Cover of the textbook English Grammar in Use

The key answer of exercise 18.3

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 18 - used to (do) for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


Compare what Karen said ten years ago and what she says today.

Now write about how Karen has changed. Use used to / didn't use to / never used to in the first part of your sentence.


  1. She used to travel a lot, but she doesn't go away much these days.
  2. She used to be very lazy, but she works very hard these days.
  3. She didn't use to like cheese, but she eats lots of cheese now.
  4. She used to play the piano, but she hasn't played the piano for a long time.
  5. She didn't use to drink tea, but she likes it now.
  6. She used to have a dog, but it died two years ago.