Продолжаем серию упражнений известных как перифраз или более официально key word transformation. Лексической основой станет Destination B2 (Weather and the environment), а грамматика будет заимствоваться из FCE Use of English by V. Evans. Представляем вашему вниманию десятую часть.
Упражнение на трансформацию FCE (Weather and the environment)
1.It is forbidden to make a mess of such important things as environmental issues.
You (mustn’t make a mess of) such important things as environmental issues.
2.I am sure he didn’t lose control of the situation.
He (can’t have lost control) of the situation.
3.Could you call off the meeting on Tuesday?
Would (you mind calling off the) meeting on Tuesday?
4.She made me put out the fire.
I (was made to put out) the fire.
5.The last time we did up our house was 3 years ago.
We (haven’t done up our house for) 3 years.
6.He started taking a shower 10 minutes ago.
He (has been taking a shower for) 10 minutes.
7.The situation went out of control so they had to call off the press conference.
The situation went out of control (as a result) they had to call off the press conference.
8.It was such a dangerous area that they moved to another one
It was (so dangerous an area) that they moved to another one.
9.My forecast is not as accurate as Mark’s.
Mark’s forecast (is less accurate than) mine.
10.This pollutant is the most harmful of all we tested.
This pollutant (is more harmful than) all we tested.
11.He demanded that she take the responsibility for cleaning.
He (made her take the responsibility) for cleaning.
12.I don’t like people disappointing me with accusations.
I don’t (like being disappointed) with accusations.
13.»No. I will not prevent you from travelling all over the world» he said.
He (promised not to prevent me) from travelling all over the world.
14.»You had better not pollute the residential area or you’ will be in trouble with the police.» he told them.
He (warned them not to pollute) the residential area or they would be in trouble with the police.
15.You shouldn’t have put the victory down to her.
I’d (rather you had not put) the victory down to her.
16.You’d think he is an environmentalist.
He behaves (as if he were) an environmentalist.
17.He never appears to be aware of endangered animals.
Never (does he appear) to be aware of endangered animals.
18.I have never been so famous anywhere else.
Nowhere (else have I been so) famous.
19Try installing the freezer on your own.
Try installing the freezer (by yourself).
Это задание на перефраз по теме Weather and the environments создано для закрепления лексики и развития навыка keyword transformation на уровне FCE.