Use of English 2
Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence.
1 I haven't seen her at this disco before.
It's the _______________________________________ her at this disco.
2 This evening I'd prefer us to stay at home.
I'd _____________________________ at home this evening.
3 They employ extra staff in the summer.
Extra staff ____________________________ in the summer.
4 Waters has won the final against Graham.
Graham _____________________________ in the final.
5 Susan is responsible for student registrations.
Susan ______________________________ student registration.
6 Have you thought about learning to sail?
Why _______________________________ sailing?
7 She hasn't appeared live for years.
It's years ____________________________ live.
8 Don't throw that dictionary away.
Don't _______________________________ that dictionary.
9 This terrible weather makes me angry and depressed.
I ___________________________________ this terrible weather.
10 I'm dying for something to drink.
I ___________________________________ a drink.
1 It's the first time I have seen her at this disco.
2 I'd rather we stayed at home this evening.
3 Extra staff are taken on in the summer.
4 Graham has been beaten (by Waters) in the final.
5 Why don't you take up sailing?
6 Susan is in charge of students registrations.
7 It's years since she last appeared live.
8 Don't get rid of that dictionary.
9 I am fed up with this terrible weather.
10 I could do with a drink/something to drink.