1.- The sentences on the right follow those on the left. Which sentence goes with which?
1.- Please don’t make so much noise a.- It’s getting late
2.- I need to eat something soon b.- They’re lying
3.- I don’t have anywhere to live right now c.- It’s starting to rain
4.- We need to leave soon d.- They’re trying to sell it
5.- They don’t need their car any more e.- I’m getting hungry
6.- Things are not so good at work f.- I’m trying to work
7.- It isn’t true what they said g.- I’m looking for an apartment
8.- We’re going to get wet h.- The company is losing money
1-f; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8
2.- Complete the conversations.
1.- A: I saw Brian a few days ago.
B: Oh, did you? What’s he doing these days? (what/he/do)
A: He’s at university
B: ? (what/he/study)
B: ? (he/enjoy)
A: Yes, he says it’s a very good course.
2.- A: Hi, Nicola. How ? (your new job/go)
B: Not bad. It wasn’t so good at fist, but better now. (it/get)
A: What about Daniel? Is he OK?
B: Yes, but his work right now (he/not/enjoy).
He’s been in the same job for a long time and to get bored with it (he/begin).
3.- Put the verb into the correct form, positive (I’m doing…) or negative (I’m not doing…).
1.- Please don’t make so much noise. I’m trying (I/try) to work.
2.- Let’s go out now. It isn’t raining (it/rain) any more.
3.- You can turn off the radio. (I/listen) to it.
4.- Kate phoned me last night. She’s on holiday in France. (she/have).
5- I want to lose weight, so this week (I/eat) lunch.
6.- Andrew has just started evening classes. (he/learn) Japanese.
7.- Paul and Sally have had an argument. (they/speak) to each other.
8.- (I/get) tired. I need a rest.
9.- Tim (work) today. He’s taken the day off
10.- (I/look) for Sophie. Do you know where she is?
4.- Complete the sentences using the following verbs:
start – get – increase – change – rise
1.- The population of the world is increasing very fast.
2.- The world . Things never stay the same.
3.- The situation is already bad and it worse.
4.- The cost of living . Every year things are more expensive.
5.- The weather to improve. The rain has stopped, and the wind isn’t as strong.