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Keyword Transformation- (C2) Certificate of Proficiency in English

For questions 1-6, 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 three and eight words, including the word given.

Do not use contractions.

WITH

1. She was reluctant to sell her old car.

It was ........................ her old car.


HAVE

2. It is a pity I didn't meet your sister at the conference yesterday.

I would ........................ your sister at the conference yesterday.


RECOVERY

3. Adam is said that he is now recovering in one of the leading private hospitals.

Adam is said ........................ in one of the leading private hospitals.


GONE

4. Another two years were to pass before he saw his mother again.

Not ........................ he see his mother again.


EXCEPT

5. Ann was the only person who wasn't at all interested in the concert.

Everybody enjoyed the concert ........................ interest in it whatsoever.


COST

6. Electricity is getting very expensive these days.

The ........................ higher and higher these days.

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