Fill in the gaps with 2-5 words so that the second sentence has the same meaning as the first:

 

LESSON 1: B2 SENTENCE TRANSFORMATIONS

 

  1. The young entrepreneur has managed to get ahead very swiftly indeed.

IN

In reality, the young entrepreneur has ____________________ ahead very quickly.

 

2. I would think twice before making a decision if I were you.

FOR

If I were in your shoes, I would think twice before ____________________ or the other.

 

3. If you are unwilling to take a risk, you will fail in your quest to progress.

RELUCTANT

If you are ____________________ yourself at risk, you will fail to advance.

 

4. I am completely against being interrupted in such a way.

TO

I ____________________ people interrupt me like that.

 

5. You had better take advantage of this unique and wonderful opportunity.

MOST

If I were you, I would ____________________ this unique and wonderful opportunity.

 

6. How do you expect me to tolerate this kind of behaviour?

UP

How do you expect me ____________________ behaviour like this?

 

 

 

ANSWER SHEET

 

LESSON 1: B2 SENTENCE TRANSFORMATIONS

 

  1. The young entrepreneur has managed to get ahead very swiftly indeed.

IN

In reality, the young entrepreneur has succeeded in getting ahead very quickly.

 

2. I would think twice before making a decision if I were you.

FOR

If I were in your shoes, I would think twice before you opt for one or the other.

 

3. If you are unwilling to take a risk, you will fail in your quest to progress.

RELUCTANT

If you are reluctant to put yourself at risk, you will fail to advance.

 

4. I am completely against being interrupted in such a way.

TO

I oppose to having people interrupt me like that.

 

5. You had better take advantage of this unique and wonderful opportunity.

MOST

If I were you, I would make the most of this unique and wonderful opportunity.

 

6. How do you expect me to tolerate this kind of behaviour?

UP

How do you expect me to put up with behaviour like this?

 

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