Продолжаем серию упражнений известных как перифраз или более официально key word transformation. Лексической основой станет Destination B2 (People and society), а грамматика будет заимствоваться из FCE Use of English by V. Evans. Представляем вашему вниманию пятую часть.
Упражнение на трансформацию FCE (People and society)
1.Let’s go and see the ancient castle.
Shall (we go and see) the ancient castle?
2.It is not necessary for you to ban them from going out.
You (don’t need ban them) from going out.
3.He prefers dreaming to taking actions.
He prefers to (dream rather than take) actions.
4.Would you mind doing me a favour?
Could (you do me a) favour?
5.It’s the first time she has given approval of my actions.
She (has never given approval) of my actions before.
6.He started disobeying orders a month ago.
He (has been disobeying orders) for a month.
7.You must apologise if you fall out with your friend.
You must apologise (in the event that you fall) out with your friend.
8.She was sensible but she could not convince him.
Sensible (though she was, she could not) convince him.
9.Jane was the most nervous student in the class.
No one in the class ( was as nervous as ) Jane.
10.It’s a pity, but I won’t accept a lower price.
It’s a pity, but it (is the lowest price )I will accept.
11.Jill persuaded her friend to give her a promise to keep that as a secret.
Jill (got her friend to give) her a promise to keep that as a secret.
12.Mike has put me down three time so far.
I (have been put down) three time so far
13.»Will we stay friends?» she asked herself.
She asked herself (if they would stay) friends.
14.»Don’t forget to disguise yourself» she told me.
She (reminded me to disguise) myself.
15.It’s a pity, he looks down on others.
I (wish he would stop) looking down on others.
16.He was in a bad mood as he had lost an argument.
Had (he won an argument, he would have been) in a good mood.
17.They had barely become friends when they fell out again.
Barely (had they become friends when) fell out again.
18.She didn’t thank me once for standing up for her.
Not (once did she thank me) for standing up for her.
19.We didn’t know much about her marriage
We (had little knowledge about) her marriage.
20.She got on well with him and his parents as well.
She got on well with (both him and his) parents.
Это задание на перефраз по теме People and society создано для закрепления лексики и развития навыка keyword transformation на уровне FCE.