Mar 2, 2017


3 cards
, 11 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. Are you looking forward to the wedding?
    2. I’m looking forward to seeing Jane and Peter again, aren’t you?
    3. We’re going to France next week. I’m really looking forward to it.
    4. Anna looked forward to the day when she could go home.
    5. I wasn’t looking forward to going to the dentist again!
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • Choose the best explanation of the meaning of ‘look forward to something’:
        • to look at something that is in front of you
        • to feel excited about something that is going to happen in the future
        • to think about something that might happen in the future

      • Which of these are grammatically possible?
        • She’s looking forward to the party.
        • She’s looking forward to it.
        • She’s looking forward to leave.
        • She’s looking forward to leaving.

      • Only one of the following sentences is correct. Which one? Can you find it?
        • I’m looking forward the party very much—all my friends are coming.
        • What time is your brother arriving? I’m really looking forward to meet him.
        • Finally the day of the wedding arrived. I’d been looking forward to it for ages.
        • The mail only came once a week, so we always looked forward to.

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