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Info de interés: PET examen

El próximo sábado 4 de junio es el examen PET for Schools y el día 18 el examen PET de Cambridge y queremos mostraros algunos ejercicios para practicar, aunque sea un último repaso que a veces lía más que ayuda, pero a quien le pueda servir, aquí tenéis:

Complete each of the following sentences using ‘for’ or ‘since’:

A) He hasn’t played wella few weeks now.
B) It hasn’t stopped rainingwe left the house.
C) I’ve been interested in gardeningI was a child.
D) The car hasn’t been working properlysome time.
E) Steve hasn’t smokedthe baby was born.
F) I’ve been doing homeworkthree hours.

For each question, complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first.
Use no more than three words.

1. The last time I saw Sarah was at university.
I have not …………………………………. university.


2.
I last did a practice test 3 weeks ago.

I haven’t done a practice test …………………………………..


3.
It’s been ages since you did the washing up.

You haven’t done any washing up …………………………………. time.


4.
He started learning the guitar 4 years ago.

He has been learning the guitar …………………………………. .


5.
Ben last spoke Italian on holiday.

Ben has not …………………………………. he was on holiday.


6.
When did you last have a holiday?

How long is it …………………………………. had a holiday.

http://www.flo-joe.co.uk/preliminaryenglish/grammar/for-or-since.htm

 

Answer the following questions below to check your understanding of active and passive:

1) I decorated the living room last year.
2)
Ben wrote to the council about the noisy neighbours.
3) The furniture was bought at a local market.
4) The Internet was invented during the 1950’s
5) The police were called just after midnight.
6) I took the exam last year.

For each question, complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first.
Use no more than three words.

A) They designed the area to appeal to young people.
The area to appeal to young people.
B) The company exported their products all over the world.
The company’s products all over the world.
C) Shakespeare wrote Hamlet around 1600.
Hamlet Shakespeare around 1600.
D) Scientists found large amounts of chemicals in the river.
Large amounts of chemicals in the river.

E) The police closed the road to deal with the accident.
The road the police so they could deal with the accident.

F) The Director of Studies gave the parents a tour of the school.
The parents a tour of the school by the Director of Studies.

http://www.flo-joe.co.uk/preliminaryenglish/grammar/past-simple-passive.htm

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