Category: Use of English

Key word transformations.

Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence, using the word given. Do not change the word given. You must use between two and five words.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. I very rarely go to pubs. HARDLY I to pubs.2. You should stop smoking. UP You should smoking.3. Kate is so pretty. BEAUTIFUL Kate is girl.4. I'm sure his story wasn't true. UP I'm sure his story was .5. We haven't decided if we stay or go. OR hasn't been decided yet.6. I didn't know he was busy and I visited him. HAVE If I had known he was busy, I him.7. I think nobody will live in this city in five year's time. LEFT I think that by 2013 everybody this city.8. It may rain. You should take an umbrella. IN You should take an umbrella .9. I really don't like when someone tells me what to do. BEING I hate what to do.10. I'm sure Paul didn't steal your money. CAN'T Paul your money.11. It's such a pity you didn't go with us. WISH I with us.12. It's late. We should go now if we don't want to miss the bus. HAD We now if we don't want to miss the bus.13. I won't come to the party if he doesn't apologize to me. UNLESS I won't come to the party to me.14. I didn't break the window, I swear. WHO It wasn't me the window.15. Would you like to go to the cinema? FEEL Do you to the cinema?