Nov 15, 2016

UNIT 43 • Passive (3)

15 cards
, 40 answers
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  • Choose the correct answer and fill in the blanks. When were they born? (Two of them were born in the same year.)
    •  . . . 
      Walt Disney
      in 1901.
      • Walt Disney
      • Agatha Christie

    •  . . . 
      Galileo
      in 1564.
      • Galileo
      • William Shakespeare

    •  . . . 
      Mahatma Gandhi
      in 1869.
      • Mahatma Gandhi
      • Beethoven

    •  . . . 
      Martin Luther King
      in 1929.
      • Martin Luther King
      • Elvis Presley

    •  . . . 
      Elvis Presley
      in 1935.
      • Martin Luther King
      • Elvis Presley

    •  . . . 
      Leonardo da Vinci
      in 1452.
      • William Shakespeare
      • Leonardo da Vinci

  • Write these sentences in another way, beginning in the way shown.
    • They didn’t give me the money.
      I

      • They asked me some difficult questions at the interview.
        I

        • Janet’s colleagues gave her a present when she retired.
          Janet

          • Nobody told me that George was ill.
            I wasn’t

            • How much will they pay you?
              How much will you

              • I think they should have offered Tom the job.
                I think Tom

                • Has anybody shown you what to do?
                  Have you

                • Complete the sentences using ‘being …’ + one of these verbs:

                  ask       ○      attack       ○      give       ○      invite       ○      keep       ○      pay
                  • Mr Miller doesn’t like waiting.
                    They went to the party without
                    Most people like presents.
                    It’s a dangerous city. People won’t go out after dark because they are afraid of
                    I don’t like stupid questions.
                    Few people are prepared to work without

                  • Complete the sentences using ‘get / got …’ + one of these verbs (in the correct form):

                    ask       ○      break       ○      damage       ○      hurt       ○      pay       ○      steal       ○      sting       ○      stop       ○      use
                    • There was a fight at the party but nobody
                      Ted by a bee while he was sitting in the garden.
                      How did that window
                      These tennis courts don’t very often. Not many people want to play.
                      I used to have a bicycle but it
                      Last night I by the police as I was driving home.
                      How much did you last month?
                      Please pack these things very carefully. I don’t want them to
                      People often want to know what my Job is. I often that question.

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