Fill in the gaps with 3-6 words so that the second sentence has the same meaning as the first:

 

Sentence transformations for the C1 Advanced

 

  1. It is common knowledge that you need to talk things over with your partner to settle an argument.

CHAT                

It is known that a couple must ____________________ an argument

 

2. She had hardly started running when she got an injury.

HAD                 

Hardly ____________________ when he got injured.

 

3. If I could get away with it, I would consider lying on my CV.

FOR                  

I would be ____________________, as long as no one found out.

 

4. I long to be the centre of attention within my friendship group.

EAGER

I ____________________ of a central figure in the attention of my friends.

 

5. It is not ok to criticize people just because of the way they look.

DOWN

A person’s appearance is no ____________________.

 

6. It might not be worth getting into detail during the annual meeting.

POINT

There might not ____________________ into detail during the annual meeting.

 

 

Answers:

 

  1. It is common knowledge that you need to talk things over with your partner to settle an argument.

CHAT                

It is known that a couple must chat about things to settle an argument

 

2. She had hardly started running when she got an injury.

HAD                 

Hardly had she started running when he got injured.

 

3. If I could get away with it, I would consider lying on my CV.

FOR                  

I would be up for lying on my CV, as long as no one found out.

 

4. I long to be the centre of attention within my friendship group.

EAGER

I am eager to become more of a central figure in the attention of my friends

 

5. It is not ok to criticize people just because of the way they look.

DOWN

A person’s appearance is no reason to put them down

 

6. It might not be worth getting into detail during the annual meeting.

POINT

There might not be any point in getting into detail during the annual meeting.

 

 

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