Mar 2, 2017

BLOW something UP

5 cards
, 16 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. We blew up lots of balloons for the party.
    2. They used the pump to blow the air bed up.
    3. The balloon will burst if you blow it up too much.
    4. Can you check the tyres? I think they need to be blown up a bit.
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • Use two of the words above to complete this meaning of ‘blow something up’:
        to fill something with  . . . 
        or  . . . 
        • gaswind
        • waterair

      • Which of the following can you blow up?
        • a ball
        • a balloon
        • your cheeks
        • a tyre
        • a car

      • Which of these are grammatically possible?
        • We blew the balloons up.
        • We blew up the balloons.
        • We blew them up.
        • We blew up them.
        • The balloons were blown up.

    • Answer these questions using the verb ‘blow something up’:
      • A: Is everything ready for the party?
        B: No, we the balloons.

        • A: Did you check the tyres on my bicycle for me?
          B: Yes. They were flat so

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