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Can anyone check whether my answers are corrrct or not?

1.) He was fired from his job.

He was fired.

2.) Do you got an extra pen?
Do you have an extra pen?

3.)The students were hanging out near the church
The students were staying near the church.

4.)My buddy flunked the exam.
My friend failed the exam.

5.)It takes a lot of guts to give thr boss our true opinion
It takes a lot of courage to give the boss our true opinion.

6.) He is an ace reporter.
He is a very skilled reporter.

7.)That boy bad-mouths everyone who doesnt agree with him

That boy says bad things toeveryone who doesnt agree with him

8.) The issues and concerns were brought up during the gathering.

The issues and concerns were reported during the gathering.

9.)Like many politicians, they are good only for photo-ops

Like many politicians, they only good for photo-ops

10.)It's not shameful to say sorry.
It's not very bad to say sorry.

I arranged them to formal sentences but im not sure whether or not they are correct.

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OK except as edited.

2.) Do you got an extra pen?
Do you have an extra pen?

3.)The students were hanging out near the church
The students were staying near the church.

4.)My buddy flunked the exam.
My friend failed the exam.

5.)It takes a lot of guts to give the boss our true opinion
It takes a lot of courage to give the boss our true opinion.

6.) He is an ace reporter.
He is a very skilled reporter.

7.)That boy bad-mouths everyone who doesnt agree with him

That boy says bad things to everyone who doesnt agree with him

8.) The issues and concerns were brought up during the gathering.

The issues and concerns were reported raised for discussion during the gathering.

9.)Like many politicians, they are good only for photo-ops

Like many politicians, they only good for photo-ops are good only for posing for photographs.

10.)It's not shameful to say sorry.
It's not very bad to say sorry shameful to apologize.

I arranged them to formal sentences but im not sure whether or not they are correct.