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FCE (B2): KEY WORD TRANSFORMATIONS 13

FCE (B2)- KEY WORD TRANSFORMATIONS

Fill in the gaps in the second sentence with 2-5 words. You must use the word given in exactly the same form. Each question is worth 2 points, one based on vocabulary and the other on grammar.

 

E.g.         We must take as much advantage as possible of any opportunity to speak English.

MOST    We have to make ………………………………… any opportunity to speak English.

Answer: the most of

 

  1. Your dad speaks German more clearly than you do.

AS                           You can´t …………………………………. as your dad can.

 

  1. I told them not to take their time as we didn´t have a lot.

UP                          I said to them ……………………….. we didn´t have much time.

 

  1. I didn´t expect to pay so much for that meal last night.

FAR                        I …………………………………………… that meal than I had expected.

 

  1. She is looking forward to her sister´s visit.

ABOUT                 She is really ………………………………… her sister coming to visit.

 

  1. The boss apologised for losing his temper with his secretary.

SORRY                   The boss said that ………………………………………. getting cross.

 

  1. They arrived home late because they had missed the last train.

BACK                     As they had missed the last train home ………………………………. late.

 

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