A builder is modernising our b

A builder is modernising our bungalow for use.
are We ________________________________________________________ by a builder.

A French dressmaker is going to make Janet’s wedding dress.
made Janet is going to ____________________________________ by a French dressmaker.

A local mechanic repaired our car.
repaired We __________________________________________ by a local mechanic

After a few days, I began to realise that my wife was not coming back.
dawned After a few days, ________________________that my wife was not coming back.

All the children enjoy themselves at this summer camp.
fun Every ____________________________________ at this summer camp.

Although he was tired, he visited other ruins.
spite In ______________________________________ he visited other ruins.

Although her leg hurt, little Annie never cried.
pain _____________________________________ her leg, little Annie never cried.

Although she was ill she went to work.
despite She went to _____________________________________________________ ill.

Although I knew the neighbourhood well, I got lost.
fact ___________________________________ knew the neighbourhood well, I got lost.

Although the wind was cold this morning, we went for a walk.
of We went for a walk this morning ________________________________ wind.

Anna wanted to stay, but her boss forced her to resign.
made Anna wanted to stay, but her boss ____________________________________ resign.

Anne asked Mary to watch the children while she went upstairs
eye Anne asked Mary to ___________________ the children while she went upstairs.

Are the children keen on sports activities?
part
Do the children enjoy ____________________________________________ sports activities?

As I can’t speak French I won’t live in France.
would If I ______________________________________________ live in France.

As soon as I have any more news, I’ll phone you.
moment I’ll give ____________________________________ I have any more news.

Before she left, she said she hoped I had good luck.
wished She ________________________________________ before she left.

Being unfairly punished was beginning to feel normal to him
Getting He _______________________________________________ unfairly punished.

By any chance, do you know where I’ve put my pen?
happen Do you __________________________________________ pen is?

Bob finds his new contact lenses uncomfortable.
used Bob ____________________________________ new contact lenses.

Bob is a much quicker swimmer than George.
more Bob …………………………………………………………………………………………… George.
Calling the police isn’t any good.
no It’s ………………………………………………………………………………………… the police.

Can I have a look at it?
mind Would _____________________________________ a look at it?

Can I sit here?
mind Would ____________________________________________________ here.

Can I speak to you for a moment?
word Can ____________________________________________ you for a moment?

“Can you do this for me, please?” I asked my assistant.
whether I asked my assistant _______________________________________________ for me.

Can you give me directions to the station?
how Could you tell ………………………………………………………………………… the station?

Can you phone me after 7 tonight?
give Please, _________________________________________________________ after 7 tonight.

Can you understand French more easily than Italian?
find Do you ______________________________________________ than Italian?

Can you understand words more easily than gestures?
better Are you _______________________________________________ gestures?

Could I borrow your bicycle?
if Would it be all right _______________________________ your bicycle?

Could you please pass me the water?
you Would ……………………………………………………………………………………. the water?

Could you take me back to the Parthenon?
lift Could you ______________________________________ to the Parthenon?

Could you tell me the way to the Temples?
mind ______________________________________ the way to the Temples?

David went home before we arrived.
had When we ……………………………………………………………………………………….. home

Despite her lack of enthusiasm, she always gets good marks.
isn’t ____________________________________ she always gets good marks.

Despite her old age, she travels a lot.
even She travels a lot ____________________________________________.

Did anyone see you yesterday?
Who
I want to know _________________________________________________ yesterday

Do you think you can lend me some money?
from I’d like _______________________________________________ you

Does he wish he hadn’t sold his guitar?
regret Does ________________________________________ his guitar?

Don’t shout all the time, it’s so annoying!
wish I ____________________________________________________ all the time.

“Don’t tell him to study; he never follows your advice.”
use It’s _____________________________________________ to study.

Don’t you regret not learning how to swim?
wish Don’t you _____________________________________________ how to swim?

Don’t you think you have to start working harder?
time It’s _______________________________________________________ harder.

Ellen last went abroad three years ago
for Ellen ____________________________________________________ three years

Excuse me, is somebody serving you, sir?
served Excuse me, ………………………………………………………………………………………, sir?

Fiona wanted to know the time
what Fiona wanted to know ……………………………………………………………………….was.

“Get off the bus at the station,” said Peter to Annette.
Told Peter ______________________________________________________ the bus at the station

Going to school is compulsory until the age of sixteen.
go Children _________________________________ until the age of sixteen.

He couldn’t reach the button because it was too high.
that The button ……………………………………………………………………………… couldn’t reach it.

He doesn’t usually find it difficult to do it.
trouble She rarely ______________________________________________________ it.

He had to have all his house painted.
someone He got __________________________________________________________ .

He is extremely rich but very mean.
spite ……………………………………………………………………………………………… he is very mean.

He looked at my diary.
look He ___________________________________________________ at my diary.

He pretended to be enjoying himself but he wasn’t really.
though He acted ______________________________________ himself, but he wasn’t really.

He seems to be enjoying himself.
if He ……………………………………………………………………………………….. enjoying himself.

He used to listen to rock music when he was a teenager – not disco music
listen He ________________ to disco music when he was a teenager. He used to listen to rock music.

He was so proud that he wouldn’t accept an apology.
too He had _________________________________________________ an apology.

Henry said he had not stolen the jumper
denied Henry __________________________________________________ the jumper.

Her new video camera no longer felt quite so strange to use.
getting She _________________________________________________ her new video camera.

His mother has cut his hair really short.
had He _________________________________ really short by his mother.

His mother wouldn’t allow him to go out.
let His mother …………………………………………………………………………………………………out.

“How do you manage to be so even-tempered?” I asked her.
asked I __________________________________________ to be so even-tempered.

Hurry up. We’ll get to the theatre after the beginning of the play.
will By the time we get to the theatre, the play ………………………………………… begun.

I always drink more water than my mother
never My mother _______________________________________________ as I do.

I am a quicker runner than my husband.
run I ___________________________________________________ my husband.

I’m afraid that there is no room in the hotel tonight.
fully I’m afraid that the ______________________________________ tonight.

I’m certain that Norman will be late
bound Norman _____________________________________________________ late.

I am fed up with his jokes
enough I ________________________________________________________ his jokes.

I am looking forward to starting my new job.
wait I _______________________________________________ my new job.

I’m really sorry I forgot your birthday.
apologize I’d like _____________________________________________ your birthday.

I’m sorry, but I can’t come tomorrow.
apologise I must _______________________________________________________ tomorrow.

I’m sorry, but I wouldn’t like to speak about him.
rather I’m sorry, but I ____________________________________ about him.

I’m sorry I broke your cd
apologise I do ………………………………………………………………………………… your cd.

I’m sorry I don’t see you more often.
wish I _______________________________________________ more often

I’m sure it wasn’t Helen you saw because she’s in Bristol.
one It can’t ……………………………………………………………..you saw because she’s in Bristol.

I am sure that Jack hasn’t left home yet.
have Jack ____________________________________________________ home yet.

I’m sure Tina was terribly worried when her son was arrested.
must Tina ________________________________________ when her son was arrested.

I’m sure that Karen was a beautiful baby.
been Karen ____________________________________________ a beautiful baby.

I’m sure the garage will sell the car by the end of next week.
sold I’m sure the garage will _____________________________ the end of next week.

I am thirsty enough to drink a whole bottle of water.
so I’m __________________________________________ a whole bottle of water.

I’m waiting for you to tell me what happened yesterday.
still You ___________________________________ me what happened yesterday.

I’d prefer them to concentrate on their next exam, not on the paper.
rather I’d ____________________________________ their next exam, not on the paper.

I’d rather you handed it in next week.
prefer I _____________________________________________ it in next week.
I’d rather you didn’t use the office phone.
mind Would you __________________________________ the office phone.?

I’d prefer us to go to the cinema.
rather I’d ………………………………………………………………………………………………………. cinema.

I can’t find my shoes.
wish I _______________________________________ my shoes are.

I can’t put up with the noise any longer.
bear I can’t __________________________________________________ any longer.

I can’t stop playing games because I’m addicted to them.
too I’m ___________________________________________ stop playing them.

I could not go out because of the storm.
from The storm ………………………………………………………………………………………………….out.

I couldn’t remember the name of the restaurant.
called I couldn’t remember ________________________________________________

I couldn’t understand what he was saying.
sense I ______________________________________ what he was saying.

I’d love to have been born in a rich family.
only If ___________________________________________ in a rich family.

I didn’t agree with the project.
favour I _______________________________________________ the project.

I didn’t expect them to leave so late.
idea I had _____________________________________________________ leave so late.

I didn’t know the answer because I hadn’t read the book.
known ………………………………………………………………………… the answer if I’d read the book.

I don’t like being so tall.
wish I ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. so tall

I don’t feel like having coffee now.
desire I have ___________________________________________________ coffee now.

I don’t think Mary’s new job is what she expected.
seem Mary’s new job ________________________________________ what she expected.

I don’t think she likes doing other people’s work for them.
objects I think _______________________________________ other people’s work for them.

I find it really difficult to get up early in the morning .
used I cannot get …………………………………………………………………………………. early.

I first said I would go, but then I decided not to.
mind I first said I would go, then I ____________________________________________.

I found the film rather boring.
by I _____________________________________________________ film

I got the impression that she was not doing her best.
seem She _____________________________________________________ doing her best.

I hadn’t made a speech before, so I was very nervous.
used Because I _________________________________speeches, I was not very nervous.

I have paid someone to organise the trip for me.
organised I ______________________________________ for me.

I haven’t been to the cinema for ages.
since It is ……………………………………………………………………………………………. to the cinema.

I haven’t had a Chinese meal for ages
since It’s …………………………………………………………………………………… a Chinese meal.

I haven’t seen him for three years.
last ……………………………………………………………………………………. him was three years ago.

I haven’t read about that civilisation for ages, but I loved it.
been It __________________________ I read about that civilisation, but I loved it.

I haven’t studied English for weeks.
since It is ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… English.

I hate being so poor.
wish I ____________________________________________________________ poor.

I hope the search party will find it before we get there.
found I hope the search party _________________________ the time we get there.

I just managed to see the Queen as she went passed in her carriage.
glimpse I just ____________________________Queen as she went passed in her carriage.

I kept looking for my missing watch but it was no use.
even I kept looking for my missing watch ……………………………………………….. no use

I like gardening more than I like cycling.
prefer I ___________________________________________________ cycling

I locked the door before I left. I can clearly remember it.
remember I clearly …………………………………………………………………… before leaving.

I predict an earthquake in the Appalachians in March.
will In my opinion ………………………………………………………..in the Appalachians in March

I prefer tea to coffee.
than I ____________________________________________________ coffee.

I prefer saying things to keeping them.
rather I ____________________________________________________ keep them.

I prefer tennis to football
rather I ________________________________________________________ football.

I promise to buy you a new one
get You _______________________________________, I promise.

I really think you are old enough to start looking after yourself.
time I think ____________________________________ looking after yourself.

I regret lending so much money to Paul.
lent If _________________________________________________ so much money to Paul.

I regret not going to University.
had I ……………………………………………………………………………………….. to University.

I regret telling him the news
wish I ________________________________________________ him the news.

I slept until the thunder woke me up at seven o’clock.
was I ___________________________________________________ at seven o’clock.

I started working here three years ago.
for I ………………………………………………………………………………………… three years.

I still find it difficult to do these exercises.
used I am still not ____________________________________________ exercises.

I suppose it is possible that she didn’t understand it.
may She …………………………………………………………………………………………… it

I think you were wrong to sell your bike.
have You ___________________________________________________ your bike.

“I think it would be a good idea if you did your homework after dinner,” said his mother.
suggested His mother ________________________________ his homework after dinner.

“I think it would be a good idea that you start the excavations at dawn,” she suggested to them
suggested She suggested ______________________________ the excavations at dawn.

I think I’ll read instead of watching TV!
rather I _______________________________________________ TV

‘I think you should pay some of these bills’ said Colin’s mother.
time ‘It’s ……………………………………………………………………………………. some of these bills.’

I told him there was no point in worrying about the past.
worth “It _________________________________________ the past “I told him”

I took the umbrella as it might rain.
in I took the umbrella ___________________________________________________

I totally agree with you.
total I’m _________________________________________________________ you.

I was the only person there
else There was ……………… ………………………………………………………. there.

I was too scared to tell him what I really thought
courage I ___________________________________________ to tell him what I really thought.

I will never weigh the same as my brother
be I will ______________________________________________________ as my brother.

“I’ll call the police if you don’t go away,” Molly said to the man at the door.
threatened Molly _______________________ if the man at the door didn’t go away.

I wish I could work in the evenings as I used to.
miss I ……………………………………………………………………………………… in the evenings.

I would like to have an ice-cream.
feel I ____________________________________________ ice-cream.

I would prefer not to have the class today.
rather I ___________________________________________________ the class today.

I would prefer you not to come back tomorrow.
rather I ___________________________________________________ tomorrow.

I would prefer you to deliver the sofa on Friday.
you I would rather …………………………………………………………………………………………. on Friday.

I would prefer you not to hand it in today.
you I would rather …………………………………………………………………………………………. in later.

I wouldn’t read that book. It’s good for nothing.
worth That book ________________________________________. It’s good for nothing.

If I take the job I will have to move to London.
mean Taking the job …………………………………………………………………………….. London.

If you don’t hurry up, you’ll miss the train.
had You ________________________________________ you’ll miss the train.

If I were you I wouldn’t take so many aspirins a day .
Ought You ……………………………………………………………………………. so many aspirins a day.

If you don’t mind, I’d prefer not to sit next to the door.
rather If you don’t mind, _______________________________ next to the door.

In spite of his age, Mr Benson runs seven miles before breakfast.
is ………………………………………………………………….. he runs seven miles before breakfast.

Is it alright if I close the window?
if Would you ________________________________________ the window?

Is smoking permitted in the art gallery?
allowed Are ________________________________________ in the art gallery?

Is this pen yours?
you Do __________________________________________________________ pen?

Is this car yours?
you Do _____________________________________________________ car?

Is this your first visit to France?
Ever Have ________________________________________________________ to France before?

It annoys me when people watch TV for so long
wouldn’t I _____________________________________________ TV for so long!

It upsets me the way he talks.
wish I ________________________________________ like that.

It looks as if your injuries aren’t very serious
seem Your injuries _____________________________________________ very serious.

It was raining so much that I stayed at home.
heavy The ______________________________________ I stayed at home.

It was so cold last night that the river froze.
a ……………………………………………………………………………………. night that the river froze.

It was wrong of you to come home so late without telling us.
should You _____________________________________ home so late without telling us.

It wasn’t necessary for you to drive me home.
have You …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. home.

It will be necessary to pay the full amount when you book.
have The full amount .. ……………………………………………………………………….. when you book.

It’s a good idea to take the train.
had …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. the train.

It’s a pity that Charles is always complaining.
wouldn’t I ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. so much.
It’s a pity I didn’t take my doctor’s advice.
wish …………………………………………………………………………………………… my doctor’s advice.

It’s ages since I saw him last.
for I _________________________________________________________________ ages.

It’s almost certain that someone saw the guide leaving.
must Someone ______________________________________ leaving.

It is likely that my husband hasn’t arrived in Córdoba yet.
unlikely My husband __________________________________________ in Córdoba yet.

It’s possible that she will come tomorrow.
likely She _______________________________________________________ tomorrow.

It is possible that he has made a big mistake.
may He ____________________________________________________ a big mistake.

It is possible that John is the murderer.
be John _______________________________________________________ the murderer.

It is possible that the burglars used the ladder.
might A ladder ____________________________________________________ the burglars.

It’s very boring for me to watch that programme.
find I __________________________________________________ that programme.

It was a mistake to have devoted so much time to the details.
should You …………………………………………………………………. so much time to the details.

It was impossible to get back home because of the snow.
way There was _________________________ back home because of the snow.

It was wrong of you to come home so late without telling us.
should You _____________________________________ home so late without telling us.

Jack said he hadn’t cheated in his test.
cheating Jack ………………………………………………………………………………………… in his test.

Janet has made the necessary arrangements.
been The necessary arrangements ………………………………………………………………… Janet.

Jim said he hadn’t stolen the jewels.
stealing Jim …………………………………………………………………………………………. the jewels.
Kim did the composition badly because he was tired.
mess Kim _______________________________ the composition because he was tired.
Larry was only promoted because he went to the same school as a director.
gone If Larry ___________________________ to the same school as a director, he wouldn’t
have been promoted.

Laura’s father did not allow her to see Jake.
prevented Laura’s father ……………………………………. …………………………………………….. Jake.

Let’s go somewhere different this time!
going __________________________________________ different this time?

Look at those black clouds! There’s rain on the way!
to Look at those black clouds! It ………………………………………………………………rain.
Mary doesn’t just teach, she also does research.
only Not ______________________________________ she also does research

Mary last went to Italy thirty years ago.
for Mary has _____________________________________________thirty years.

Mary thinks her boss makes her work too hard.
objects Mary __________________________________________________her work too hard .

“May I use your phone, Peter?” I asked
whether I asked ___________________________________________ his phone

Michelle sings so well that she is never short of work.
such Michelle ______________________________ that she is never short of work.

Missing lunch always gives me a stomach-ache.
get If I ______________________________________________________ a stomach-ache.

Mr. Hopkins is the owner of that blue Toyota.
by That blue Toyota ___________________________________________ Mr. Hopkins.

Mrs Wilson doesn’t want Peter to stay up too late.
rather Mrs Wilson ___________________________________________stay up too late.

Mum had a little sugar in store.
hardly Mum ______________________________________________________________ left.

My daughter weighed three kilos at birth.
weight My daughter _____________________________________________________ at birth.

My dog has got short legs, so it can’t run fast.
able My dog _______________________________________ to run faster if it had long legs.

My house is near to Eileen’s.
close Eileen ___________________________________________________ each other.

My sister earns more than my father.
much My father’s salary ______________________________________ my sister’s.

My son gets dirtier than all the other children
as The other children ______________________________________ as my son.

My teacher said, “If I were you, I’d do some more reading.”
suggested My teacher ________________________________________ some more reading.

My written English is better than my spoken.
better I’m ___________________________________________________ speaking it.

Neil wishes he hadn’t sold his car.
having Neil …………………………………………………………………………………………………….car

Never before had Tom spoken in public.
made It was the first time ______________________________________________ in public.

‘Never borrow money from friends,’ my father said.
told My father …………………………………………………………………………… money from friends.

New technology will enable more people to work from home.
possible New technology will ____________________ more people to work from home.

Nobody has revised my test yet.
not I ___________________________________________________________ revised yet.

Nobody plays the violin as beautifully as he does.
more He plays the violin _______________________________________________ else.

Not a single student failed the exams at the first attempt.
succeeded All the students ___________________ the exams at the first attempt.

Now you have the money and time you really ought to go to Mexico.
went Now you have the money and time _________________________to Mexico.

One advantage of living in the city is entertainment.
favour One point _______________________________________ in the city is entertainment.

Our future is in your hands, dear!
depends Our future ________________________________________ , my dear!

People believe that the Americans invented democracy.
Have Democracy ______________________________________ invented by the Americans.

People believe the Chinese invented paper.
have The Chinese …………………………………………………………………………………………. paper.

People don’t like her because she doesn’t tell the truth.
would If she ___________________________________________________ like her.

People say he is an excellent orator.
be He …………………………………………………………………………………….. an excellent orator.

People say he was arrested for selling drugs.
said He is ______________________________________________ for selling drugs.

People think Charles stole the money.
have Charles …………………………………………………………………………………………. the money.

People were very interested in the wells at the time.
found People ______________________________________ at the time

Perhaps Alan didn’t mean what he said.
meant Alan …………………………………………………………………………………….. what he said.

Perhaps Stephen’s train was delayed.
might Stephen’s train ______________________________________________ delayed.

Peter is a more careful driver than his brother
drive Peter’s brother ___________________________________________ as Peter.

Peter will look after the children – he has no objection
looking Peter doesn’t …………………………………………………………………………….. children.

Please don’t eat in the classroom.
you I’d rather ……………………………………………………………………………….. classroom.

Please don’t eat with your mouth open. It’s so annoying
wish I ……………………………………………………………………………….. with your mouth open.

“Please, don’t go so soon, Lucy!” said Colin.
begged Colin ______________________________________________ so soon.

Please, don’t speak to me like that.
mind Would ____________________________________________ to me like that?

Please, don’t wipe your hands on the tablecloth!
wish I ________________________________ your hands on the tablecloth!

Please, tell me in case I forget to phone my mother this afternoon.
remind Please, _______________________________________ my mother this afternoon.

Politics has never interested me.
interested I ………………………………………………………………………………… politics.

Sandra said she didn’t care if she had to work late.
mind Sandra said that ____________________________________ late.

Sam speaks Chinese fluently and his Japanese is very good too.
only Not ……………………………………………….Chinese, but his Japanese is very good too.

She explained all the procedure in detail.
detailed She _______________________________________________ all the procedure.

She didn’t want to tell her father about his new boyfriend.
dreaded She ______________________________________________ about his new boyfriend.

She is said to have been in 20 different countries.
say People _____________________________________________ in 20 different countries.

She is sorry that she didn’t bargain with him.
had She __________________________________________with him.

She made me do some extra work.
was I _______________________________________________ extra work.

Sheila progressed very quickly in her studies
swift Sara ______________________________________________ in her studies.

She says she regretted going in for medicine.
wishes She _________________________________________________________ for medicine.

She wanted to buy it but she didn’t have enough money.
if She would ……………………………………………………………………………. had had enough money.

She was ill, but she went to school.
fact _______________________________________________ was ill, she went to school

Some feelings are difficult for me to describe.
find I __________________________________________________ some feelings.

Someone is going to paint our house next week.
painted We are going …………………………………………………………………………………. next week.

Susan wishes she hadn’t sold her English novels
having Neil …………………………………………………………………………………. English novels

Tennis was something that never interested me.
used I ______________________________________________________ in tennis.

The accident happened because the train driver ignored a warning light.
have If the train driver hadn’t ignored a warning light the accident ………………………………….

The bread is so stale we can’t eat it.
isn’t The bread ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. to eat.

The flight took us fourteen hours.
hour It _______________________________________________________ flight.

The game looks easy. I’d like to try it myself
go The game looks easy. I’d ___________________________ myself.

The garage is servicing my car on Monday.
am I ………………………………………………………………………………… at the garage on Monday.

The government’s subsidy enabled us to carry on with the expedition.
possible The government’s subsidy ____________________________to carry on with the expedition.

The information she gave me was so clear that I didn’t get lost.
such She gave ________________________________________ that I didn’t get lost.

The lesson was so boring she fell asleep.
a …………………………………………………………………………………… lesson that she fell asleep.

The painters have just painted our house.
had We ……………………………………………………………………………………………..painted.

The police made the youth empty his pockets.
was The youth ………………………………………………………………………………….. his pockets.

The police think that the burglar walked in through the front door
thought It _________________________________________ walked in through the front door.

The return fare is double the single fare.
twice The return fare ………………………………………………………………………. the single fare.

The students realised they would not be able to take the exam by the end of the year.
hope The students _________________________________ the exam by the end of the year.

The surgeon says my mother will recover completely in a few weeks.
make The surgeon says my mother will __________________________ in a few weeks.

The teacher gave me no opportunity to explain why I was late.
let The teacher ________________________________________ why I was late.

The walls must be painted, I guess.
painting The walls ________________________________________, I guess.

The weather is fine, but my flowers haven’t come out
of My flowers haven’t come out .. ……………………………………………………. weather.

The weather was so good that we stayed in the pool until very late.
such It __________________________ that we stayed in the pool until very late.

The writing course takes two weeks.
a It ______________________________________________________________

These are the most difficult questions I have ever seen.
never I __________________________________________________ questions.
They are going to make the pool deeper next year.
be The pool ____________________________________________________ next year.

They fell down and I automatically laughed.
help I ______________________________________________ when they fell down.

They managed to return to the pyramids
succeeded They ______________________________________ to the pyramids.

They only complain because they are treated badly.
well If _______________________________________________, they wouldn’t complain.

They understand more than we do.
as We …………………………………………………………………………………………………… as they do.

This exercise is so easy that even a child can do it.
for This exercise is ______________________________________________________ to do

This fruit is a new experience.
time This is the ……………………………………………………………………………………… this fruit.

This house is too expensive for my budget.
afford I _________________________________________________ this house.

This is the first time we have done this kind of exercise.
used I ________________________________________________ this kind of exercise.

This suit costs $20 less.
reduced This suit ………………………………………………………………………………………… $20
We couldn’t stop laughing because the comedians were very funny.
that They were ______________________________ we couldn’t stop laughing.

We discussed politics for a long time
had We ___________________________________________politics.

We had a long discussion about your problem.
length We discussed ______________________________________________________

We ought to start work now.
started It’s ………………………………………………………………………………………………. work.

We understand that the headmaster is very upset.
to The headmaster _________________________________________very upset.

We wish you a pleasant flight.
have We hope ____________________________________________ flight.

We won’t go out if the weather is bad.
won’t We ____________________________________________ the weather is good.

What a fool! I bought sugar and I had three packets in store!
needn’t I ________________________________ sugar for I had three packets in store!

What a pity he had to work late last weekend!
only If _________________________________________________to work too late last weekend!

What a pity I broke the vase.
wish I …………………………………………………………………………………………………… the vase.

What a pity I didn’t tell him what I thought
wish I _________________________________________________ what I thought.

What a pity Tom lives so far away from us.
only If ……………………………………………………………………. so far away from us.

What a pity you couldn’t come to my place.
wish I ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. my place.

What a shame I couldn’t go to that party!
only If ______________________________________________________ that party!

What time does the manager come back?’ the customer asked.
time The customer wanted to know………………………………………………………………… back.

What was the name of that woman you rented the house from?
whose What was the name of that woman ____________________________________?

When are you going to come to a decision about marrying John?
mind When are you going to ________________________ about marrying John?

“When did you wear that dress before?” My husband asked me.
I My husband asked me ……………………………………………………. that dress before

When I arrived I rented a car.
on _______________________________________________ a car.

When I entered the room I noticed that someone had been there.
on __________________________________________ I noticed that someone had been there.

When I put forward my project, he did not object.
objection He ________________________________________ the project I put forward.

When I was eighteen I would cycle very long distances
used I __________________________________________ distances when I was 18.

Whenever I see Al Pacino, I remember my uncle.
reminds Whenever I see Al Pacino, __________________________________ my uncle.

Whenever I see this teacher, I remember one of my uncle Tom.
reminds Whenever I see this teacher, ___________________________________ uncle Tom

“Where have the archaeologists gone?” he asked
wondered He ______________________________________ gone.

Where is the conference being held this year?
Taking I don’t know where the conference __________________________________ this year.

“Where is the party?”
asked He __________________________________________________.

Where do you celebrate Christmas?
me He asked _______________________________________________________

“Whose seat is this?” the lecturer asked.
to The lecturer wanted to know ______________________________________________ .

“Why do you have to leave so early?” I asked them.
they I asked them _______________________________________ so early.

Why did nobody tell me about the accident?
not Why _____________________________________________ about the accident?

“Why don’t you do it later?” she said to me.
that She suggested _____________________________________________________

Why don’t you relax for a while?
take She suggested _________________________________________ easy for a while?

“Why don’t you relax for a while?” she said to me.
suggested She ________________________________________ for a while.

‘Why don’t they apply for the job?’ said Sue.
suggested Sue ………………………………………………………………………………………….. for the job.
“Why don’t you take some aspirin?” I suggested to my husband.
that I suggested to my husband _____________________________________________ some aspirin.

“Why don’t you try to calm down?” Sue’s brother suggested.
suggested Sue’s brother_______________________________________________ down.

Williamson, the policeman, lived next door.
whose
The policeman, __________________________________________________ lived next door

Working with the scanner is still too new for me.
used I’m still _______________________________________________ the scanner.
You didn’t think carefully enough before you decided.
thought You _________________________________________ enough before you decided.

You didn’t have to buy me these flowers, really.
have You …………………………………………………………………………. me these flowers, really.

You don’t need to finish that this evening.
does That …………………………………………………………………………….. finished this evening.

You’d better not touch that switch.
were …………………………………………………………………………. I wouldn’t touch that switch.

You have problems because you don’t control yourself.
if You _______________________________________ you controlled yourself.

You have to decide quickly.
mind It’s time ________________________________________________________ quickly.

‘You have to read this book, Mandy”
suggest “I ……………………………………………………………………………………..this book, Mandy”

You look very tired today!
though You look _______________________________________________ today!

You ought to study harder for next time.
had You …………………………………………………………………………………. harder for next time.

You oughtn’t to take offence so easily.
had You _____________________________________________________ so easily.

You should pay back the money at once.
be ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..back at once.

You shouldn’t answer back like that.
had You _____________________________________________ like that.

You should not arrive late for the excursion.
had You ______________________________________ late for the excursion.

You’ve already lied to me.
lie This is not the _____________________________________________me.

You’ll be ill if you continue to smoke.
unless . ………………………………………………………………………………………………… you’ll be ill.

Your face is so similar to my cousin’s!
reminds Your _________________________________________ cousin.

Your son doesn’t seem to be capable of concentrating on anything.
seems Your son ____________________________________ concentrating on anything.

Zoe said, “if you hurt me again in that way, I’ll call the police.”
hand Zoe said, “if you ……………………………………………. me, I’ll call the police.”

John didn’t know the answer to the question.
no
John ………………………………………………………….. what the answer to the question was.

You haven’t seen this play before, have you?
first
This ………………………………………………………….. you have seen this play, isn’t it?

You can choose any one you like.
matter
It doesn’t ……………………………………………………………………………………………. choose.

‘I don’t advise you to go there alone,’ said Peter.
myself
Peter said that ……………………………………………………………………. wasn’t a good idea.

This dog hasn’t been fed for three days.
was
It’s three days ………………………………………………………………………………………….. fed.

Students must clean their own rooms.
responsible
Students ……………………………………………………………………………….. their own rooms.

This is the best microscope you can buy.
better
You …………………………………………………………………………. microscope than this one.

I didn’t know what your feelings were on this matter.
how
I had no idea ………………………………………………………………………….. about this matter.

I can’t tell you the number because I can only just see the bus.
hardly
I ………………………………………………………………………….. the bus, let alone the number.

Mrs Jones had twins last December.
birth
Mrs Jones ……………………………………………….. twins last December.

The children’s computer game looks so interesting I’d like to try it.
go
The children’s computer game looks so interesting I’d like …………………………………… myself.

Do we have to bring our own food?
necessary
Is it …………………………………………………………………………………. bring our own food?

I think it’s best if I take a taxi to my house.
home
I think it’s best if I …………………………………………………………………………………… taxi.

Leave now or I’ll call the police.
you
If ……………………………………………………………………………….. now, I’ll call the police.

I’m sorry I didn’t warn you in time.
apologise
I …………………………………………………………………………………………………. you in time.
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