FCE Reading and Use of English (Exit)

Part Four: 'Key' Word Transformation

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 two and five words, including the word given.

Example:
I haven't seen you for years.
ages

It's (been ages since I) saw you.


1. 'Why don't you come over for dinner at the weekend?' he asked her.
suggested
He .................................. for dinner at the weekend.

2. The school I studied at last year was better than this one.
good
This school ................... my last one.

3. Although the weather was terrible we had a good time.
spite
We had a good time .................... the terrible weather.

4. Being rude is inexcusable.
excuse
There is ............................. rude

5. I regret taking up smoking.
wish
I ..................................... up smoking.

6. The police are interviewing the suspects.
interviewed
The suspects ..................................... by the police.

 



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