Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence using the word given. Do not change the word given. You must use between two and five words icluding the word given. 47. He was offered a job abroad but rejected it for family reasons. TURNED He was offered a job but … family reasons. 48. The cyclist had to stop because his bicycle had a flat tyre. CONTINUE The cyclist … his tyre had been repaired. 49. Today’s football match is postponed and will be held next Wednesday. PUT Today’s football match has … next Wednesday. 50. Unfortunately, Jessica couldn’t go on holiday because she didn’t have any money. ABLE If Jessica had had some money, she … go on holiday. 51. There’s no chance of Mark getting to the train on time. POSSIBLE It won’t be … to the train on time. 52. Cars couldn’t turn down the street because of road works. PREVENTED Road works … turn down the street. 53. The restaurant we ate in was the best one that we could have chosen for last night. MADE We couldn’t … choice than the restaurant we ate in last night. 54. “Did you go to the beach on Saturday?” David asked me. BEEN David wanted to know … the beach on Saturday. 55. Joe had not expected the concert to be so good. BETTER The concert … had expected. 56. This is a no smoking office. ALLOWED You … in this office. 57. Paperback books are a lot cheaper than hardback books. FAR Hardback books … paperback books. 58. My brother is too young to drive a car. NOT My brother … drive a car. 59. Why are you interested in getting a new job? WANT Why … a new job? 60. “Have you seen my gloves anywhere, Amy?” asked Mrs Wheatley. SEEN Mrs Wheatley asked Amy … her gloves anywhere. 61. Suzanne was too excited to sleep. THAT Suzanne was … not sleep. 62. She finished her last painting while staying in Paris. DURING The painter’s last painting … stay in Paris 63. The newspaper offered Lynda $5000 for her story, but she refused. TURNED Lynda … of $5000 from the newspaper for her story. 64. She pretended to be ill in order to avoid going to school. SO She pretended to be ill … to go to school. 65. Jamie found the instructions for assembling the furniture very difficult to understand. IN Jamie had great … instructions for assembling the furniture. 66. We last went abroad a long time ago. NOT We … a long time. 67. When did they start living in the suburbs? HAVE How … in the suburbs? 68. I haven’t caught a cold for ages. DOWN I last … ages ago. 69. I’m certain that Alice didn’t intend to keep my book. INTENTION I’m certain Alice … my book. 70. I saw the film although I strongly dislike thrillers. SPITE I saw the film … dislike of thrillers.