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Ex. 35.1

Fill each of the gaps in the following sentences with one of the passive verb phrases below.
is deemed, could soon be fitted, were charged, has been held
has finally been elected, is expected, being caused,
to be printed, is auctioned, being considered
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  1. High-tech 'leg-irons' _________ on violent suspects arrested by the police,
    under plans _________ by chief constables.
  2. Last week, police in Scotland called for the introduction of
    leg-restraints following concerns about the number of
    injuries _________ during struggles in the back of police cars and vans.
  3. Four people _________ last night with public disorder offences
    after officers mounted dawn raids on suspected football hooligans.
    Hugh Hefner, founder of 'Playboy', _________ to the American Society of
    Magazine Editors' Hall of Fame.
  4. A first edition copy of Chaucer's 'Canterbury Tales', the first book in England,
    to raise at least £500,000 when it _________ in July.
  5. A British woman released early from an attempted murder sentence in
    the Unites States _________ a charge which she has always denied _________ prison
    because she _________ an illegal immigrant.

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