Sentence transformation part 2 ( of 50 )


48 parts to go!!

1. As people use a lot of wood-pulp, many trees are cut down.
2. Because of the absence of the atmosphere on the moon, the sky there is black, just as in space.
3. These young men became doctors after six years training.
4. People believe that the Chinese invented paper in 105 A.D.
5. A man I don’t know told me about that.
6. That was a silly thing to say!
7. We’ve run out of petrol.
8. It takes six hours to drive from here to London.
9. He was sorry he hadn’t said goodbye to her at the airport.
10. They failed to find out a solution to the problem.

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KEY

1. As people use a lot of wood-pulp, many trees are cut down.
→The more wood-pulp is used, the more trees are cut down
2. Because of the absence of the atmosphere on the moon, the sky there is black, just as in space.
→Because there is no atmosphere on the moon, the sky…
3. These young men became doctors after six years training.
→After these young men had been trained for six years, the became doctors
4. People believe that the Chinese invented paper in 105 A.D.
→Paper is believed to have been invented by the Chinese in 105 A.D.
5. A man I don’t know told me about that.
→I was told about that by a man I don’t know.
6. That was a silly thing to say!
→What a silly thing to say!
7. We’ve run out of petrol.
→There is no more petrol left.
8. It takes six hours to drive from here to London.
→It is a six hour drive from here to London.
9. He was sorry he hadn’t said goodbye to her at the airport.
→He regretted not saying goodbye to her at the airport.
10. They failed to find out a solution to the problem.

→They didn’t succeed in finding out a …

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