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FCE : SENTENCE

TRANSFORMATIONS

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CATEGORIES
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ONE 100
The suitcase was not light
enough for me to carry.
too
The suitcase was too
________
heavy
for me
_______to carry.
BACK
ONE 200
Although it was hot, Sam
kept his jacket on.
of
spite of the heat Sam
In _____________,
kept his jacket on.
BACK
ONE 300
Most of my neighbours
commute to work in the city.
in
in my
Most of the people _______
neighbourhood commute to
_____________
work in the city.
BACK
ONE 400
I am really sorry I missed
you when you were here.
regret
regret missing you
I really ___________
when you were here.
BACK
ONE 500
Why did Gema change her
plans?
reason
reason did Gema
What _________________
give for her change of
_______
plans? BACK
TWO 100
The apples were too sour
to eat.
not
The apples were ________
not sweet
enough to eat.
_______
BACK
TWO 200
I am not very interested in
sport.
interest
doesnt interest me.
Sport _____________

BACK
TWO 300
My friends are bringing the
music to the party.
being
The music for the party
_______________
is being brought by my
friends. BACK
TWO 400
Strong winds prevented the ship
from sailing.
was
The ship __________________
was prevented from
_________
sailing by strong winds.

BACK
TWO 500
I have finally decided to
emigrate.
mind
I have finally made up my mind
_______________
to emigrate.
___

BACK
THREE 100
Andrew doesnt like people to
interrupt him when he is
speaking.
objects
Andrew ______________
objects to people
interrupting
__________him when he is
speaking. BACK
THREE 200
Ben found it difficult to use a
computer.
had
Ben had
__________________
difficulty (in) using
a computer.
BACK
THREE 300
Monique said that it was my fault
that she missed the train.
blamed
blamed me for her
Monique __________________
_________the
missing train.

BACK
THREE 400
I packed warm clothes for
the trip as I thought that it
might get cold.
case
I packed warm clothes for
the trip ___________
in case it got cold.
BACK
THREE 500
The doctor examined my
leg.
examined
had my leg examined
I ___________________
by the doctor.
BACK
FOUR 100
Shall we go to the cinema? said
Maisie.
suggested
suggested that we go
Maisie___________________
to the cinema.

BACK
FOUR 200
It isnt necessary to reserve a
seat on the train.
need need not reserve /
dont need to reserve
You ______________________
a seat on the train.

BACK
FOUR 300
Could you close the window,
please?
mind
you mind closing
Would ______________
the window, please?
BACK
FOUR 400
There is no point in waiting for
the bus.
worth
isnt worth waiting for the
It _________________
bus.

BACK
FOUR 500
Joe has stopped drinking
coffee.
up
has given up drinking
Joe ____________________
coffee.

BACK
FIVE 100
I last saw jean two months
ago.
for
havent seen Jean for two
I _________________
months.
BACK
FIVE 200
Amys parents did not allow
her to stay out late at night.
let
Amys parents __________
did not let
______
her stay out late at night.

BACK
FIVE 300
In 2016 my parents will
celebrate 25 years of marriage.
been
By 2016 my parents _________
will have
____________for
been married 25 years.

BACK
FIVE 400
As I had my camera with me I
was able to take a lot of photos.
not
I hadnt had my camera
If ____________
with me, I would not have been
able to take a lot of photos.
BACK
FIVE 500
Farmers in the US grow a large
proportion of the worlds wheat.
is
A large proportion of the worlds
wheat ___________
is grown by farmers in
the US.
BACK
SIX 100
My car is being repaired
tomorrow.
having
I _____________________
am having my car repaired
tomorrow.
BACK
SIX 200
Greg should be here in time
for lunch.
supposed
Greg _________________
is supposed to be
here in time for lunch.

BACK
SIX 300
The lecturer was so boring
that everyone was asleep by
the end.
off
The lecturer was so boring
that everyone had
___________
nodded off
by the end. BACK
SIX 400
Thieves broke into the museum
and stole three paintings.
made
Thieves broke into the museum
and made away with three
_____________
paintings.
BACK
SIX 500
I am sorry that you didnt get
the job that you applied for.
wish
I __________________
wish that you had got the
job that you applied for.
BACK
SEVEN 100
I lost my way because I
didnt take a map.
had
If ______________
I had taken a map , I
would not have lost my way.

BACK
SEVEN 200
Many people think that Bill
Gates is among the richest
men in the world.
thought
is thought to be
Bill Gates ______________
among the richest men in the
world. BACK
SEVEN 300
Its not my fault that the car
was damaged.
blame
Dont __________________
blame me for the car
being damaged.

BACK
SEVEN 400
Don is the only person I
know who went to university.
other
I do __________________
not know anyone other
than Don who went to
university. BACK
SEVEN 500
Although my parents dont
have much money they are
very generous.
despite
My parents are very
generous despite
______________
not having
much money. BACK
EIGHT 100
Have you any idea who owns
this house?
house
Have you any idea __________
whose
__________
house this is?

BACK
EIGHT 200
Patrick cant wait to see the
teams next home game.
forward
Patrick is really _________
looking
forward to seeing the teams
______________
next home game.
BACK
EIGHT 300
Denise said that shed always
intended to invite Phil to the
party.
my
It has always been
______________
my intention
to invite Phil to the party. said
____
Denise.
BACK
EIGHT 400
Paolo damaged his brothers
digital camera by accident.
mean
didnt mean to damage
Paolo ___________________
his brothers digital camera.

BACK
EIGHT 500
Susy says she will only play
tennis if Fiona plays with her.
unless
Susy has refused ___________
to play tennis
unless Fiona plays with her.
___________

BACK
NINE 100
People think that the
famous actress will arrive in
the city this morning.
expected
The famous actress ___ is
expected to arrive in the city
_____________
this morning. BACK
NINE 200
Canoeing was the activity
that excited Robin most.
found
The activity that
_____________
Robin found
___________
most exciting was
canoeing.
BACK
NINE 300
Leon, I think you should tell your
mother the truth. said Maite.
advised
advised Leon to tell
Maite _____________________
his mother the truth.

BACK
NINE 400
Naomi hasnt seen any of her
cousins for ages.
saw
Its (been)
______________________
ages since Naomi saw
any of her cousins.

BACK
NINE 500
How many competitors took
part in the race?
went
went
How many competitors ______
in for the race?
______

BACK
TEN 100
Melany regretted choosing
such an expensive jacket.
wished
wished she hadnt
Melany ________________
________such
chosen an expensive
jacket
BACK
TEN 200
You can borrow my new bicycle,
but you must be careful with it.
long
You can borrow my new bicycle,
as long as you are careful
_________________
with it.
BACK
TEN 300
Recycling old newspapers
seems pointless to me.
point
I cant _______________
see the point in
recycling old newspapers.
_________

BACK
TEN 400
Dont touch the plate, its
very hot. The waitress said
to me.
not
The waitress ____________
warned me not
to touch the plate as it was
_______
very hot. BACK
TEN 500
This cold weather probably
wont last for more than a
week.
unlikely
This cold weather is
________
unlikely
to last
_______ for more than a
week. BACK