Продолжаем серию упражнений известных как перифраз или более официально key word transformation. Лексической основой станет Destination B2 (Entertainment), а грамматика будет заимствоваться из FCE Use of English by V. Evans. Представляем вашему вниманию двенадцатую часть.
Упражнение на трансформацию FCE (Entertainment)
1.I am certain she didn’t fall for such a simple trick.
She (can’t have fallen for) such a simple trick.
2.May I put on your new play?
Would (you mind if I put) on your new play?
3.It took him a month to rehearse for a new play.
He (took a month to rehearse) for a new play.
4.I prefer throwing a party to staying at home .
I prefer to (throw a party rather than stay) at home.
5.I haven’t starred in a play yet.
I (still haven’t starred) in a play.
6.How long is it since you roared with laughter?
When (did you roar with) laughter?
7.This is the quiz show where he took part in.
This is the quiz show (in which he took) part in.
8.Whatever I say, she will never find it funny.
She will never find it funny, (no matter what) I say.
9.This show is more amusing than the cartoon.
The cartoon is ( not as amusing as) this show.
10.He is the most boring comedian I have ever seen.
No one (else is as boring as) him.
11.She persuaded him to tell her a joke.
She (got him to tell) her a joke.
12.»Shall I act in the play tonight?» she asked.
She (offered to act in the play) that night.
13.»I think you should practise more and take part in audition next year» the director told her
The director (insisted she practise more ) and take part in audition the following year.
14.It’s pity you failed to make a good impression on the director.
I (wish you had made a) good impression on the director.
15.The play hasn’t taken off since 2010.
Not since 2010 (has the play taken) off.
16.I only read reviews and count on them when I have no time to watch a play by myself.
Only when I have no time to watch a play by myself, (do I read reviews) and count on them.
17.He spent all evening waiting in a queue, hoping to get a ticket.
He spent (the whole evening) waiting in a queue, hoping to get a ticket.
18.I didn’t know about their highly popular performance.
I (had no/little knowledge about) their highly popular performance.
Это задание на перефраз по теме Entertainment создано для закрепления лексики и развития навыка keyword transformation на уровне FCE.
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