Sentence Transformation, 5

Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence, using the word given. Do not change the word given. You must use between two and five words, including the word given. There is an example at the beginning (0).

0 Paul likes music
Paul is interested in music

1 Do you want a sandwich?

_________________________a sandwich?

2 Is this pen yours?

Does _______________________you?

3 David was too ill to go camping with us.

David_____________________to go camping with us.

4 You can’t vote unless you are over eighteen.

You____________________to vote

5 I think we should go home now.

It _________________home now.

6 I certainly won’t go there again!
That ________________________I go there!

7 I regret not getting married.

I _________________________ married.

8 He found it hard to start the car.

He _______________________ the car.

9 Why wouldn’t she give you her telephone number?

Why_____________give you her telephone number?

10 John and I last quarrelled over a week ago.

John and I _______________ for over a week.

11 I doubt very much that you saw Carla at the party as      she’s in Scotland at the moment.

You _________________________Carla at the party as she’s in Scotland at the moment

12 After nearly an hour the coach had still not arrived.

After nearly an hour _______________of the coach.

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