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1.Supposing it were true, we should act wisely. (use:provided)

Ans: We should act wisely, provided it were true.

2. He will have cancelled the trip. (Change to passive)

2. The trip will have to be cancelled by him.

3. I am interested in English Language. (Change to active)

3.English Language interests me.

4. The criminal will be arrested.(Change to active)

4. Someone will arrest the criminal.

5. It is better to starve than to beg. (Change degree of comparison.)

5 Begging is not as good as starving.

6. Alas! He is utterly ruined. (Change to assertive)

7. I care about what he says. (Begin: I do not ...........)

7. I do not over look what he says.

8. Johnson is very handsome but he is not very tall. (Brgin: Johnson isnt.........) (Highest priorty)

8. Johnson isnt as tall as handsome he is.

9. It is said that you could not be selected. (Begin: How ...................)

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because of the heat. (Use: cooler)

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because it was not cooler as we expected.

I have tried to answer all my questions. Please correct me if I am wrong.
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Hi,

1.Supposing it were true, we should act wisely. (userovided)

Ans: We should act wisely, provided it were true.

I'd prefer 'Provided it is true'.

2. He will have cancelled the trip. (Change to passive)

2. The trip will have to be cancelled by him.

The trip will have been cancelled by him.

3. I am interested in English Language. (Change to active)

3.English Language interests me.

4. The criminal will be arrested.(Change to active)

4. Someone will arrest the criminal.

5. It is better to starve than to beg. (Change degree of comparison.)

5 Begging is not as good as starving.

Good answer!

6. Alas! He is utterly ruined. (Change to assertive)

I'm not sure what is meant here by 'assertive'.

7. I care about what he says. (Begin: I do not ...........)

I do not care about what he doesn't say. (This is rather awkward, and not exactly the same meaning.)

7. I do not over look what he says.

Transform in what way?

8. Johnson is very handsome but he is not very tall. (Begin: Johnson isnt.........) (Highest priorty)

Johnson isn't very tall, but he is very handsome. (I'm not sure what 'highest priority means here.)

8. Johnson isnt as tall as handsome he is.

Transform in what way?

9. It is said that you could not be selected. (Begin: How ...................)

I don't understand what is wanted here. eg How you could not be selected is said is awkward, and not really the same meaning.

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because of the heat. (Use: cooler)

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because it was not cooler as we expected.

Best wishes, Clive
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CliveHi,

1.Supposing it were true, we should act wisely. (userovided)

Ans: We should act wisely, provided it were true.

I'd prefer 'Provided it is true'.

2. He will have cancelled the trip. (Change to passive)

2. The trip will have to be cancelled by him.

The trip will have been cancelled by him.

3. I am interested in English Language. (Change to active)

3.English Language interests me.

4. The criminal will be arrested.(Change to active)

4. Someone will arrest the criminal.

5. It is better to starve than to beg. (Change degree of comparison.)

5 Begging is not as good as starving.

Good answer!

6. Alas! He is utterly ruined. (Change to assertive)

I'm not sure what is meant here by 'assertive'.

7. I care about what he says. (Begin: I do not ...........)

I do not care about what he doesn't say. (This is rather awkward, and not exactly the same meaning.)

7. I do not over look what he says.

Transform in what way?

8. Johnson is very handsome but he is not very tall. (Begin: Johnson isnt.........) (Highest priorty)

Johnson isn't very tall, but he is very handsome. (I'm not sure what 'highest priority means here.)

8. Johnson isnt as tall as handsome he is.

Transform in what way?

9. It is said that you could not be selected. (Begin: How ...................)

I don't understand what is wanted here. eg How you could not be selected is said is awkward, and not really the same meaning.

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because of the heat. (Use: cooler)

10. We did not enjoy ourselves because it was not cooler as we expected.

Best wishes, Clive

Thaks very much for the answers. Really, I appreciate your work.

regards Emotion: smile

Change into positive degree


It is better to starve than to beg

It is better to starve than to beg (you need to add punctuation)

This is a positive sentence.

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