Pros and Cons

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There are a lot of A+B expressions in English: ‘’ ‘ins and outs’ etc. They might be adverbial, adjectival or noun forms. Can you complete these sentence transformations with ‘A+B’ expressions?

 

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1.
We were worried about Jim but now we know he’s not in any danger.
SOUND
Jim _______________________________________________ we were worried about him.
2.
He’s done a number of experiments using that procedure and I believe it can be relied on.
TRIED
I’m sure we can ______________________________________ procedure he’s been using.
3.
They seem to think the sale has been agreed but I think the buyer is having second thoughts.
DRIED
Despite __________________________________________ it’s possible the buyer is having second thoughts.
4.
Being promoted would mean having additional responsibilities beyond your day-to-day work.
ABOVE
If you are __________________________________________ your day-to-day work.
5.
When she didn’t help me with the task I realized she was not really my friend.
DRY
Only ____________________________________________ I realize she was not really my friend.
6.
He did not cheat in the game and his victory was entirely deserved.
SQUARE
He won ________________________________________________ victory.
7.
I was surprised by the fact that he lost so badly.
WELL
It was ___________________________________________ that surprised me.

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