SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION
(Conditional sentences)
1. We don’t visit you very often because you live so far away.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
2. He doesn’t speak very clearly – that’s why people don’t understand him.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
3. David is tired, so he can’t score any goal.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
4. That book is too expensive, so I’m not going to buy it.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
5. We don’t go out very often because we can’t afford it.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
6. It’s raining, so we can’t have lunch in the garden.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
7. I have to work tomorrow morning, so I can’t meet you.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
8. I wasn’t hungry, so I didn’t eat anything.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
9. The accident happened because the driver in front stopped so suddenly.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
10. I didn’t know that George had to get up early, so I didn’t wake him up.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
11. The orphans were ill treated and half starved; therefore they were very unhappy.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
12. I was able to buy a car only because Jim lent me the money.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
13. Margaret wasn’t injured in the crash because she was wearing a seat bell.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
14. You didn’t have any breakfast – that’s why you’re hungry now.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
15. I didn’t get a taxi because I haven’t got any money on me.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
16. Do these exercises carefully or you’ll get bad marks.
- Unless __________________________________________________ _______________________.
17. Write your paper more carefully or the teacher can’t read it.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
18. Behave yourself or everyone will dislike you.
- Unless __________________________________________________ _______________________.
19. I won’t help you if you don’t try your best.
- Unless __________________________________________________ _______________________.
20. We’ll come to the meeting if we aren’t busy.
- Unless __________________________________________________ _______________________.
21. Unless we have time, we won’t attend the party.
- If __________________________________________________ ___________________________.
22. If she doesn’t come on time, we’ll go without her.
- Unless __________________________________________________ _______________________.