Sentence transformation part 5 ( of 50 )


1. I don’t really like her, even though I admire her achievements.
→Much as
2. Alice and Charles did not decide to move to a bigger house until after the birth of their second child.
→Only
3. Martin may not be very well but she still manages to enjoy life.
→Martin’s poor
4. The Pacific Ocean is on average deeper than the Atlantic.
→The average
5. Under no circumstances should you phone the police.
→The
6. We couldn’t find George anywhere.
→George
7. Provided your handwriting is legible, the examiners will accept your paper.
→So long as
8. There are a lot of people depend on him.
→He
9. I daren’t turn on the television because the baby might wake up. (FEAR)

10. The teachers agreed to introduce the new methods. (AGREEMENT)

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KEY:

1. I don’t really like her, even though I admire her achievements.
→Much as I admire her achievement, I don’t really like her.
2. Alice and Charles did not decide to move to a bigger house until after the birth of their second child.
→Only when A. and C. had their second child did they decide to move to a bigger house.
3. Martin may not be very well but she still manages to enjoy life.
→Martin’s poor health doesn’t prevent/stop him from enjoying life.
4. The Pacific Ocean is on average deeper than the Atlantic.
→The average depth of the Pacific Ocean is greater than that of the Atlantic.
5. Under no circumstances should you phone the police.
→The last thing you should do is to phone the police.
6. We couldn’t find George anywhere.
→George was nowhere to be found.
7. Provided your handwriting is legible, the examiners will accept your paper.
→So long as the examiners can read your handwriting, they will accept your paper.
8. There are a lot of people depend on him.
→He has a lot of dependants.
9. I daren’t turn on the television because the baby might wake up. (FEAR)
→I daren’t turn on the television for fear of waking the baby up.
10. The teachers agreed to introduce the new methods. (AGREEMENT)
→There was an agreement among the teachers to introduce the new methods.

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