjugation of werden (wurden in the past tense) and the past participle. Otherwise, you're good to go!


Lesson 1Edit

  • bevorzugen = to prefer

Lesson 2Edit

  • währleisten = to guarantee
  • berücksichtigen = to consider


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