Cover of the textbook English Grammar in Use

The key answer of exercise 83.1

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 83 - A friend of mine / My own house / On my own / by myself for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


Write new sentences with the same meaning. Change the underlined words and use the structure in Section A (a friend of mine etc.).


  1. I’m meeting a friend of mine tonight.
  2. We met a relative of yours. 
  3. Jason borrowed a book of mine 
  4. Lisa invited some friends of hers to her flat. 
  5. We had dinner with a neighbour of ours. 
  6. I went on holiday with two friends of mine. 
  7. Is that man a friend of yours? 
  8. I met a friend of Jane's at the party. 
  9. It's always been an ambition of mine (to travel round the world).