Cover of the textbook Cutting Edge Upper-Intermediate - Workbook

The key answer of exercise 5

The key to exercise solutions in chapter 12 - Fame for the textbook Cutting Edge Upper-Intermediate - Workbook with authors Jane Comyns Carr, Frances Eales and Damian Williams from Pearson Education


Rewrite the sentences so that the meaning stays the same, using the word in bold.


  1. I read this article without looking up any words in my dictionary.
  2. In the summer you should avoid going out in the midday sun.
  3. Al denied eating the rest of the chocolates.
  4. I'm getting used to driving an automatic car.
  5. I lost weight by doing lots of exercise and counting calories.
  6. Tickets sell out quickly, so it's worth phoning the box office to check first.
  7. I'm sorry, madam, I'm having trouble finding your details on the computer.
  8. If you don't mind waiting, I can get you a table next to the window.
  9. Are you considering applying for the job in Madrid?
  10. One of the best things about the summer is being able to eat outside.
  11. Are you looking forward to seeing all your old school friends tomorrow?
  12. I miss having the beach opposite my apartment.