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Complete the following sentence so that they mean exactly the same as the ones printed before them.

1. Fifty years ago,many people who suffered from TV eventually died.
Fifty years ago,
2.It is certain that we will hear from them soon.
We
3.He got him followed by a private detective.
What
4.They thought he was staying with friends.
He
5.He does not pass his exams because he does not work hard enough.
It is
6.She left because he was so unpleasant.
It
7.You are sitting here now because your parents met.
If
8.I did not invite them to lunch because Im not a good cook.
If
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What about these sentences?

9.Experts are finding new ways of using computers all the time.
New uses of computers are been found all the time by the experts.
10. The police interviewed all the witnesses to the accident first.
What the police did first was to interview all witnesses to the accident.
11. She traveled by boat because she is afraid of flying.
If
12. I am certain the nurse was talking to someone.
The nurse must have been talking with someone.
13.The demonstrators,protesting violently, was led away by police.
The demonstrators, who protested violently, was led away by police.
14. A window broken last night has now been repaired.
A window that was broken last night,has been repaired now.
15. But for the storm, we should have arrived earlier.
If it hadn't been stormy, we should have arrived earlier.
Hi,

What about these sentences?

9.Experts are finding new ways of using computers all the time.
New uses of computers are been found all the time by the experts.
New ways of using computers are being found all the time by experts.

10. The police interviewed all the witnesses to the accident first.
What the police did first was to interview all the witnesses to the accident.

11. She traveled by boat because she is afraid of flying.
If she were not afraid of flying, she would not have travelled by boat.

12. I am certain the nurse was talking to someone.
The nurse must have been talking with to someone.

The nurse was certainly talking to someone.

13.The demonstrators,protesting violently, was were led away by police.
The demonstrators, who protested violently, was led away by police.

The demonstrators, who were protesting violently, were led away by police.

14. A window broken last night has now been repaired.
A window that was broken last night (no comma) has now been repaired now.

15. But for the storm, we should have arrived earlier.
If it hadn't been stormy, we should have arrived earlier.

If it hadn't been for the storm, we should have arrived earlier.

Best wishes, Clive
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how about these sentences? ( the underlined part of sentence have to be emphasized and sentences must begin with those bold words)

1. If you had not warned me I would have crashed into the back of a bus.
But for your warning, I would have crashed into the back of a bus.

2.It was not necessary to report additional expenses.
Additional expenses need not have been reported.

3.Its pointless trying to explain the problem to them.
There is no point in trying to explain the problem to them.

4. I am glad you helped me, otherwise I could not have done it.
Without you

5. Without acid rain these lakes would still have fish in them.
If there had not been acid rain, these lakes would still have fish in them.

1. Can I borrrow that book when you _____ it? (finish reading)

2. ___you___ the car later or can I have it? (are, driving)

3. I wish she _______________to understand. (would try)
4. It was______ she was upset. (because of fight with him that)
5.All I did was _____ the truth, and she got angry. (told)

Thank you in advance!
Hi,
how about these sentences? ( the underlined part of sentence have to be emphasized and sentences must begin with those bold words)

1. If you had not warned me I would have crashed into the back of a bus.
But for your warning, I would have crashed into the back of a bus.

2.It was not necessary to report additional expenses.
Additional expenses need not have been reported.

3.Its pointless trying to explain the problem to them.
There is no point in trying to explain the problem to them.

4. I am glad you helped me, otherwise I could not have done it.
Without you to help me, I could not have done it.

5. Without acid rain these lakes would still have fish in them.
If there were not / had not been acid rain, these lakes would still have fish in them.

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1. Can I borrrow that book when you __ it? (finish reading)

2. _you_ the car later or can I have it? (are, driving)

3. I wish she __to understand. (would try)
4. It was__ she was upset. (because of fighting with him that)
5.All I did was _tell____ the truth, and she got angry. (told)'did' shows the past.

Clive
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