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    How to make this paraphrase?

    Travelling alone in a foreign country is difficult.
    It isn't ................. travelling alone in a foreign country.

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    #2

    Re: How to make this paraphrase?

    Are you sure the question is correct? I can't think of any way to paraphrase it with the gerund. Let's see what the native speakers say.

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    #3

    Re: How to make this paraphrase?

    Yes, it's correct. I took it from the student's book.

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    #4

    Re: How to make this paraphrase?

    The only thing that comes up to my mind is "It isn't easy to be travelling alone in a foreign country.", which souds kind of funny to me.

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    #5

    Re: How to make this paraphrase?

    Quote Originally Posted by Kamila M View Post
    Travelling alone in a foreign country is difficult.
    It isn't ................. travelling alone in a foreign country.
    I have no problem with "It isn't easy travelling alone in a foreign country".

    It's not easy being me.
    It's not difficult eating too much cake.

    It's certainly used in spoken BrE.

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    #6

    Re: How to make this paraphrase?

    Thank you :):):)

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