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Grammar point:

1. Used to vs to be/ to get used to


- Used to ( tng) c dng ni v thi quen trong qu kh nhng gi khng
cn na
- Cu trc:
S+used to +V nguyn mu khng to
S+did not + use to +V nguyn mu khng to
Did + S+ use to +V nguyn mu khng to?
- To be used to/ to get used to (quen vi vic g) ch thi quen hoc vic thng xy
ra
2. How far is it from [place 1] to [place 2]?
It is + khong cch + from [place 1] to [place 2]
C th thm mt s t about, around, nearly, approximately
3. Enough/ too/ so .. that/ suchthat
Adj/ adv + enough for sb to do sth
The bag is large. She can carry all her stuff in it
The bag is large enough for her to carry all her stuff
Too + adj/adv for sb to do sth
The bag is very large. She can not carry it along the street
The bag is too large for her to carry along the street
So+ adj/ adv + that + mnh
she is too lazy. Her room is a mess
she is so lazy that her room is a mess
Such + (a/an) adj + noun
she is too lazy. Her room is a mess
she is such a lazy person that her room is a mess
the bag is too big. She can not carry it along the street
it is such a big bag that she cannot carry it along the street.
Exercise 1: using enough
1. She is old. She can work by herself.
2. The boy is intelligent. He can understand you
3. Mai is good. She can pass the examination.
4. The girl is not clever. She cannot mend this shirt.
5. This machine is not powerful. It cannot plough the hard soil.
6. Your sister was clever. She could do this exercise in a few minutes.
7. Peter is very ill. He must see the doctor.
8. Mary is not old. She cannot do that work.
9. We were not early. We could not see the first part of the play.
10. The children were very eager. They started playing without me.
11. The story is short. We can read it in one hour.
12. The film was very good. We saw it through.

13. The play was very amusing. They enjoyed it.


14. This song is very simple. Everybody can sing it.
15. This book is very interesting. You should read it.
16. Some of the books are important. I must read them.
17. He was kind. Everybody liked him.
18. The programme on TV was interesting. We followed it through.
19. This exercise is very easy. The pupils can finish it in five minutes.
20. The weather is very fine. We can go out for a walk.
Exercise 2: using tooto
1. The children were very late. They couldnt see the display of fireworks.
2. Your brother is very young. He cant go swimming.
3. He was very old. He couldnt ride the bumper car.
4. Mary was tired. She didnt go on with the work.
5. I am very anxious. I cant wait for you any longer.
6. He is very proud. He cannot do that.
7. That piece of wood is very hard. It cannot be broken.
8. She is very eager. She cannot wait for you.
9. The tooth is very decayed. It cant be kept.
10. The girl is very sick. She cant do the work herself.
11. This boy is very sleepy. He cannot enjoy the display of fireworks.
12. The fruit is very green. It cant be eaten.
13. Those bananas are very ripe. They cant be kept for a long time
14. She is very old. She cant work hard.
15. They are too old. They cant enjoy it.
16. The sound is very low. We cant hear it.
17. This book is very difficult. I cant read it.
18. This table is very heavy. He couldnt move it.
19. The programme is very long. They cant broadcast it.
20. This soup is very hot. I cant eat it.
21. The story is very long. You cannot reat it in an hour.

22. You look very tired. I cant let you stay here home.
23. The river is very cold. We cant have a swim.
24. The suitcases were small. Peter couldnt put all his clothes in them.
25. He was short. I couldnt invite him a goalkeeper.
Exercise 3:
1) The

room is so tidy that it took us one hour to clean it.


=> It is ....
2) The man is so fool that no one took any notice of him.
=> He is ....
3) The film is so long that they can't broadcast it on one night.
=> It is .....
4) The books are so interesting that we have read them many times.
=> They are.....
5) The news was so bad that she burst into tears on hearing it.
=> It was....
6) The food was so hot that it turned my tongue.
=> It was.....
7) There is so much rain that we can't go out.
=> There is such....
8) The boy is so fat that every calls him Stuffy.
=> He is ....
9) The milk is so excellent that all the children want some more.
=> It is ....
10) The weather was so warm that they had a walk in the garden.
=> It was....
11) There were so many people in the hall that we couldn't see him.
=> There were such...
12) The match was so exciting that all the fans shouted loudly.
=> It was...
13) They drank so much coffee that they couldn't sleep all night.
=> They drunk such.....
14) Alice had so many exercises to do that she couldn't go out.
=> Alice had such.....
15) The woman was so poor that she needed everyone's help.
=> She was .....
Exercise 4: Use SO or SUCH, TOO, ENOUGH :
1. The sun shone _______ brightly that she had to put on her glasses.
2. There were _________ few students registered that the class was cancelled
3. We had _________ wonderful memories of that place that we decided to return
4. It was ________ a nice day that we decided to go to the beach.

5. The book looked ___________ interesting that we decided to read it.


6. Ray called at _________ an early hour that we werent awke yet.
7. There were ____________ many people on the bus that we decided to walk.
8. The benefit was _________ great a success that the promoters decided to repeat it
9. I m not rich ___________ to help you.
10. This room is ___________ dark for us to study.
Exercise 5: Rewrite the following sentences as directed:
1. It was such an expensive house that nobody can buy it.
The house was so ____________________________________________
2. The food was so good that we ate all of it.
It was ______________________________________________________
3. The patient was too weak to get up.
The patient was so ____________________________________________
4. This room is too dark for me to study.
This room is so _______________________________________________
5. This room is too small for us to take the meeting
This room isnt _______________________________________________
6. The test was so difficult that we couldnt do it.
The test was not ______________________________________________
7. The map is so old that I couldnt read it.
The map is too ________________________________________________
8. He spoke so fast that we couldnt hear him well
He didnt ___________________________________________________

Exercise 1: used to or to be used to/ to get used to


1. When I was a child, I _____________ (dream) of being an astronaut.

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Im terribly nervous. Im not _____________ (speak) to a large audience.


It took us ages to _____________ (live) in an apartment.
Lots of trains _____________ (stop here), but not many do now.
Didnt nick _____________ (work) on a building site?
Ill have an orange juice, please. I _____________ (drink) alcohol.
David doesnt seem to mind being in hospital. I suppose he _____________ (be)
there.
8. When laura was at college, she _____________ (have) a picture of Elvis Presley
on her bedroom wall.
9. There _____________ (be) a cinema here but it was knocked down a few years
ago.
10. When she arrived in Britain, she _____________ (drive) on the left, but she soon
_____________ it.
Exercise 2: use used to/ didnt use to
1. I had a lot of money but I lost it all when my business failed.
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2. I quite like classical music now, although I wasn't keen on it when I was younger.
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3. I seem to have lost interest in my work.
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4. My brother had his hair cut short when he joined the army.
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5. Dennis gave up smoking three years ago.
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6. My parents lived in the USA when they were young.
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7. Jim was my best friend, but we aren't friends any more.
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8. When he was younger, my uncle was a national swimming champion.
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9. I eat ice-cream now, but I disliked eating it when I was a child.
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Exercise 3: write the questions for each sentence:
1. It is about 3 km from my house to school
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2. It is not too long. It is just 3 minutes to make an omelet.


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3. He goes to school by bus
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4. It takes me 45 minutes to walk to school.
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5. It is just 2 m from my house to the nearest post office
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6. Tommy usually goes to the church by bicycle
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7. Ann plays piano twice a day.
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8. It takes Mike a day to complete the professors project.
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9. I never buy a present for my grandmother.
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