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B2 First (FCE) >> Key Word Transformations Worksheets >> The final part of the Use of English paper is Key Word Transformations. A sentence followed by a key word and a second sentence which has a gap in it. A student has to use the key word to complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first sentence.

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Key Word Transformations Worksheet 16

You need to take the information in the first sentence and re-write it, using the word in bold so that the second sentence has exactly the same meaning. You cannot change the word in bold in ANY way. You can use only a maximum of FIVE words for each space.

1. "It would be better to wait a year before going to university."
advised
Peter __________________________ to university for another year.

2. You will see better results if you study harder Pete.
encouraged
Pete's mother __________________________ saying he would see better results.

3. I really don't like sitting down all day.
stand
I __________________________ chairs all day.

4. Do you like the work you do here, John?
on
Are you __________________________ you do here, John?

5. They had argued but were friends again by the time of the party.
made
They __________________________ and were friends again by the time of the party.

6. Mrs Patterson would sit on that old rocking chair for hours telling us stories from her childhood.
used
Mrs Patterson __________________________ old rocking chair for hours telling us stories from her childhood.

7. I regret not studying more in the final weeks.
only
If __________________________ more in the final weeks.

8. It really annoys me how people use cell phones on the bus.
wish
I __________________________ cell phones on the bus.

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