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Keyword Transformation- (C1) Advanced Certificate of 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 six words, including the word given.

Do not use contractions.

BEEN

1. I started working at eight and I was still working at six in the evening, when you called

When you called, ........................ ten hours


WOULD

2. We often went to the seaside with our grandparents as children

Our grandparents, ........................ to the seaside as children


LEARNING

3. It's about seven years now since Laura started to learn Russian

Laura ........................ seven years


USED

4. Being with the older children soon stopped being frightening when I went to secondary school

Secondary school was frightening, but I ........................ with the older children


HAVING

5. Every night for the past week I have had the same dream

I ........................ for a week now


USED

6. I always disliked karate lessons but now I'm starting to enjoy them

I ........................ karate lessons, but now I'm starting to

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