Cambridge PET Writing Part 1

Number 69 of 85 in B1 - PRE-INTERMEDIATE

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Here are some sentences about a holiday on a canal boat. For each question, complete the second sentence so that it means the same as the first. Use no more than three words. You can check your answers below.
 
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Example
We had not been on a canal boat for two years.
It was two years __SINCE__ we had been on a canal boat.
 

1. It took us a long time to decide where to go.
We spent a long time ______________ where to go.

 

2. The boat did not move very quickly down the river.
The boat moved very ________________ down the river.

 

3. We could not fish in many parts of the river.
We were not ______________ fish in many parts of the river.

 

4. There was a small kitchen on the boat.
The boat ________________ a small kitchen.

 

5. The sun shone every day of the boat trip.
It was __________________ every day of the boat trip.

 
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Write 1, 2 or 3 words in CAPITAL LETTERS only.

 
 

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