Sentence transformation part 3 ( of 50 )


1. Most stores will accept a credit card instead of cash. (ALTERNATIVE)

2. You can avoid tooth decay by brushing your teeth regularly. (PREVENT)

3. Some of Peter’s expressions make me think of my brother. (REMIND)

4. When do you think this bridge was built? (OLD)

5. That old typewriter is not worth repairing. (POINTLESS)

6. They share a lot of hobbies and interests. (COMMON)

7. This train should have left 30 minutes ago. (MEANT)

8 The president arranged for me to use his chauffeur-driven car whenever I liked. (DISPOSAL)

9. The painting is worth $25,000. (VALUED)

10. This passport can be used in most countries.(valid)
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KEY

1. Most stores will accept a credit card instead of cash. (ALTERNATIVE)
→Most stores will accept a credit card as an alternative to cash.
2. You can avoid tooth decay by brushing your teeth regularly. (PREVENT)
→Brushing your teeth regularly can prevent tooth decay.
3. Some of Peter’s expressions make me think of my brother. (REMIND)
→Some of Peter’s expressions remind me of my brother.
4. When do you think this bridge was built? (OLD)
→How old do you think this bridge is?
5. That old typewriter is not worth repairing. (POINTLESS)
→Repairing that old typewriter is pointless.
6. They share a lot of hobbies and interests. (COMMON)
→They have a lot of hobbies and interest in common.
7. This train should have left 30 minutes ago. (MEANT)
→This train was meant to leave 30 minutes ago.
8 The president arranged for me to use his chauffeur-driven car whenever I liked. (DISPOSAL)
→The president placed/put his chauffeur-driven car at my disposal.
9. The painting is worth $25,000. (VALUED)
→The painting has been valued at $25,000.
10. This passport can be used in most countries.
→This passport can be valid for most countries.

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