They seem alright.Hi teachers,
Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am on the right track with my rephrasing of the following sentences?
1.1. Everything went off smoothly.
1.2. Everything went off without a hitch.
2.1. Our supplies of fuel are exhausted.
2.2. We have run out of fuel.
3.1. I could not make head or tail of what he was saying.
3.2. I could not make sense of what he was saying.
4.1. He is a strong fellow, heíll stand by you.
4.2. He is a tough fellow, heíll stand by you.
5.1. They are living in reduced circumstances.
5.2. They are living in comparative poverty.
6.1. You will need to decide which colours combine well.
6.2. You will need to decide whiuch colours blend well.
7.1. This coffee is blended of two different sorts.
7.2. This coffee is composed of two different sorts.
8.1. Oil and water do not blend.
8.2. Oil does not blend with water.
9.1. She is hungry for knowledge.
9.2. She is emulous of knowledge.
10.1. She dressed a shop window.
10.2. She arranged a shop window..
11.1. Iíll fix you.
11.2. Iíll settle you.
11.3. Iíll cook your gease for you.
12.1. She quenched her thirst.
12.2. She slaked her thirst.
Thank you for your efforts.
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