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SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION Part I

1. The fox was unsuccessful in reaching the grapes. (VAIN)



2. The crops were badly affected by the storm. (EFFECT)

3. The project received unanimous approval of the committee. (FAVOUR)

4. The personnel officer promised him that she wouldnt tell any one that he had been in the prison.
(WORD)

5. Nobody could possibly believe the story he told us. (BEYOND)

6. I had lost his phone number, so I couldnt contact him before. (TOUCH)

7. I enjoy being the boss of a small company. (FISH)
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8. The success of our local theater has made our city famous. (MAP)

9. She is not upset; she is only pretending. (ACT)

10. The bank robbers escaped in a stolen car. (GETAWAY)

11. Most stores will accept a credit card instead of cash. (ALTERNATIVE)
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12. You can avoid tooth decay by brushing your teeth regularly. (PREVENT)

13. Some of Peters expressions make me think of my brother. (REMIND)

14. When do you think this bridge was built ? (OLD)
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15. That old typewriter is not worth repairing. (POINTLESS)
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16. They share a lot of hobbies and interests. (COMMON)
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17. This train should have left 30 minutes ago. (MEANT)

18. The president arranged for me to use his chauffeur-driven car whenever I liked. (DISPOSAL)
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19. The painting is worth $25,000. (VALUED)

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20. My bank manager and I get on together very well. (TERMS)

21. That hotel is a bit too expensive for us, I am afraid. (REACH)
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22. I darent turn on the television because the baby might wake up. (FEAR)

23. The teachers agreed to introduce the new methods. (AGREEMENT)

24. If interest rates are cut, the economic situation may improve. (REDUCTION)

25. I dont personally care if they come or not. (MATTER)

26. Local residents said they were against the new traffic scheme. (DISAPPROVAL)
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27. He can hardly read at all. (VIRTUALLY)
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28. He can speak French well enough to go to the conference. (FLUENT)
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29. His arrival was completely unexpected. (TOOK)
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30. The first sign of the disease is a feeling of faintness. (ONSET)
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31. He began by giving us a summary of his progress so far. (OUTSET)
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32. She is a student good at mathematics. (FIGURES)

33. I think we ought to permit him to do whatever he chooses. (HAND)
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34. Margaret was offered a place on the course but couldnt accept because she was ill. (TURN)
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35. Youll just have to take a chance. (POT)
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36. Assembling the furniture is extremely easy. (PLAY)
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37. I resent the way that she clearly feels herself to be superior to me. (NOSE)
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38. Your attitude will have to change if you want to succeed. (LEAF)
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39. Many species of wildlife are threatened with extinction. (VERGE)



40. Im not going to retire unless I myself want to. (FEEL)
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41. After two hours the bride had still not arrived. (SIGN)
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42. Rosa found the heat quite intolerable. (BEAR)

43. Be careful not to waste water. (ECONOMICAL)
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44. We havent sold many cars this month. (DEMAND)
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45. The accident victim was having increasingly difficulty in breathing. (DIFFICULT)
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46. Every body made fun of him because hed his hair cut so short. (MICKEY)

47. I felt stupid when I realized what Id done. (FOOL)
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48. She was very relieved when she realized that her bag hadnt been stolen. (BREATHED)
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49. Would you like to contribute something to our campaign ? (MAKE)

50. Products which seem to lack credibility are not popular. (CALL)

51. Technical skills are needed to operate this new machinery. (DEMANDS)
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52. We have run out of small sizes. (STOCK)
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53. In all probability we will finish the project on Thursday. (CHANCES)

54. They arrived at their destination alive and kicking. (SOUND)
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55. In her previous job, Mara was a picture restorer. (WORK)

56. Lets clean the dishes in the morning. (WASHING)

57. Despite his age, hes still working. (RETIRED)
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58. Whose name should I write on the cheque ? (MAKE)


59. He will not be put off by their comments. (DETER)
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60. She complains far too often for my liking. (FREQUENT)
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61. Some people accept that a storm is evitable. (RESIGNED)

62. The fridge is completely empty. (LEFT)
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63. Money is of little value on a desert island. (COUNTS)
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64. Can you tell me where the Midland Hotel is ? (DIRECT)
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65. The Prime Minister felt it appropriate to make a statement. (FIT)
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66. Id rather we started at seven. (PREFERENCE)
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67. The accident wasnt his fault. (BLAME)
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68. The foreigner declared his innocence. (DENIED)
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69. Everyone but Jane failed to produce the correct answer. (SUCCEEDED)
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70. An open fire cant be compared to/with central heating. (COMPARISON)
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71. There is no way that young man can achieve success in this test. (BOUND)
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72. I was scared to tell him what I really thought. (COURAGE)
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73. The Greens consider Henry a good friend. (LOOK)

74. Teachers think that hard work is good for you. (HARM)
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75. Because of the delay we missed our connecting flight. (MEANT)
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76. Dont wait to be asked if you want a sandwich ! (HELP)
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77. Most people regard Dr. Peters as being the best surgeon in his field. (WIDELY)
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78. The number of cars on the roads must be reduced. (DOWN)



79. Interrupting when someone is speaking is rude. (CUT)
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80. We have an emergency electricity supply in case we are cut off. (BACK)
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81. Weve decided to leave early tomorrow morning. (SET)
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82. I know you are hiding something from me. (BACK)
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83. Come on Thursday or Friday. Its all the same to me. (DIFFERENCE)
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84. Amanda has improved a lot this term. (PROGRESS)
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85. He wont let anyone touch his records. (OBJECTS)
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86. He didnt think much of the musical show yesterday. (OPINION)
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87. The concert was not as good as he had hoped. (EXPECTATIONS)

88. The music teacher was the only member of staff not to attend the concert. (EXCEPTION)

89. The impression most people have of him is that he is a good singer. (REPUTATION)
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90. He is said to be a very good violinist. (COMES)
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91. We missed the beginning of the concert because we had overslept. (CONSEQUENCE)

92. I knew I had met him before, but I cant remember his name. (TONGUE)
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93. His choice always followed what his wife decided. (STEP)
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94. Remember to write to us ! (DROP)
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95. Phone and write to him if you cant talk directly to him. (GET)
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96. Dont worry. There will be another chance. (KEEP)

97. Has she written to you lately ? (HEARD)

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98. We must have your answer tonight at the latest. (INSIST)
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99. Weve decided to replace those plastic shower curtains with these rubber ones. (SUBSTITUTE)

100. Somebody has stolen all Mirandas jewellery. (ROBBED)

101. Nothing ever frightens him. (AFRAID)

102. Its not my habit to get up quite so early as this. (USED)

103. Everything went well this morning. (NOTHING)
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104. A portion of strawberries and cream costs a lot in the caf. (CHARGES)

105. How likely am I to pass the examination, do you think ? (CHANCE)

106. There is no need for us to hurry, the play doesnt start until 8:30. (TIME)

107. John is very selfconfident. (CONFIDENCE)

108. His holiday is at exactly the same time as mine. (COINCIDES)

109. He is alleged the owner of the valuable picture. (CLAIMED)
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110. The way he took everything he did for granted really annoyed her. (BACK)

111. It was touch and go whether he recovered or not. (BALANCE)
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112. Which of the two books would you prefer ? (RATHER)
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113. These books have been lent by the British Council library. (LOAN)
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114. What Rachel does in her spare time doesnt concern me. (BUSINESS)
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115. The final version of the plan was quite different from the initial draft. (RESEMBLANCE)
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116. They feel the same way way about each other. (MUTUAL)
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117. The bottle must not be laid on its side. (UPRIGHT)


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118. Not many people attended the meeting. (TURNOUT)

119. People dont want to buy cars with large engines any more. (CALL)
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120. In the end, I felt I had been right to leave the club. (REGRETS)
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121. His reactions are quite unpredictable. (KNOWS)

122. If I dont apologize immediately, Im leaving, she told him. (THREATENED)

123. There isnt enough space in this room for a big cupboard. (TAKE)

124. Could I stay with you for the weekend ? (PUT)

125. The service given by the bank has improved recently. (IMPROVEMENTS)

126. They are letting the wellknown gang leader out of prison tomorrow. (RELEASED)

127. Id made up my mind, but at the last minute I lost my confidence. (FEET)
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128. I couldnt help smiling when he told me of his plan. (A STRAIGHT FACE)

129. He seemed to be worried about something. (IMPRESSION)
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130. Ive never seen anyone play so skillfully before.(MUCH)

131. When should we collect the books we ordered last week ? (SUPPOSED)

132. The house has got everything except for a large garden. (LACKS)

133. I hardly think she will agree to give you a pay rise. (LIKELIHOOD)

134. I remained neutral during their disagreement because I like both of them. (SIDES)
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135. A great many people will congratulate her if she wins. (SHOWERED)
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136. Im annoyed with you for not phoning me to say youd be late. (MIGHT)


137. How likely is it she will pass the exam ? (CHANCES)

138. He did the puzzle in two minutes. (SOLUTION)

139. My brother is not feeling terribly well. (UNDER)

140. It will be necessary to pay the full amount when you look. (HAVE)
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141. The millionaire decided to give away his money to the poor. (PRESENT)

142. There is no ice cream left. (RUN)

143. I had better go back to work. (TIME)

144. She was smoking in the bathroom, I went into the bathroom and knew that. (CAUGHT)

145. He was forced to apologize. (CHOICE)
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146. John inflated the tires of his bicycle. (BLEW)

147. He is said to be a very hard bargainer. (REPUTATION)

148. He doesnt appreciate his wife. (GRANTED)

149. The amount of firm spent on the project initially was $15,000. (OUTLAY)

150. Very little money was raised by the charity appeal. (RESPONSE)

151. His irresponsible attitude is endangering his career as a doctor. (JEOPARDY)

152. He liked the new job straight away. (DUCK)
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153. Hes not sure whether to go or not. (MINDS)
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154. She has extensive knowledge of ancient Egypt. (VERY)
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155. Im telling you this for you not to make a mistake. (FEAR)

156. They have security guards so that people wont try to steal. (DISCOURAGE)
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157. This government has changed its taxation policy completely since the last general election.
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158. We wont get to the airport in less than 30 minutes. (LEAST)
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159. Claire suddenly realized what a blunder she had made. (DAWNED)

160. Collecting stamps is Peters great passion. (CRAZY)
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161. Dont run away with the idea that this job is easy. (CONCLUSION)

162. All of you are likely to be able to enter college. (CHANCES)

163. I think his theory is clear and logical. (STANDS)

164. Dont panic about something so trivial. (MOUNTAIN)

165. Mass tourism has been one of the causes of the problem. (BLAME)
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166. Teaching doesnt really suit her. (CUT)

167. Graham spends all his time doing research. (DEVOTED)

168. You must accept the fact that she has left you. (RESIGN)

169. My friend took no notice of my advice. (DEAF)
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170. She was just as good as they had thought. (CAME)

171. The arrived at the situation with only a minute to spare. (NICK)

172. She had completely forgotten him. (MIND)

173. The man in that painting reminds me of my uncle. (BEARS)

174. Why are you against inviting Jackie to the party ? (OBJECTION)

175. She is too busy to go shopping. (HANDS)



176. Ive considered the advantages and disadvantages and Ive decided not to go. (WEIGHED)

177. This house is very different from the little flat we used to live in. (CRY)
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178. I really want to see her again. (DYING)

179. The coachs tactics were directly responsible for the teams defeat. (CONSEQUENCE)

180. There is no point in your phoning Caroline shes away. (TIME)
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181. Who will inherit the estate ? (HEIR)
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182. He likes to be addressed as Professor. (CALL)

183. We agreed that each of us would do the washing up on alternatives days. (TURNS)
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184. He makes sure that he isnt associated with politics he disagrees with. (DISTANCES)

185. The new manager blames me for everything that goes wrong. (PICKING)
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186. They have narrowed the many applicants down to three. (SORTLISTED)

187. Bruce said that the situation at work was like a family argument. (LIKENED)
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188. Carol pretended that she hadnt understood my request. (MADE)

189. Hes a taxi driver, so he is thoroughly familiar with the city. (HAND)
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190. If she ever learns about this news, shell be furious. (EARS)

191. Theres a very long list of repairs. (ARM)
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192. We have to settle this matter in a definitive manner. (ALL)

193. In the area, Thailand is much better than all other countries in football. (SHOULDERS)

194. He gambled, lost everything and began to owe money. (INTO)

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195. You should punish him severely so that others will be afraid to behave as he did. (EXAMPLE)

196. Did you see Alice at the party last night ? (CATCH)

197. He is a generous person. (NAME)

198. Your empty promises wont have any effect on her. (ICE)
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199. The boy does whatever his father wants in an obedient way. (ATTENDANCE)
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200. They have arranged to see the director tomorrow morning. (ARRANGEMENTS)

201. I really regret to have lost the opportunity to get the promotion. (BOAT)
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202. He was finally able to adjust himself to the new working condition. (SWING)
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203. His grandfather is now having an operation. (KNIFE)
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204. His action was incomprehensible to his parents. (LOSS)
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205. You are broke. So am I. (BOAT)

206. They fell in love when they first saw each other. (SIGHT)

207. Theres no one here who would not like to be in your place. (BUT)
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208. We continued waving until the train could not be seen anymore. (SIGHT)
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209. We havent heard from him for ages. (TOUCH)
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210. Im sure the children have been doing something terrible while weve been out. (UP)
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211. The police caught the burglar in the process of committing the crime. (RED)
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212. I suddenly realized the meaning of a freebie. (DAWNED)

213. You look grumpy this morning. (BED)
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214. She felt uncomfortable in the huge hotel. (FISH)


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215. I was there when they admitted the truth. (PRESENCE)
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216. Ive hardly done anything today. (NEXT)

217. I cant find the answer without a calculator. (OUT)

218. I didnt expect to see Tom there ! (LAST)
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219. Everyone who spoke to the victim is a suspect. (UNDER)

220. This is none of your business ! (DOESNT)

221. Robert had no idea of his next move. (DO)

222. It was only when I checked that I noticed the tyre was flat. (DID)

223. Please inform the relevant authorities at once. (DELAY)

224. I dont think the televisions likely to blow up at any minute. (LIKELIHOOD)

225. This car only cost me five hundred pounds. (PICKED)

226. Someone paid five thousand pounds for the painting. (WENT)
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227. We have made neither a profit nor a loss this year. (EVEN)
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228. In 1967 programs began to be transmitted in color. (ADVENT)
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229. The severity of the punishment bore no relation to the seriousness of the crime. (PROPORTION)
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230. Im afraid our problems are only just beginning. (ICEBERG)

231. Thomas was not given the details of the companys new projects. (DARK)

232. I was too scared to tell him what I really thought. (LACKED)
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233. The police ended the fighting between the 2 gangs by arresting the leader. (STOP)

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234. Critics are hoping the new director can bring some positive changes into the France film industry.
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235. Social scientists find it hard to accept that the fall in the birth rate is responsible for the old age.
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236. It is very difficult to give the exact value of a table like this. (FIGURE)
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237. Five boys on a motorbike at the speed of 60 mph are very likely to end up in hospital. (RECIPE)
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238. Detectives had stopped working on the Horsley murders three years previously. (BOOK)
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239. He is very good at cooking spaghetti. (DAB)

240. We all want to make him realize that he is not as important as he thinks. (SIZE)

241. He really disappointed me when breaking the promise to help me out. (TEETH)

242. He died, having nothing of his own. (NAME)

243. Have a look at this picture. It may help you to remember something. (JOG)

244. He is becoming quite famous as an interviewer. (NAME)

245. The Minister gave no precise figures about the casualties. (GO INTO)

246. They sent him to prison for three years. (SENTENCED)
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247. Tim looks nothing like his father. (TAKE)

248. He watched videos all day. (ENTIRE)

249. I never thought of going by train. (OCCURRED)
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250. The cause of the explosion is still unknown. (CAUSED)
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251. The train is 5 minutes late in leaving. (DUE)
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252. John spends all his time working. (DEVOTED)


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253. The young man was very embarrassed because his proposal was turned down. (REJECTION)

254. It is not worth trying to save endangered species. (WASTE)

255. The Prime Minster resigned because of his sudden illness. (RESULTED)

256. There is a risk that the black rhino will become extinct. (THREATENED)
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257. Our new Director wants to call her Madam. (ADDRESSED)

258. Well have to make up our minds by the end of the week, wont we ? (BE)

259. Surely nobody likes it when people make fun of them in public. (BEING)
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260. You should excuse his bad manners, hes only a child. (ALLOWANCES)
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261. Life in the countryside was completely different from that in the city. (DIFFERENCE)
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262. A man with high ambition will never find leisured time in his life. (AMBITIOUS)

263. She was finally persuaded to travel by train. (PERSUASION)

264. This is the most amusing thing I have ever read. (SUCH)

265. Mary rang hours and hours ago. (THAT)
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266. I think you should go by train. (WERE)
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267. David played the main role when the proposal was drafted. (INSTRUMENTAL)

268. If you hadnt changed our original agreement, everything would have been fine. (STUCK TO)
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269. I think you should have some consideration for those who dont have lives at privilege as yours.
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270. When I heard her speak, it affected me profoundly. (IMPACT)
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271. We cannot see animals in a vast area after the forest fire. (ABSENCE)
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272. Our environment is polluted seriously. (POLLUTION)
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273. We cannot make any comparison with her sacrifice. (COMPARE)
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274. A huge investment has been put into the field of hydro-electricity. (INVEST)
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275. They speak English in a high proficiency. (PROFICIENTLY)
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276. He tried his best but he couldnt succeed. (SUCCESS)

277. Regular practice will make us skillful. (PRACTISE)

278. He maintained his position against his adversary. (GROUND)

279. The local council has considered mass tourism the cause of the environmental problems. (PUT)
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280. Dont conclude that learning English is easy. (COME)

281. The book interestingly describes the life of Marx as a young man. (ACCOUNT)
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SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION Part II
1. As people use a lot of woodpulp, many trees are cut down.
The more
2. Because of the absence of the atmosphere on the moon, the sky there is black, just as in space.
Because .
3. These young men became doctors after six years training.
After these young men .
4. People believe that the Chinese invented paper in 105 A.D.
Paper
5. A man I dont know told me about that.
I was
6. That was a silly thing to say !
What
7. Weve run out of petrol.
There
8. It takes six hours to drive from here to London.
It is .

9. He was sorry he hadnt said goodbye to her at the airport.


He regretted
10. They failed to find out a solution to the problem.
They didnt succeed
11. Absolute secrecy was crucial to the success of the mission.
Without .
12. Immediately after his arrival home a waterheater exploded.
Hardly .
13. Rita doesnt realize how serious her husbands operation is going to be.
Little
14. A waiter spilled soup over Lydias new dress last night.
Lydia
15. It was the goalkeeper that saved the match for us.
Had .
16. Tim insisted on being told the complete story.
Nothing .
17. Janes husband will be returning from South America quite soon.
It wont
18. Alice and Charles did not decide to move to a bigger house until after the birth of their
second child.
Only
19. The permit expires at the end of this month.
The permit is not
20. I dont really like her, even though I admire her achievements.
Much as ..
21. Martin may not be very well but she still manages to enjoy life.
Martins poor .
22. The Pacific Ocean is on average deeper than the Atlantic.
The average
23. Under no circumstances should you phone the police.
The last
24. We couldnt find George anywhere.
George was
25. Provided your handwriting is legible, the examiners will accept your paper.
So
26. There are a lot of people depend on him.
He
27. Why isnt this TV working ?
What

28. May I borrow your pen ?


Would .
29. We must do something about the problem even if it costs a lot.
Costly .
30. We should ban the use of pesticides, but we should also restrict the use of other chemicals.
In addition to
31. You might fall if you are not careful.
Be
32. Immediately after his arrival, things went wrong.
No sooner
33. Although Nam was the stronger of the two, his attacker soon overpowered him.
Despite
34. The only reason the party was a success was that a famous film star attended.
Had
35. Galileo is considered to be the father of modern astronomy.
Galileo is regarded.
36. The only way you can become a good athlete is to train hard every day.
Only by
37. He speaks more persuasively than his brother.
He is
38. It was Walter Raleigh who introduced potatoes and tobaccos into England.
The English .
39. That rumour about the politician and the construction contract is absolutely false.
There is
40. He was sentenced to six months in prison for his part in the robbery.
He received
41. You can eat as much as you like for $5 at the new lunchbar.
There is .
42. The Yeti has very rarely been seen at this attitude.
There have been
43. You think that fat people are allays jolly, but you are wrong.
Contrary .
44. The only thing that kept us out of prison was the way he spoke to the local dialect.
But for
45. The council rarely allows appeals against its decision.
Hardly .
46. The storm blew the roof off the house.
The house
47. This is the quickest way to get into the town center.

There is
48. Only one person knew what had caused the fire.
The cause
49. Betty is very happy to look after handicapped people.
Betty is devoted .
50. The decorators have finished the whole of the first floor.
We have .
51. If you want my advice, I would forget about buying a new house.
If I
52. The only way to eliminate world terrorism is united opposition.
Only by
53. Im sure you were driving too fast.
You must .
54. It was overeating that caused his heart attack.
If he .
55. The storm completely wiped out all my crops.
I have .
56. The fire led to the setting up of a public enquiry.
As a .
57. Vitamin intake and intelligence are not connected.
There
58. He suddenly thought that he might have misunderstood her.
It crossed .
59. His wife keeps telling him that he should get a better job.
His wife is pushing
60. His second attempt on the world record was successful.
He broke
61. I applied for the job but was turned down.
My .
62. There are more people out of work in this country than ever before.
Never .
63. My boyfriend is very shorttempered.
My boyfriend loses
64. Please dont drive so fast ! Ann begged her friend.
Ann pleaded .
65. My protests were ignored.
Nobody
66. Im sure he took your briefcase by mistake.
I am sure he didnt

67. Although he seems friendly, hes not to be trusted.


Friendly .
68. Not until the body was found did the police believe her.
It was only when
69. Whatever you do, dont give up hope they said.
The urged
70. Far more people live to retirement age in Britain than in the Philippines.
Not as .
71. We have no seats left for the concert on December 12th.
All the seats .
72. The Prime Minister was determined to remain in office.
The Prime Minister had .
73. I dont know the first thing about about aeronautics.
I am
74. The students riotous behaviour should have been severely punished.
The students deserved .
75. The chances are that whole thing will have been forgotten by next term.
In all .
76. Despite his ungainly air he is remarkably agile.
Although
77. Gunman kills 3 people in Bank Drama.
A man
78. The riddle of the missing heiress has been solved.
The police
79. His appearance was completely unexpected.
His appearance was
80. My boss works better when hes pressed for time.
The less
81. It is expected that the company can get more profit this year.
The company ..
82. I was astonished by her confidence.
What ..
83. Someone told me my flight was cancelled when I got to the airport.
Arriving .
84. He had no idea how difficult the exercise would be until he was half way through it.
Only when .
85. Further progress was impossible because of the floods.
The floods .
86. As he rose to speak, the crowd began cheering.

The cheering
87. We had not expected that we should have so much difficulty in finding the place.
The place
88. Our present financial problems will soon be a thing of the past.
Well
89. Its nobodys fault that the meeting was cancelled.
Nobody
90. The fate of the two climbers is unknown.
Its a mystery .
91. I bought a pair of shoes this morning. They cost 40 pounds.
This morning I spent .
92. Is this the only way to reach the city center?
Isnt
93. I have never seen such a mess in my life!
Never
94. His memory gradually failed as he grew old.
The older
95. She thought she had paid the bill but she hadnt.
She was
96. The hurricane blew the roof off the house.
The house
97. This affair doesnt concern you.
This affair is no
98. That dress has only the slightest mark on it.
I can barely ..
99. No one stands a chance of beating Mansell in this years championship.
Its a forgone ...
100. The only thing that makes this job worthwhile is the money.
Were
101. Her success went beyond her expectation.
Never ...
102. The room seemed to have been unoccupied for weeks.
It looked ...
103. I didnt see her again for five years.
Five years
104. People no longer smoke so many cigarettes as they used to.
The smoking
105. He is more a lecturer than a teacher.
He

106. Im the only child in my family.


My mother gave ..
107. Alternative medicine is a complete mystery to some people.
Some people are ..
108. You may be disqualified if you dont obey the regulations.
Failure ..
109. He tried hard so that he would win the first prize.
With .
110. They declared war on the pretext of defending their territorial rights.
The excuse ...
111. Can I speak to someone about my problem?
Would it ...
112. It was a red-letter day.
That day ...
113. We regret to inform you that your application has not been successful.
Much to
114. He made no bones about helping me.
He hadnt
115. He never thought of telling her.
It never
116. The dress was so temping that I bought it.
I couldnt resist
117. We were very impressed by the new camera but found it rather expensive.
Impressed
118. The team is the same as it for last Saturdays match.
There have ..
119. Couldnt you have got a bus to the station ?
Wasnt .
120. Tonys very charming, but I wouldnt trust him.
Charming
121. I left without saying goodbye as I didnt want to disturb the meeting.
Rather than .
122. The thief must have come in through the window.
The thief .
123. Driving at that speed is dangerous whether you are an experienced driver or not.
However .
124. The play is so popular that the theater is likely to be full every night.
Such is
125. They will not announce the decision formally.

No formal
126. She firmly believed John to be telling the truth.
It .
127. Although he didnt want to pay such a high price, he had no choice.
Reluctant
128. This is our temporary office.
For .
129. The spectators got so angry that they had to cancel the football match.
Such
130. Just thinking about his face at that moment makes me laugh.
The very .
131. Their chances of success are small.
Its not .
132. The brochure gives hardly any useful information.
Precious
133. That reminds me of the time I climbed to the top of Mount Fuji.
That takes
134. If you find it necessary, you can contact me on this number.
Should .
135. My friend persuaded me to go to the party in fancy dress.
My friends talked
136. Mr. Foster asked me to write this letter to you.
It is
137. He gave me a detail account of the operation.
He gave me a blow
138. Do you agree with Jill Tweedies views on male female relations?
Are you
139. The local government systems were first incorporated into law in the late 19th century.
The late 19th century
140. You certainly cant play your music after midnight.
I wont
141. You have little realization of how much I have sacrificed for you.
Little
142. Youve got a nerve, implying that it was all my fault.
How dare
143. My job involves working from 6 p.m till midnight.
I am .
144. We can start at either 1 PM or 2 PM.
It makes

145. The boy was about to cry when he was reprimanded by his mother.
The boy was on
146. Alice lost all her hope; she decided to stop her business.
Such
147. Working independently is sometimes a great advantage, I reckon.
I think it .
148. To get the best result, you should work as hard as you can.
You should
149. It was surprising the storm caused little damage in the area.
The storm
150. You wont find a school anywhere whose students get such good results.
Nowhere .
151. Lets watch TV anyway. Theres nothing better to do this evening.
We might/could .
152. She was so attractive that every boy in the class ran after her.
Such
153. Despite the lack of their financial support, we will have to carry out the project.
Whether .
154. I was greatly relieved to hear that her condition was not serious.
It was with
155. It is more than likely that she will succeed as an actress.
She has
156. You must concentrate on your work more
You must apply .
157. If you werent born in this country you cant vote in the election.
Not .
158. I am not to be disturbed under any circumstances.
Under
159. You will eventually appreciate what I am getting at.
In .
160. Id rather you didnt go.
Id prefer
161. Theyll arrive soon.
It .
162. There is a rumour that you stole it.
It .
163. She never seems to succeed, even though she works hard.
However
164. Andrew is the most generous person I have ever met.

Ive yet
165. I never thought that I would win a prize.
It had never
166. Simon hadnt expected that he would feel so weak after the operation.
The operation left
167. He didnt mention our previous conversation at all.
He made .
168. We were all shocked by his reaction.
His reaction came
169. He doesnt think very highly of politicians.
Hes got .
170. One advantage of living in the city is the range of clothes shops.
One point
171. Mary explained the problem surprisingly clearly.
Mary explained
172. We have credited the money to your current account at this bank.
We have placed
173. Your silly questions distracted me.
You drove
174. For gymnastics and skiing, regular practise is needed.
Sports .
175. I find it surprising that she didnt like her present.
I would
176. A new flu vaccine has been on trial since the beginning of the year.
They have
177. Im afraid that I think he shouldnt marry her.
I cant
178. Im sorry I missed Professor Bakers lecture.
Im sorry not
179. Thats a lovely new dress, Jean, said her mother.
Jeans mother complimented
180. The children are in disgrace for being so badly behaved.
The children are under
181. Mary knew what the answer was after reading the book.
By the time
182. I took little notice of the girl standing at the gate.
I didnt
183. Did the football team play any better last weekend?
Was there ....

184. She doesnt know why they are attracted to spending all day on the beach.
She cant see
185. I would do anything to prevent him from going there.
There is
186. He said he had won as a result of good luck.
He attributed .
187. You should have called the doctor at once.
It was
188. We have no option but to collect this license free.
The collection
189. He can shout even louder but I still wont take any notice.
No
190. She didnt inherit anything under her uncles will.
Her uncle didnt
191. They had been lost in mountains for three days but they looked strong and healthy.
Even
192. Ill find that man no matter how long it takes.
However .
193. It was easy for us to find the house.
We had
194. Attendance at the exhibition has been down this year.
The exhibition
195. It shouldnt have surprised me that my children didnt like the new, cheaper ice-scream.
I might
196. Dont go to lunch until you have typed all these letters.
Make sure
197. It wasnt my fault the business failed.
Through no .
198. The rain in Ha Noi last October was the biggest one since 1984.
No rain
199. Nick told one of the detectives that he had taken the cashbox.
Nick admitted
200. Im sure the children have been doing something terrible while weve been out. (UP)
Im sure
201. I find Harolds behaviour quite incomprehensible. (LOSS)
I am .
202. This passport can be used in most countries.
This passport
203. You were rude to that womans husband, and shes upset now.

The woman ..
204. Are they likely to pass Proficiency?
Is there
205. 6,000 pounds is a better offer than you have ever had before.
You
206. Harry paid 50 pounds a week for bed and breakfast.
Bed and breakfast .
207. You can not make use of this offer after 15 December.
This
208. We only dispatch goods after receiving the money.
Only
209. You pay 20 pounds a month for a period of one year.
You pay
210. Hell settle down. Then his performance will improve.
Once
211. The result of the match was never in doubt.
At
212. This will be the orchestras first performance outside London.
This will be .
213. It is your duty to tell him what to do.
You
214. On the day she agreed to marry him, he was happier than he had ever been in his life.
The day
215. Is it really necessary for me to arrive so early?
Do I .
216. Someone has stolen the bosss car.
The boss
217. Whoever did that must have been a very brave person.
Only
218. The last time we were here was in 1980.
We .
219. The fourth time he asked her to marry him, she accepted.
Only
220. Mrs. Wilson says she is sorry she didnt attend the meeting yesterday.
Mrs. Wilson
221. Its almost nine months since I stopped subscribing to that magazine.
I
222. The north west of Britain has more rain each year than the southeast.
The annual .

223. When I arrived in Canberra, I wrote a letter home.


On
224. Id like to visit Singapore more than any other countries in the world.
Singapore
225. She listens more sympathetically than anyone else I know.
She
226. The weather is probably not going to change.
There .
227. Oil was slowly coating the edge of the shore.
The edge
228. We may not be able to give the concert.
The concert
229. Alan worked too hard at the office, and this led to his illness.
Alans illness
230. If you want good accommodation in Brighton, you should book in advance.
If you want .
231. They recommended opening new factories in the depressed area.
They recommended
232. You didnt attend yesterdays class so you cant do this exercise now.
Had .
233. It will be necessary for him to try harder if he wants to win the prize.
He
234. The Presidents bodyguards stood behind him, watching.
Watchfully .
235. I find his clothes the most irritating about him.
What
236. Thats none of your business.
Thats .
237. No sooner had he been appointed to the post than the new editor fell ill.
Immediately
238. For thousands of years, people have highly believed in supernatural powers.
Thousands of .
239. Telephone has brought convenience to people all over the world.
Tele .
240. What are you thinking at the moment?
What are
241. He didnt realize until that moment how much he loved her.
Only
242. You can leave only when I tell you.

Until
243. John asked if it was the blue one or the green she wanted.
Which
244. I havent eaten this kind of food before.
This is
245. Only if you work hard now have you any chance of success.
Your chance
246. He tried very hard to give up smoking.
He made .
247. An aerial is not required with this radio.
You dont
248. When he stops smoking, hell feel better.
The sooner .
249. The wedding was held despite the rain.
The wedding

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