Sentence transformations for Matura AE (FCE/Upper-intermediate level)

Parapharse the sentences, having in mind the prompts given.

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
1. Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.

Despite , our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.


2. The police didn't suspect at all that the witness was the murderer.

Little as being the murderer.


3. 'Why don't you go home?'

I would rather now.


4. 'How many times did you do it last summer?' she inquired.

She inquired .


5. What is, was, and will be impossible to occur? (Insert 'always' in the same sentence.)

What is, was, and impossible to cccur?


6. Look around! They are throwing money out of the windows.

Look around! out of the windows


7. I bought a dozen of eggs, though we had plenty in the fridge. (Use 'need')

a dozen of eggs, as we had plenty in the fridge.


8. I am not mean. I didn't punish you for all your negligence and never informed your parents about it.

If I were mean, I you and I your parents about it.


9. She doesn't like it when people laugh at her.

She hates .


10. 'Your time is over. You may raise your hands and let me take your papers.'

'It's high time you your hands and let me take your papers.