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Test your English 9

  You will find this kind of exercise in the FCE Exam (Use of English - Part 3).

 
KEY WORD TRANSFORMATION

 
Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first one. 
  Use the word in
bold and other words (2 - 5 words only) to complete the sentence. 
  Do NOT change the word given.


  For example:  He wouldn't lend me his laptop computer. 
REFUSED

  Answer:  He
refused to lend me his laptop computer.

  1.  "Don't ride your bicycle in the house!" said Maria's father. 
WARNED

   Maria's father ..................................................  ride her bicycle in the house.

  2.  He can't wait for the party this weekend. 
FORWARD

   He's  really ..................................................  the party this weekend. 

  3.  I haven't been to the cinema for three years. 
LAST

  
The .................................................  the cinema was three years ago.

 
4.  It's possible that somebody stole your camera while you were in the pool.  MIGHT

   Somebody .................................................   your camera while you were in the pool.

  5.  You ought to try on the dress before you buy it 
BETTER

  You ..................................................  the dress before you buy it.

  6.  I was unable to find the book you wanted from the libary. 
MANAGE

    I ..................................................  the book you wanted from the libary.

  7.  "Did you see the football match, Robert?" asked Bill. 
IF

   Bill asked Robert .................................................  the football match.

  8.  It is forbidden to take mobile phones into the school. 
MUST

   Mobile phones .................................................  into the school.

ANSWERS

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