Posted by: crisdiaz24 | April 25, 2012

MORE WHAT -CLEFT SENTENCES

CLEFT SENTENCES


Change these sentences to emphasise the underlined parts.

 

1. The babay put marmalade on his dad’s trousers this morning.

What the baby put on his dad’s trousers this morning was marmalade.

2. The baby put marmalade on his dad’s trousers this morning.

What the baby did this morning was (to) put marmalade on his dad’s trousers.

3. The baby put marmalade on his dad’s trousers this morning.

What happened was that the baby put marmalade on his dad’s trousers this morning.

4. Maria gave her old bicycle to Pat last week.

5. Maria gave her old bicycle to Pat last week.

6. Maria gave her old bicycle to Pat last week.

7. Carl broke the kitchen window with a ladder this morning.

8. Carl broke the kitchen window with a ladder this morning.

9. Carl broke the kitchen window with a ladder this morning.

10. Coffee keeps me awake.

11. I love going out with my friends.

12. He wants a motorbike.

13. I need a drink.

14. I like her sense of humour.

15. I hate his jealousy.

16. Cycling keeps me fit.

17. The travelling makes the job interesting.

18. I want five minutes’ rest.

19. The weather stopped us.

20. I don’t understand why she stays with him.

21. She writes science fiction.

22. She writes science fiction.

23. The car broke down.

24. He screamed when he saw what had happened.


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