Cambridge C1 Advanced

C1 Advanced - Key Word Transformations Exercise 5

In these exercises, 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 a minimum of THREE and a maximum of SIX words for each space. Remember, contractions such as I'm or shouldn't count as two words.

1. They'll blame the failure of the festival on the weather.
The failure of the festival the weather.

2. When people speak down to my sister, she hates it.
My sister hates to like that

3. I know it's dangerous, but I love hang gliding.
Dangerous , I love hang gliding.

4. I'd prefer you not to stay out so late.
I'd stay out so late.

5. I don't think it's important how fast we drive, we're going to be late.
We're going to be late drive.

6. We paid someone to fix the roof for us last summer.
Last summer, we .

7. You should have spoken to Meg sooner.
If to Meg sooner.

8. "You played your music too loud last night," Jan said to Ben angrily.
Jan his music too loud the previous night.

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