Use of English 6
Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence.
1 Carol: Could you be a little quieter, Peter?
Carol told Peter ______________________________ noise.
2 Sue: If I were you, Richard, I would take the train not the bus.
Sue advised Richard __________________________________ of the bus.
3 The doctor advised me to take more exercise.
The doctor told me it _______________________________________ to take more exercise.
4 Robin advised me to buy shares in Sony.
Robin suggested _______________________________ shares in Sony.
5 He told me it was the first time he had ever flown.
"I _______________________________________", he said.
6 Porter: Sorry, the train left five minutes ago.
He told them they ____________________________________ five minutes.
7 "I'll deliver the puppy the day after tomorrow", he promised.
He promised to deliver _______________________________ time.
8 "Do you know where my tennis racquet is, Mum?" Sharon asked.
Sharon asked her mother ___________________________________ tennis racquet.
9 In my opinion he should have a haircut.
As ___________________________________ he should have a haircut.
10 Why do you think you are superior to other people?
What makes ___________________________________ other people?
1 Carol told Peter told Peter not to make such a noise.
2 Sue advised Richard to take the train instead of the bus.
3 The doctor told me it was a good idea to take more exercise.
4 Robin suggested I buy shares in Sony.
5 "I have never flown before", he said.
6 He told them they had missed the train by five minutes.
7 He promised to deliver the puppy in two days' time.
8 Sharon asked her mother if she had seen her tennis racquet.
9 As far as I am concerned, he should have a haircut.
10 What makes you look down on other people?