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    1.The warmth of her welcome surprised me. ABACK
    I was taken aback by her warm welcome.
    2.Tom hates parties,so don't try to persuade him to go. WORTH
    It is no worth to persuade Tom to go to parties because he hates them.
    3.You will have to travel a lot in this job: the manager told her. INVOLVE
    The manager informed her that the job involves to travel a lot.
    4.We would have arrived here late if Neil's father hadn't taken us to the bus stop. FOR
    Had ............. Neil's Father taking us to the bus stop,we would have arrive here late.
    5.It is possible that Teresa took your car keys this morning by mistake. ACCIDENTALLY
    Teresa accidentally took your car keys this morning.
    6.We had expected Alan to be late, but he came home early. EXPECTATIONS
    Contrary to the expectations to be late,Alan came home early.
    7.I didn't recognise her until she took off her sunglasses. ONLY
    It was only when she took of her sunglasses that i recognised her.
    8."Why don't you go to the Loch Lomond Eco Lodge for the weekend?"Kevin said. SUGGESTED
    Kevin suggested to go to the Loch Lomond Eco Lodge for the weekend.

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    Smile Re: rephrasing correct?pls

    Quote Originally Posted by ellutza View Post
    1.the warmth of her welcome surprised me. aback
    i was taken aback by her warm welcome.
    2.tom hates parties,so don't try to persuade him to go. worth
    it is no worth persuading tom to go to parties because he hates them.
    3.you will have to travel a lot in this job: The manager told her. involve
    the manager informed her that the job would involve travelling a lot.
    4.we would have arrived here late if neil's father hadn't taken us to the bus stop. for
    had it been forneil's father taking us to the bus stop,we would have arrive here late.
    5.it is possible that teresa took your car keys this morning by mistake. accidentally
    teresa might have accidentally taken your car keys this morning.
    6.we had expected alan to be late, but he came home early. expectations
    contrary to our expectations that he would be late,alan came home early.
    7.i didn't recognise her until she took off her sunglasses. Only
    it was only when she took off her sunglasses that i recognised her.
    8."why don't you go to the loch lomond eco lodge for the weekend?"kevin said. suggested
    kevin suggested that i go to the loch lomond eco lodge for the weekend.
    :-d
    Last edited by engee30; 09-Nov-2008 at 09:06.

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