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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.

KEPT

1. They made me wait over 20 minutes on the phone

I ........................ for over 20 minutes on the phone


CONSIDERED

2. Although people consider Ashley to be a star, she is always friendly towards averyone

Despite ........................, Ashley is always friendly towards everyone


BE

3. We have had reports that the Prime Minister is making a surprise visit to Syria

The Prime Minister ........................ a surprise visit to Syria


BY

4. The manager provided the staff with extra training

The ........................ the manager


EXPLAINING

5. I think someone needs to explain this computer program to me

I think I need ........................ me


UNDER

6. They have been building the new stadium for much longer than they originally estimated

The new stadium ........................ for much longer than they originally estimated

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