Sentence transformation part 6( of 50 )


1. If interest rates are cut, the economic situation may improve. (REDUCTION)

2. I don’t personally care if they come or not. (MATTER)

3. Local residents said they were against the new traffic scheme. (DISAPPROVAL)

4. Why isn’t this TV working?
→What

5. May I borrow your pen?
→Would
6. We must do something about the problem even if it costs a lot.
→Costly
7. We should ban the use of pesticides, but we should also restrict the use of other chemicals.
→In addition to
8. You might fall if you are not careful.
→Be
9. Immediately after his arrival, things went wrong.
→No sooner
10. Although Nam was the stronger of the two, his attacker soon overpowered him.
→Despite

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1. If interest rates are cut, the economic situation may improve. (REDUCTION)
→A reduction in/of interest rates may improve the economic situation.
2. I don’t personally care if they come or not. (MATTER)
→It doesn’t matter to me whether they come or not.
3. Local residents said they were against the new traffic scheme. (DISAPPROVAL)
→Local residents expressed their disapproval of the new traffic scheme.
4. Why isn’t this TV working?
→What is wrong with this TV?

5. May I borrow your pen?
→Would you lend me your pen?
6. We must do something about the problem even if it costs a lot.
→Costly as/though it may be, we must do something about the problem.
7. We should ban the use of pesticides, but we should also restrict the use of other chemicals.
→In addition to banning the use of pesticides, we should also restrict the use of other chemicals.
8. You might fall if you are not careful.
→Be careful or you will fall.
9. Immediately after his arrival, things went wrong.
→No sooner had he arrived than things went wrong.
10. Although Nam was the stronger of the two, his attacker soon overpowered him.
→Despite his being the stronger of the two, Nam was soon overpowered by his attacker.

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