Worksheet 1.

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Vocabulary: Influences
1 Complete each gap with a verb. The first letter of each verb is given.
admire 1 I ................ people who follow their dreams, rather than choosing the easiest option. 2 Parents should e................ their children to play outside in the fresh air; sitting in front of a computer isn’t healthy. 3 My boss is someone you can really l................ up to. She leads by setting a good example, not by bullying or blaming anyone. 4 Football coaches need to h................ a big influence on their players in order to win games. 5 I didn’t really want to join this club, my friend managed to t................ me into it. 6 My brother was always my mother’s favourite. In her eyes, he could d................ no wrong. 7 Young animals learn to hunt by imitating their parents; they c................ their every move.

Language focus: Past simple and past continuous
2 Some of the following sentences are incorrect. Find the incorrect sentences and
change them. 1 I was living lived and working worked as an au-pair for a few years in Italy before I got married. 2 When we were children, our mother took us on holiday to a caravan site every Summer. 3 It was several hours before dawn and the storm raged outside; our little boat struggled to stay afloat and I felt ill. 4 This time, two years ago, we were moving home – hasn’t time flown by? 5 Hearing the police siren, the man was grabbing the necklace, dropping it into his bag, climbing out of the window, down the rope and into the getaway car. 6 What was he doing after he discovered the money was missing from the safe? 7 I talked to my friend when my mobile’s battery ran out of power; I had to call her back on the landline. 8 Her parents named her after her great-grandmother, hoping that she would grow up to be as kind as her. 9 What were you doing when the fire alarm went off? We looked for you everywhere. 10 Reports said he drove too fast around the bend when he lost control of the car.

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Unit 1 Influence

Worksheet 1.2
Language focus: Past perfect simple and past perfect continuous
1 Complete the gaps with an appropriate form of the verb in brackets.
In their ten years together as a band, The Beatles had 15 number one albums and spent 174 weeks at the top of the pop chart – longer than any other musical act. More recently, they were also included in Time magazine’s compilation of the 20th century’s 100 most influential people. Their songs continue to be played all over the world, but how much do you know about the stories behind the songs? The tune for Yesterday came to Paul McCartney in a dream. He woke up, went to the piano and played the complete tune. This was so unusual that Paul was worried that he had stolen ......................... (steal) the tune unconsciously. For about a month, he asked people in the music business if they 2 ......................... (hear) it before but everyone assured him that he 3 ......................... (compose) it. At that time the song didn’t have any lyrics; Paul used to call it Scrambled eggs! It wasn’t until later on that year that Paul was ready to record the song; the lyrics 4......................... (come) to him during a brief holiday in Portugal. Let it be, the Beatle’s final song, was released shortly after the group 5 ......................... (announce) their planned break-up, but the Beatles 6......................... (record) it in January 1969, when nobody knew that it was to be their last single. Paul McCartney composed Let it be at a particular negative moment for the band – they 7......................... (argue) for a long time. John Lennon 8 ......................... (spend) a lot of time with Yoko Ono and George Harrison 9......................... (leave) the band once before being persuaded to join them again. Paul had been trying to encourage the band to be positive and to talk through their problems but 10......................... (not have) much success. In the song, Paul refers to Mother Mary; he later told how he 11 ......................... (have) a dream about his mother, who 12 ......................... (die) when he was 14, but 13......................... (come) into his dream when he 14......................... (need) her the most.

Vocabulary: Phrasal verbs
2 Underline the correct word in italics in the following sentences.
1 I look back/up/through on my school days with nostalgia; they were some of the happiest days of my life. 2 When he suffered from a sports injury, his fans’ support persuaded him not to give out/in/up his career. 3 I really admire my sister for having such a good job; I hope that some of her success will rub up/off/out on me. 4 The concert wasn’t as good as I’d hoped; the singer was losing her voice but hadn’t cancelled the performance as she didn’t want to let her fans out/down/up. 5 Although we try to have a positive influence on our children, we can’t really predict how their lives will end at/out/up.

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Unit 1 Influence

Worksheet 1.3
Vocabulary: Advertising
1 First read definitions 1–6. Then find the appropriate words in the wordsearch.
1 a large board for advertisements in an outside public place billboard 2 advertising and other information sent to you by post, email, or fax, although you did not ask for it and do not want it 3 an advertisement on television or radio 4 a short phrase, usually with music, that is easy to remember, used for advertising something on the radio or television 5 an unexpected telephone call or visit by someone trying to sell something 6 a large printed notice or picture that you put on a wall for decoration or to announce or advertise something
B J A W T X Y R Z Z L P A G V M B I L L B O A R D K J D N T D E T S I C K J H J U W G B I U C L S B N T W R N V K J R E T S O P L C G F K P E O T V V G X T R Z G T M G L V M S V Q T S M O M L A Y G F N I S F G E O H Z P I Z N A J M W A C O L D C A L L I N G P B H Y C P Y Q T S N J G C P K S F Q E B A G V F E T

Language focus: Past simple and present perfect
2 Complete each conversation with the correct form of the verb.
1 A: Have you seen that advert for the mobile phone which recognises your voice? B: No, I/never/hear of it. What’s it called? A: The Genio – I’d love one. I/only/buy/a new phone last year, but it doesn’t work well. 2 A: Hi John. Listen, I’m afraid I/had/some bad news this morning. B: Oh no! What’s wrong? A: Well, ten of our staff/catch/the flu bug which is going around and /call/in sick. B: That’s the second time this/happen this month. 3 A: Hurry up! The taxi/just/arrive. B: But I/not/finish/packing yet! A: For goodness sake! I/tell/you to pack your bags a week ago. B: I know, but I/be/so busy. A: Come on, it’s/be/here for ten minutes. This is costing me a lot of money!

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4 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. Hello from not-so-sunny Cornwall! I have finally been finding have finally found an internet cafe and thought I’d write to you to escape from the weather. Richard is also very keen on having surfing lessons – at least the rain won’t matter if we’re in the sea! Anyway. As you can probably imagine. Find the mistakes and correct them. Then complete sentences a-e with the correct word. They’ve played on the beach every day and have made lots of new friends. just as long as he gets his walks – in the pouring rain! We have done a few things to escape from the weather though. I think when we get home. One good thing is that the kids haven’t really noticed the weather – they’re having a great time. I’d love to hear all your news. Anyway. b All those berries on the trees this autumn indicate that it’s likely to be a hard ______.4 Language focus: Present perfect simple and continuous 1 In the text below there are five grammar mistakes.directtofce. Love. It’s rained for days – it hasn’t been stopping once. Dear Andy. enough of my moaning. Today we’re going to brave the weather and try doing a coastal walk.Unit 1 Influence Worksheet 1. I need to go on a diet. d A lovely day today. Let’s catch up when we get back.com. Joanna xxx Vocabulary: The weather 2 First put the weather words in 1-8 in the correct order. Written by Verity Cole. sunny with a light _ _ _ _ _ _ that should keep _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ from getting too hot. e We’re in for a _ _ _ _ weekend with high winds – it looks like it will be _ _ _ _ _ _ _ a gale by the coast. 1 owblgin 2 tinwer 3 erbzee 4 lodc 6 ateh _______ blowing ______ ______ ____ _________ ________ ____________ ____ 5 wodpdnoru 7 tiidymuh 8 reptemurseat a Expect high _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ today and an equally high pollen count – bad news for all your hay fever sufferers. must go – I’ve written emails all morning and I think everyone has got fed up with waiting for me. I haven’t been sleeping very well and I ache all over. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . The dog doesn’t seem to mind too much either. this isn’t much fun if you’re camping. we’ve already been visiting the local museum and we’ve been doing lots of shopping and eating lots of cream teas – in fact. c Some parts of the country will experience a heavy _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ today while others will get sharp showers.

1 Vocabulary: Influences 1 2 encourage 3 look 4 have 5 talk 6 do 7 copy Language focus: Past simple and past continuous 2 2 correct 3 It was several hours before dawn and the storm was raging outside. 4 correct 5 Hearing the police siren.2 Language focus: Past perfect simple and past perfect continuous 1 2 had heard 3 had composed 4 had come 5 announced/had announced 6 had recorded 7 had been arguing 8 had been spending 9 had left 10 hadn’t had 11 had had/had 12 had died 13 had come 14 had needed/needed Vocabulary: Phrasal verbs 2 2 give up 3 rub off 4 let down 5 end up Worksheet 1.Unit 1 Answer key Worksheet 1. our little boat was struggling to stay afloat and I was feeling ill. the man grabbed the necklace. Worksheet 1.com. 8 correct 9 correct 10 Reports said he was driving too fast around the bend when he lost control of the car. climbed out of the window. Written by Verity Cole.3 Vocabulary: Advertising 1 B J A W T X Y R Z Z L P A G V M B I L L B O A R D K J D N T D E T S I C K J H J U W G B I U C L S B N T W R N V K J R E T S O P L C G F K P E O T V V G X T R Z G T M G L V M S V Q T S M O M L A Y G F N I S F G E O H Z P I Z N A J M W A C O L D C A L L I N G P B H Y C P Y Q T S N J G C P K S F Q E B A G V F E T 1 billboard 2 junk mail 3 commercial 4 jingle 5 cold calling 6 poster 5 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 6 What did he do after he discovered the money was missing from the safe? 7 I was talking to my friend when my mobile’s battery ran out of power.directtofce. down the rope and into the getaway car. I had to call her back on the landline. dropped it into his bag. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .

A: Come on. Vocabulary: The weather 2 1 blowing 2 winter 8 temperatures a humidity b winter 3 breeze 4 cold 5 downpour 6 heat 7 humidity c downpour d breeze. I’m afraid I’ve had bad news this morning.com. 3 A: Hurry up! The taxi has just arrived. Written by Verity Cole. temperatures e cold. I’ve never heard of it. I’ve been writing emails all morning.4 Language focus: Present perfect simple and continuous 1 It’s been raining for days – it hasn’t stopped. This is costing me a lot of money! Worksheet 1. blowing 6 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 2 A: Hi John. B: I know. but I’ve been so busy. we’ve already visited the local museum . B: That’s the second time this has happened this month. I only bought a new phone last year. They’ve been playing on the beach every day. but it doesn’t work well. ten of our staff have caught the flu bug which is going around and have called in sick. B: But I haven’t finished packing yet! A: For goodness sake! I told you to pack your bags a week ago. What’s it called? A: The Genio – I’d love one. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . Listen. it’s been here for ten minutes. B: Oh no! What’s wrong? A: Well.Unit 1 Answer key Language focus: Past simple and present perfect 2 1 B: No.directtofce.

............ 6 Luckily..... b or c) best fits each gap................ 2 I’d like ...... At school.................... Not all of his projects have 7...Worksheet 2.... he didn’t 3........ though... Jamie didn’t always 2.... By then.......... Things 8 .... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .. The phrase ‘the right place at the right time’ could have been invented for celebrity chef Jamie Oliver.... head pastry chef.............. Right now........ for Jamie.... sorry....... I .. From then on.. but we ........1 Vocabulary: Success 1 Read the text and decide which answer (a....... Written by Verity Cole.. TV cameras filmed Jamie trying to persuade children. though. 4 She’s learning to drive so that she will ....... of his profession through his own hard work..... take the children to school when they’re older.............. multi-task. but please leave a message after the tone.... but his efforts were often criticized or ignored. get to the phone right now....... when things don’t go according to plan.......... he initially became famous by accident – a film crew was making a documentary about the restaurant where he was working and the public fell in love with c the cheeky young chef with the Essex accent.. this is Emily and Richard’s answer machine........ 5 This is to inform you that Mr Chambers is now . 7 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www........... his career went from strength to strength but Jamie never forgot his humble beginnings and has helped to improve people’s lives whenever he has had the opportunity – his difficult time at school inspired him to set up Fifteen in 2002... or you’ll never get everything done. things 9..directtofce.. After he had finished... though and Jamie went on to educate an entire town on the basics of healthy cooking in the Ministry of Food campaign.... Jamie 1... see the funny side...... he had decided to become a chef and applied to go to catering college in order to 4......com.. 3 When life is busy................. in exams and left at 16 with few qualifications............... a project aimed at helping young people who were neither in education nor employment to 6 .... to attend the meeting.. where he 5.. he went to France to learn some tricks of the trade and returned to the UK to work at Carluccio’s.. 1 a achieved his ambition b was a success 2 a be a success 3 a do well 4 a go according to plan 5 a was a success as 6 a get on in life 7 a got it right 8 a did very well 9 a are getting on in life b go well b go well b achieve his ambition b went well b go according to plan b got on in life b got to the top b are going well c got to the top c get everything right c feel well c get them right c turned out right in the end c go well c gone according to plan c turned out right in the end c are getting to the top Language focus: Ability 2 Complete the gaps with the correct form of can or be able to. After Fifteen. Jamie did his best to improve the quality of food in schools in Jamie’s school dinners. After he was discovered by the TV crew... you need . speak Czech so that I could communicate with my husbands’ parents. can’t 1 Hi.. he’s still very busy and he has three lovely daughters and a wife with whom he spends as much time as he can in between television programmes.. dinner ladies and parents to change their bad habits.. by training to be chefs.

Unit 2 Success

Worksheet 2.2
Vocabulary: Adjectives
1 Complete the gaps with the appropriate adjective. The adjectives in each group of 3
sentences should all have the same suffix. -al professional 1 He had dreams of becoming a .......................... tennis player. 2 The chairman’s resignation from the company was very .......................... ; he had been working there for 30 years and was sad to leave. 3 It’s .......................... to be afraid of failure but you shouldn’t let that prevent you from trying. -ful 4 Be .......................... not to make spelling mistakes in the exam; it’ll make a very poor impression. 5 Isn’t it a .......................... day? Shall we stop doing the housework and go out for a bike ride? 6 Throwing plastic away is .......................... to the environment so we should try to recycle. -able 7 Her favourite treat on a winter afternoon was reading a book, sitting in a .......................... chair in front of an open fire. 8 Phil’s car wasn’t .......................... On cold mornings it wouldn’t start and he often arrived late for work. 9 Please try to be .......................... ; it’s not my fault that you lost your purse and missed the bus. -ent 10 As it continued to rain, it became .......................... that the football match would have to be cancelled. 11 The business was too .......................... on the success of one product; when the product didn’t sell, the company went bankrupt. 12 The restaurant manager was .......................... that the food must be of the highest quality; he rejected anything that wasn’t perfect and made the chef cook the same dish again and again. -ous 13 Living in Australia, there’s a danger of getting hurt by a .......................... snake or spider. If this happens, you should call an ambulance immediately. 14 Extreme sports tend to be exciting but .......................... You should always take safety precautions. 15 He wrote a book with .......................... stories from his life; people found them funny and it became a bestseller.

Language focus: Ability
2 Underline the incorrect verb form in italics in each of the following sentences.
1 Sue managed to/was able to/could get the grades she needed to achieve a place at University. 2 He could/managed to/was able to sing beautifully when he was young but his voice has changed now. 3 Ben wanted to start his own business but he didn’t manage to/couldn’t/didn’t succeed in write a good enough business plan to convince the bank to lend him the money. 4 I can’t believe that he managed to/could/was able to complete the marathon- that’s quite an achievement! 5 Kay didn’t have much success as a dancer but she succeeded in/managed to/was capable of making a name for herself as an actor.

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Unit 2 Success

Worksheet 2.3
Vocabulary: Sport
1 First read the crossword clues (1–13) and then complete the crossword.
1 2

T O U R N A M E N T
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3

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6 7 8 10 11 9

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ACROSS 2 a series of games in which the winner of each game plays in the next game until there is one player or team left 5 someone whose job is to make sure that players obey the rules in some sports, for example tennis, baseball, and cricket. 6 a piece of clothing worn for swimming, especially by women 7 a large flat area of ice inside a building, where people can go to ice-skate 10 part of a hill or mountain that you ski on 11 special glasses that protect your eyes, for example when you are swimming 12 an area marked with lines where some sports are played, such as tennis and squash 13 one of a pair of small blocks against which a runner puts their feet at the start of a race DOWN 1 a flat area of ground for playing particular sports on 3 someone whose job is to make sure that players in a game obey the rules 4 a piece of clothing worn by men for swimming 8 a race, especially on skis, in which people move around a series of poles, turning first one way and then the other 9 a long stick that you use for hitting the ball in golf

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Unit 2 Success

Language focus: Comparisons
2 Complete the gaps with the appropriate form of the words in the box.
violent dangerous far high x2 hot long safe slow x2

longest 1 John Isner defeated Nicolas Mahut in the ……………………… professional tennis match in their first-round encounter at Wimbledon 2010, a match that broke 12 records and lasted 11 hr 5 min. 2 The ……………………… distance rowed in 24 hours (upstream and downstream) is 263 km (163.42 miles) by Matthias Auer, Christian Klandt and Olaf Behrend (all Germany) at DRUM Rowing Club, Berlin, Germany on August 2-3, 2003. 3 One of the ……………………… paid sportsmen is Michael Jordan, who earns around 45 million dollars a year. His salary is ……………………… than David Beckham’s who reportedly earns around 42 million dollars annually. 4 In 1905, football was one of the ……………………… games in the world; 18 men died from injuries sustained on the football field. President Theodore Roosevelt stepped in and instituted safety measures to make the game ……………………… Nowadays, rugby is probably the ……………………… contact sport; players are three times more likely to get injured than someone in martial arts. 5 Alice Springs Golf course, Australia is known as the ……………………… golf club on earth. The temperature can rise to 122 degrees Fahrenheit. 6 Jackie Cobell, 56, took 28 hours and 44 minutes to complete the swim from Dover to Calais and in doing so broke the record for the ……………………… swimmer in the world. She said that she hadn’t been swimming ……………………… than usual but that currents had taken her off course.

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...... I bought least expensive set of clubs I could find....... for the Olympic Games® in 2012. 6 Andy Murray isn’t a good a player as Rafael Nadal... 3 When I started to learn golf..... 1 watching a football match with friends/far/enjoyable/ watching a football match alone. Find the word and correct it.... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ... some for fun... in 2014.... with Old Trafford 1 – 1 and Chelsea managed to .. 10 10 million tickets will go on sale to the general .. I blame the coach.... place in Russia....... c In some of the following sentences...... 5 The more competitive you are. 1 Let’s see who can score the highest in the test... some to get fit and some to lose weight. 8 Congratulations to Ian Hammond..... 11 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. to be quiet to allow the players to concentrate....... 4 It’s estimated that more than 18 million .. Watching a football match with friends is far more enjoyable than watching a football match alone. . 7 There weren’t many fans at the match as I had expected so the atmosphere wasn’t as good........ 4 The hard you train for a marathon.... one word is incorrect or missing.. the best you’re likely to be at a sport.... in the Olympics just want to win gold.... up sports for a variety of reasons............ none of them want to come second.... 2 The next Winter Olympic games will ... 8 I’ve never seen so an amazing stadium......000 ..... but he’s still one of the best in the world. a last minute penalty and won the match against Liverpool 3 – 2...Unit 2 Success Worksheet 2..directtofce.000 for local concerns.. 2 This is easily the worse they’ve ever played...... who won a silver medal at the schools sports day and to Brian Rumsey who was the ........ 9 In last night’s Premier League Cup... it was huge – I bet it cost billions of dollars to build.. comparing sports. the more likely you are to be able to finish.............. Arsenal . Written by Verity Cole. 3 The new Wembley stadium was built to hold 90...... 1. West Ham ... Manchester united 2 – 0........ 7 People ..200 people .4 Language focus: Comparisons 1a Complete each sentence using an appropriate comparative form.. first prize is no homework for a week........... watched live coverage of the 2010 World Cup final. took 1 This year’s charity walk saw a huge turnout.... Vocabulary: Sport 2 Complete the gaps with the correct form of an appropriate word.. 2 doing yoga/just/relaxing/doing pilates 3 going to the gym/slightly/good/ for you/walking 4 skiing/not/difficult/snowboarding 5 football/easily/popular/cricket 6 Olympic games/much/old/World cup 7 watching cricket/far/less/interesting/watching golf b Do you agree with these sentences? Write your own sentences............ 6 Most athletes who .com.. part and raised just over £14.... . 5 The umpire at Wimbledon often has to ask the ....

2 Vocabulary: Adjectives 1 2 emotional 7 comfortable 12 insistent 3 natural 4 careful 5 beautiful 6 harmful 8 reliable 9 reasonable 10 apparent 11 dependent 13 poisonous 14 dangerous 15 humourous Language focus: Ability 2 2 managed to 3 didn’t succeed in 4 could 5 managed to Worksheet 2. Written by Verity Cole. safer. higher most dangerous/most violent in the world.1 Vocabulary: Success 1 2c 3a 4b 5a 6a 7c 8c 9b Language focus: Ability 2 2 3 4 5 6 to be able to to be able to be able to able can Worksheet 2.3 Vocabulary: Sport 1 1 P I T 2 T O U R N A M E N T E F T U M E 7 5 3 4 R U M P K S 9 11 I R E 6 C O S 8 10 N I N K H S L O P A L 12 R E E S C E S U B G O G G L C O U R T M 13 S T A R T I N G B L O C K Language focus: Comparisons 2 2 3 4 5 6 furthest highest.Unit 2 Answer key Worksheet 2. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .com. most dangerous/most violent hottest slowest. slower 12 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.directtofce.

5 The more competitive you are. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . 4 Skiing is not/isn’t as difficult as snowboarding. I blame the coach. the more likely you are to be able to finish.4 Language focus: Comparisons 1a 2 Doing yoga is just as relaxing as doing pilates. 6 Andy Murray isn’t as good a player as Rafael Nadal. but he’s still one of the best in the world. 3 When I started to learn golf. score 10 public 13 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. Written by Verity Cole.com. drew. 6 The Olympic games is much older than the World cup. 4 The harder you train for a marathon. the better you’re likely to be at a sport.Unit 2 Answer key Worksheet 2.directtofce. 3 Going to the gym is slightly better for you than walking. 7 There weren’t as many fans at the match as I had expected so the atmosphere wasn’t as good. 7 Watching cricket is far less interesting than watching golf. Vocabulary: Sport 2 2 take 3 spectators 4 viewers 5 crowd/spectators 6 compete/take part 7 take 8 runner-up 9 beat. 5 Football is easily more popular than cricket. 8 I’ve never seen such an amazing stadium it was huge – I bet it cost billions of dollars to build. 1c 2 This is easily the worst they’ve ever played. I bought the least expensive set of clubs I could find.

.......... There are plenty of forgers who make a career out of creating and it pays for us and the National Gallery............... For example............ may want us to believe that the painting was created by someone else....................... some paintings are made with deliberate intent to trick or us out of our money............................... ........................................ using an appropriate modal verb............. scientists have out the way it was created and have made a startling discovery...... ..... But the type of paint used was a – the cobalt blue and cadmium yellow used weren’t available before 19th century. Gallery experts had been in by the forger’s of painting techniques......... 1 It’s possible that the artist wants us to believe that the painting was created by someone else.................................. it was painted in 20th century! The artist had employed a number of techniques to the age of the painting. we still do not know who might have used such sophisticated techniques.........000! I’m sure that’s not true – who would have that much money? The Van Gogh ................ These works... Then number the words in the box in the order that they should be in the text..................... Since then................ it was identified as a 15th century masterpiece................. Scientists have up with new which will protect galleries from for the work of clever forgers............................ to be on our.......... it’s a public holiday after all.... The police .................................. 4 I’ve just heard that the Van Gogh sold for £14. The artist ....... things are not always as they seem........ have been falsely presented as the product of another artist.................. This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.............com...............................the use of egg tempera and gesso had been copied from 15th century........ 2 I’m sure the gallery is open today. computer analysis has revealed that artificial cracks had been painted on the surface of the painting to out that it was older.... but an exhibition at the National Gallery reveals that not even the experts can the difference between a work which is and one which isn’t until now............... Although scientific investigation has revealed the methods used to manufacture the painting.Worksheet 3.. The gallery . First read the text and mark with an asterisk (*) where the missing words go...... When a portrait group was bought by the National Gallery in 1923............. come con checked cloning fake fakes falling falsify fooled 1 forgeries genuine giveaway guard make safeguards taken tell In the art world..........................000.............. The portrait of Shakespeare ................... You would think that it’s only members of the public who have been into buying a painting.... ........ Language focus: Modals of speculation and deduction (present) 2 Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. I’m sure they’re looking for the jewellery thieves............. .................... 5 Newspaper reports say that experts now have doubts about whether the portrait of Shakespeare is genuine................................... known as *....1 Vocabulary: Fakes 1 In the following text there are 17 missing words. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 14 ......................................... 3 I’ve just seen four police cars drive past...............directtofce... Written by Verity Cole....

.................... B: I suppose so......... but she 3..... forever...... you could have .......... 15 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. ? Perhaps it’s time for a holiday – come and be pampered for a day at our luxury spa. (hide) her wrinkles or straightened her nose...............................................com.....Unit 3 It’s an illusion Worksheet 3... 1 Fed up with keeping a straight face in photographs? Don’t be afraid to smile straight teeth anymore! Visit Apple a day dental surgery.. (be) on a diet... – fast...... so this photo 1... banish ............... tomorrow.... 1 smooth 2 thinning 3 broad 4 sparkly 5 crooked 6 spotty 7 tubby 8 thin a straight b clear c dull d full e thick f narrow g wrinkled h slim i ii complexion nose iii hair iv v vi skin teeth lips vii eyes viii build/body b Fill in the newspaper advertisements with the correct adjectives from exercise 1a................ 3 Are you feeling a bit .......... B: Really? But they 2. at your new Active World – and get the body you want! 4 Teenage blues? Afraid the girls won’t look at you with your ......... help is at hand........... A: Have you seen this picture of Alesha Frost? B: Wow! She looks amazing – how old is she now? A: She was born in the 1970s so she must be (be) about 40....... problem in just two weeks.... Call us today for an appointment.......... after the Winter – perhaps you indulged in one too many chocolate bars? Well.... 6 Do you lack energy? Are you eyes and hair ............. 2 Feeling low about your receding hairline? Can’t bear to look in a mirror? Considering wearing a hat or even getting a wig? Worry no more – miracle grow will solve your ..... ? Buy Clearaskin today and get a ............................... come and get fit and ...............2 Vocabulary: Appearance 1a Match the adjectives (1–8) to their opposites (a–h) and an appropriate noun (i–viii)... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .................................... could they? A: No....... (be) airbrushed. Language focus: Modals of speculation and deduction 2 Complete the conversation with the appropriate form of the modal verb and the verb in brackets..... celebrities are never allowed to appear in the magazines in their natural state..... B: How does she do it? I wish I could look like that................. (have) plastic surgery for that – plenty of celebrities do..... But how come she’s so slim – she 4..... 5 Grow old gracefully with our new range of skin care products. A: You know it’s not real........ don’t you? B: What do you mean? A: Well.....directtofce................ Written by Verity Cole...

.... or she 5. (be) exhausting.. A: But on the other hand......................... (be) easy living in the public spotlight all the time – you imagine having to look good every day.............Unit 3 It’s an illusion A: Maybe..... (be born) with very good genes – her parents are both slim. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .. Some people have all the luck – good looks..... a beautiful home. it 6..... 16 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.... Written by Verity Cole.. B: Hmm....directtofce........ It 7.........com.. money..

. but personally. 3 Don’t panic. jumping off the boat onto a jet ski and rescuing the girl from the bad guys’ clutches. . you should . More and more the public choose to rent DVDs or download films from the internet. It’s probably better to take his advice. 4 We are tending to get together as a family about once a month.15 and the film starts at 8. Doors open at 8. . © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . . 1 Peter’s is older and wiser than you. 5 She’s studies media studies at University College. . Find the incorrect sentences and change them..00. 1 It is taking takes months and several million pounds to make an animated film but just hours to watch it. I’m not hearing properly. She’s quite sensitive and quick to . 3 She has a home in Malibu but is living in Scotland at the moment because she’s filming on location. There are a lot of things to . Written by Verity Cole.3 Vocabulary: Expressions with take 1 Complete the sentences with the appropriate expression with take. 5 When you’re planning to buy a house. . I wouldn’t . they’re not going to be here for another hour.. it’s not illegal to ride a bicycle without a helmet. there’s no rush. 9 Meet me outside the cinema at 8. 4 Mother’s Day is a good time to show your mum that you really value her and don’t .directtofce. 7 Shhh! This is the good part and you’re making so much noise. 6 In the UK.com... London at the moment and works in her spare time as a waitress.. 2 Do be careful with what you say to Alison. Remember to add the correct personal pronoun where necessary. think carefully about all the costs involved.... 2 The popularity of cinema decreases.. 8 Many famous actors and directors are living in Hollywood to be close to the film studios. It’s so unlike him – I think it must be the influence of all those unsuitable programmes he likes to watch. 6 Stephen’s being very moody at the moment. 17 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.Unit 3 It’s an illusion Worksheet 3. Language focus: Present simple and continuous 2 Some of the following sentences are incorrect. 13 The best bit is the boat chase when Bond is stealing a speed boat.30don’t be late! 11 What are you thinking about Dudley Weston’s performance in the latest blockbuster? 12 I’m really enjoying this programme but I’m not understanding everything that actor says. 14 The man from the secret service is listening to the spy’s story but he is not believing him. We are usually having a meal and watching TV.

............. 3 She/always/lose her temper on set.. Film companies/always/change/the story or the characters..4 Vocabulary: Films 1a Complete the crossword with the film vocabulary.. . at all........................ at childhood while at times being quite .Unit 3 It’s an illusion Worksheet 3. you’re only as good as your last performance. WIN DISAPPOINTING LOOKING MOVE CONFUSION STUN REALITY Language focus: Present simple and present continuous 2 Complete each sentence using the present simple or present continuous. as the saying goes. 18 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. 15 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 S C I O R N R R C T S C F F V M N E T E O L Q I L W D Y E T L O N P A I E T O T R I N S T O R Y L I N E E T T I I N D D A b Complete each gap with the appropriate form of the words in capitals 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Toy Story 3 is the latest film to be released by the award winning . films are rarely as good as the books they’re based on....... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . hey are 1 I don’t like interviewing famous people. T always turning up late................ As you’d expect........ . 7 Whenever a new film by director Pedro Almodóvar comes out. it makes her very difficult to work with.... you almost believe that Woody and his friends are . Some of the letters in each word have been given.... the animation is ......... I/always/try to see it................. The plot is full of twists but isn’t . which is a shame... just extremely clever....... They/always/turn up late............... 6 In my opinion... 4 George/not/always/live/in the same place........ 2 Actors/always/carry their make-up with them as they have to reapply it between takes............directtofce... The reviews promised that it would not ............... Written by Verity Cole......... Animation Studio Pixar......... 5 Actors/always/need/to do their best in auditions..com.. He has a home in America and Italy... The film takes a light hearted ... fans of Toy Story 1 and 2 and they were right.....– some of the adults in the audience had tears in their eyes.

Written by Verity Cole. But the type of paint used was a * – the cobalt blue and cadmium yellow used weren’t available before 19th century. some paintings are made with deliberate intent to trick or us out of our money. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . These works. we still do not know who might have used such sophisticated techniques. Since then.the use of egg tempera and gesso had been copied from 15th century. .000. Gallery experts had been * in by the forger’s * of painting techniques. it was painted in 20th century! The artist had employed a number of techniques to * the age of the painting.000. You would think that it’s only members of the public who have been * into buying a painting. There are plenty of forgers who make a career out of creating and it pays for us and the National Gallery. things are not always as they seem. to be on our *. 4 The Van Gogh can’t have sold for £14. computer analysis has revealed that artificial cracks had been painted on the surface of the painting to * out that it was older. 19 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. but an exhibition at the National Gallery reveals that not even the experts can * the difference between a work which is * and one which isn’t. 5 The portrait of Shakespeare may not be genuine. Scientists have * up with new * which will protect galleries from * for the work of clever forgers.Unit 3 Answer key Worksheet 3. 3 The police must be looking for the jewellery thieves. Language focus: Modals of speculation and deduction (present) 2 2 The gallery must be open today. For example. Although scientific investigation has revealed the methods used to manufacture the painting.com.1 Vocabulary: Fakes 1 5 come 8 checked 12 cloning 7 falling 9 falsify 2 fooled 1 forgeries 4 genuine 13 giveaway 14 guard 10 make 6 safeguards 11 taken 3 tell In the art world. until now. scientists have * out the way it was created and have made a startling discovery. have been falsely presented as the product of another artist.directtofce. it was identified as a 15th century masterpiece. known as * . When a portrait group was bought by the National Gallery in 1923.

8 Many famous actors and directors live in Hollywood to be close to the film studios. 14 The man from the secret service is listening to the spy’s story but he doesn’t believe him. 5 She’s studying media studies at University College. 20 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.com. slim 6 dull 4 spotty complexion.3 Vocabulary: Expressions with take 1 2 take offence 6 take the risk 3 take your time 4 take her for granted 5 take into account Language focus: Present simple and continuous 2 2 The popularity of cinema is decreasing. 9 correct 10 Mr Owen regrets that he’ll be late for his interview as he is meeting his agent at 2 to discuss details of his next audition. 6 correct 7 Shhh! This is the good part and you’re making so much noise.2 Vocabulary: Appearance 1a 2 / e/ iii 1b 2 thinning hair 5 wrinkled skin 3 tubby. clear complexion 3 /f/ ii 4 /c/ vii 5 /a/ v 6 /b/ i 7 /h/viii 8 /d/vi Language focus: Modals of speculation and deduction 2 1 must have been 2 can’t/couldn’t have hidden 3 could/might/may have had 4 must have been/be 5 could/might/may have been.directtofce. 6 can’t be 7 must be Worksheet 3. Written by Verity Cole.Unit 3 Answer key Worksheet 3. I can’t hear properly. 3 correct 4 We tend to get together as a family about once a month. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . More and more the public are choosing to rent DVDs or download films from the internet. jumps off the boat onto a jet ski and rescues the girl from the bad guys’ clutches. We are usually have a meal and watch TV. London at the moment and working in her spare time as a waitress. 13 The best bit is the boat chase when Bond steals a speed boat. 11 What do you think about Dudley Weston’s performance in the latest blockbuster? 12 I’m really enjoying this programme but I don’t understand everything that actor says.

4 Vocabulary: Films 1a 15 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 1b 2 disappoint 3 look 4 moving 5 confusing 6 stunning 7 real S P S P A D R S C I E R N R C O O S E R R S H O E C I A L E F F E C T S T E T E R C E O R T E T R I I C O E T Y L I N R E A M A O D D N G T R L I O N I O N Q U I I V C I L M E W D S E Y T N O M E U N C E Language focus: Present simple and present continuous 2 2 always carry 3 is always losing 4 doesn’t always live 7 I always try to 5 always need to do their best 6 are always changing 21 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.directtofce. Written by Verity Cole.Unit 3 Answer key Worksheet 3.com. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .

.......com....... transfers and all necessary insurance.................... After 16 .......................... (help) travellers and 18 .......... Once a decision has been made. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ...... Written by Rhona Snelling...... (remove) all the stress from travelling..........com 2 Find examples of these explanations in the advert in exercise 1..................................................... you will 4 ...................... 2 after prepositions 1 ...... (have) a city break.. 5 after certain adjectives...Worksheet 4....... (finalise) this................................................................... or the infinitive without to.. (work) as a travel planner! A travel planner is someone who helps people choose a suitable holiday destination and then takes care of all the practical arrangements – you basically help 3 .. (continue) with arrangements........... An infinitive without to used: 6 after modal verbs ... (decide)......................................................... (relax) at the beach.. (organise) their insurance and healthcare........................... So your role is to arrange flights.......................... A gerund used: 1 as the subject......... What do you do? Discuss the advantages of 12 ........................................ object or complement .................. If you are interested in 19 ... One of the main concerns for travellers is 15 .........directtofce........ (do) both? You can 2 .... An infinitive with to used: 4 to explain why you do something ............. (go) to both destinations and let them 13 ............................................................................................................ An ability 7 ..... 3 after certain verbs . (meet) with potential travellers and discuss their requirements..........1 Language focus: Gerund and infinitive 1 Read the advert and complete the gaps with an appropriate form of the verb in brackets............. (become) a travel planner. travelling Are you interested in 0 ......... (hear) from you...... (ask) about destinations and preferences.................... Email us at: info@travelplanner... It is very rewarding 17 ............ 22 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.................. (go) to New York 10 ............................... you can 14 .......................... (change) their minds – one traveller in the party wants 9 ........................................... the infinitive with to........................ a complete information pack is sent to the travellers and off they go.............. (remain) patient is essential as some travellers may 8 .................. 7 after certain verbs ........................................... (start) this new career is easy...................... (visit) certain countries based on their answers.. Firstly. You should 5 ....... (travel) or would you prefer a steady job? 1 How about ........ Use the gerund....................... nouns and verbs ............................. we’d love 20 ........ and then suggest 6 ...... but another traveller would rather 11 .......

.......................................2 Language focus: Word formation: prefixes 1 Complete the crossword with the correct adjective and prefix...... let’s go together.....Unit 4 Going away Worksheet 4.................................................................. so it was returned for me to finish.......................... ........... 4 Sara’s first attempt at the exam was not successful and most answers were .......... It’s dangerous and it’s ..... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ........... – I love it! 6 We tried to get directions from the information desk... they were very .............. ... that I didn’t catch the train? Maybe not............................................ 8 Is it ... but........... 5 I bought the bag because it was so ... illegal 1 You shouldn’t drive so fast................................ Written by Rhona Snelling........com.... 7 Travelling separately to the city tomorrow is a bit .... ................... thing to do and I don’t know if we can we can trust her again............ 9 They said my visa application was .. 9 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 i n c o r r e c t Across 1 another word for ‘wrong’ 2 type of person you can’t trust 3 something that is against the law 4 extraordinary or rare 5 not realistic or not sensible 6 type of person who is quite hostile 7 not fortunate 8 something not finished or not whole in some way Down 9 type of person who doesn’t assist you 2 Complete each gap with your answers from exercise 1.................... ! 2 I can’t believe how ..... 23 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. to be honest................directtofce..... because I met my boyfriend on the platform....... he is! Is he always that rude? 3 It was a very ......................................

and watched the planes as they (6) touched down/taxied along the runway and got more and more excited. often a hotel or business c spend the night or several nights in one place a continued to another place b left a place c returned to a place 2 Read the description and underline the correct word in italics. 1 1 drop you off 2 see you off 3 give you a lift a take you somewhere because I’m also going there or nearby b wait until you arrive at a place c take you to a place and leave you there d wait with you at a place before you leave 2 1 catch 2 miss 3 change a move from one train to another train b get a train. There was a huge queue there and I managed to (3) change/miss my train. planned or unplanned c get a different train. The morning after my final exam.Unit 4 Going away Worksheet 4. The flight wasn’t (5) delayed/ booked so I checked in quickly. My best friend (2) dropped me off / picked me up at the train station and I collected my tickets. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . I had wanted to (0) travel/journey for several weeks but decided on one week in Italy with some relatives who could (1) put up me/put me up for a week. I was leaving for a well-deserved holiday. Written by Rhona Snelling.com. not the one you planned to get d not get the train you planned to get 3 1 went away 2 went out 3 went on 4 went back 4 1 put up 2 live 3 accommodate 4 stay a let somebody stay in your home b take guests to stay. There is one extra option that you do not need. My flight was called and I was on the way to Rome! I was ready to (7) enjoy/relax myself and see some new sights! 24 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.3 Vocabulary: Travel 1 Match the words to the definitions. Thankfully I was able to (4) navigate/get on an underground line instead and got to the airport on time.directtofce.

com. Written by Rhona Snelling. j the decision not to accept the job. it was a relief. care of a chance to much notice of get keep the decision an eye money sense of silent in touch make care of take 2 Match 1–12 to a–l to make sentences. Tom knew he had to let her go. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .directtofce. but it was not without a sense of anxiety. i in touch again and renew the relationship. l true is something that time will tell. g sense of why Vicky left. e care of the schoolchildren at the beach.4 Vocabulary: Verb collocations 1 Add the following words or phrases to the most suitable verbs. 25 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 1 People always have an opinion. f a chance to do the event.Unit 4 Going away Worksheet 4. h money. k hilarious stories on long car journeys to make it more fun. b a promise? Sometimes it can be difficult – or tempting! c much notice of the complaints. it can be tough to get 12 I enjoyed the challenge of taking a silent and not tell someone what you really think. d an eye on all your possessions and belongings. but I don’t believe any actually work. to be honest. We didn’t take c 2 When I eventually made 3 We both felt incredibly privileged to get 4 There may be many secret schemes to get 5 Have you ever deliberately broken 6 Whether any of the predictions will come 7 The family always used to make up 8 Look out for each other on holiday by keeping 9 There are times when it’s best to just keep 10 Despite trying again and again to make 11 If you fall out with a friend.

Unit 4 Answer key Worksheet 4. 5. 12. 4. 13 Worksheet 4. Written by Verity Cole. 8. 9. 14 7 3. 18 1. 20 2.1 Language focus: Gerund and infinitive 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 doing work remove meet ask visiting to remain change to go to have relax going decide continue organising finalising to help starting becoming to hear 15. 19 6 10 7.com.directtofce. 11. 17. 16.2 Language focus: Word formation: prefixes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 2 2 3 4 5 dishonest illegal unusual impractical unfriendly unlucky incomplete unhelpful unfriendly dishonest incorrect unusual 26 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .

money an eye. sense of care of.com. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .Unit 4 Answer key 6 7 8 9 unhelpful impractical unlucky incomplete Worksheet 4.3 Vocabulary: Travel 1 2 d 3 a b incorrect 2 1 2 3 c 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 3 1 2 3 4 4 1 2 3 4 b incorrect a c b d a incorrect a incorrect b c put me up dropped me off miss get on delayed taxied enjoy Worksheet 4. silent the decision.4 Vocabulary: Verb collocations 1 get keep make take 2 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 a chance to. in touch. Written by Verity Cole. much notice of j f h b l k d a g i e 27 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.directtofce.

........... .......... 28 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. It’s been too long! 1 We will have been working/will be working on this project for four months on Saturday.................... Written by Rhona Snelling.........m........ a We’ll have been travelling around Europe for three months on Monday. 4 I see/’m seeing Zoe tomorrow morning for coffee... 6 actions in progress at certain time in the future 7 intentions or plans 8 certain to happen .................. 7 It’s likely/should to be a challenging year ahead but I’m confident we can handle it. but I think he’s undecided................ e We’re meeting Simon tonight at 8 p...... ................m...... be likely to b .......................................... i I think I’ll probably move house next year.......................................... 2 Underline the correct word in italics in the following sentences.. d I’m going to travel around the world after I finish my exams and before I go to college......... 6 I will be looking/will look after my baby niece this afternoon... Then name the tense or language used........................ I think he’d really enjoy it there. 1 probability (x2) 3 predictions and expectations 5 uncertainty ........... I’ve enrolled on an evening course at my local college............ 9 He may/should start looking for a new job next year........................... I’m looking forward to it! f We might be able to get there by 4 p............................ 8 I’m going to/may study French next year......com............. g I’ll be working in the library this afternoon....... 4 actions which continue up to a point in the future .............. perhaps we can meet there? h I’ll be happier when all the preparations have been completed.......... 0 It will/may be great if we could meet up soon.............. c You should be able to get a good price for your car if you sell it online...............directtofce..... but there’s a lot of traffic............. .. 2 He will/should go to Australia for his year out.1 Language focus: The future 1 Match each of the statements a–i to a description of the use 1–8........ so call me in the evening.....Worksheet 5........... 3 I will/could be so relieved when the final exam is over and we can relax when all the preparations have been completed....... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ............................. 2 confirmed arrangements .................... Do you want to come along? 5 We might/could be able to go on a long holiday this year because we’ve been saving for months...... .. b It’s likely to become more difficult to find a good job..............

.. 7 Whenever we ...........2 Language focus: Time linkers with past tenses 1 In each of the following sentences one time linker is incorrect........ (finish) the report for Toni.. 5 During the trip...... when/but/however I worked hard and it slowly got better...... I realised I’d forgotten my money....................... 7 During/As/Whilst I was walking to the cafe.... 5 At first I found English very difficult...... 4 Whilst we .... Find the word... I ................. 29 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. my first thought was to find my old friends and catch up....... 0 We thought moving house was a good idea at/by the time but it was a terrible mistake.........com. 2 While/Whenever/Whilst we were wondering what to do...... 2 Complete the following sentences with an appropriate form of the verb in brackets... 3 Soon/Not long /When after we arrived.......... (emigrate) that she met my father and they were soon wed.directtofce................. 3 It wasn’t long after my mother .... have finished 0 After we .................... (arrive) at the party.... (get) angry about being lost.. (save) for five years that he had enough money for his dream holiday........... but she decided to go in the end/lastly/eventually........... 8 It wasn’t until Tom .......................... shall we make a start on the presentation? 1 The team struggled to reach a decision but they .............. I was always too excited to sleep the night before.Unit 5 Fitting in Worksheet 5... 8 She wasn’t sure about the trip...... 6 After/Before/Just going to the cinema..... Luca suggested going to the cinema....................................... we can have dinner at that lovely Italian restaurant........ (travel) to the beach for family holidays.......... 6 I couldn’t make up my mind about the job........ 1 Shortly/Once/Not long after I finished my exams..... but eventually I ____ ................ Written by Rhona Snelling. (decide) to turn it down. (come) to an agreement in the end............................. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ........ Sumi calmly read the directions again..................... (notice) several people complaining about the driver and the tour company............... 4 Ellen in the end/finally/at last found a present for her sister after a whole day shopping......... my friend called and said she was running late... 2 Once I .. we moved to another city.......... 9 I recognised my old teacher as soon as/when/once I saw her at the reunion......

.............. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . 6 calm and generally unstressed by situations.............. 3 willing to meet new people and does not show any nerves or unease.. 7 willing to meet new people and enjoys going out regularly....... .. ......................directtofce.. 8 aware of other people’s feelings and can sometimes be upset by others. ....3 Vocabulary: Personality 1 Add the words in the box to the groups of words in 1–6.. 30 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.com...... decisive friendly sensible brave responsible sociable kind moody self-assured fussy grumpy thoughtful tough tough . There are two extra words you do not need.... 4 calm and can cope with difficult people and circumstances........ What is the missing vertical word? 1 t o l e r a n t 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Someone who is … 1 aware of other people’s feelings and behaves in a respectful way towards them............. 2 calm and has no problem getting along with others.....................Unit 5 Fitting in Worksheet 5.... .... ................ nervous 1 adventurous 2 reliable 3 outgoing 4 caring 5 bad-tempered 6 confident 2 Complete the crossword..... 5 aware of other people’s feelings and says or does something to care for them.................................................. Written by Rhona Snelling...........

2 Who do you ........................................ 5 admire and respect .......... put up with 0 I don’t know why you ...... out of plans for family holiday plans......................................... 2 have a (good) relationship with somebody .... You should tell him not to be so rude! 1 I’m .......................... but he gradually stopped socialising with him when he went to college......4 Vocabulary: Phrasal verbs 1 Find nine phrasal verbs in the table.............................. Written by Rhona Snelling. 3 I’m really .................. forward to the weekend............................. off to her colleagues.................... 6 boast .............. but............................................................ 6 When we were little my sister and I didn’t . we’ve become really close.. Last week. I’m going to New York with my boyfriend! 4 It’s true that Simon ...................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ................................Unit 5 Fitting in Worksheet 5........... it was her promotion and this week it’s a holiday she’s planning.... 7 Zoe is always .................................. in with a bad group of people........... carry come get leave look show put put up with 1 tolerate ........ 9 ignore or not include somebody/something ............ forward off on out up in of with to 2 Complete the following sentences with the correct form of the phrasal verb............. 5 Roger’s parents always made sure that he and his little sister were never ..... 7 continue ............................................... up with some new ideas for the book............ 3 join a bad group of people .......................... Then match them to the following meanings 1–9.................................................................................. as we’ve got older............................................................................................................................................ something exciting and different............................ 4 anticipate with excitement ... up to? Some people find inspiration in an older relative and others find it in a public figure who has achieved great things..... 8 We really need to ......... Any thoughts? 31 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www..............com......... 8 think of something new .... on with each other at all......directtofce. his behaviour.......................................................... on with this project for another couple of hours and then I’ll have a break and go shopping....................

Written by Rhona Snelling.Unit 5 Answer key Worksheet 5. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .directtofce.2 Language focus: Time linkers with past tenses 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Once Whenever When in the end when Just During lastly once came arrived/had arrived emigrated/had emigrated were getting noticed/had noticed decided travelled had been saving 32 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.1 Language focus: The future 1 1c 2e 3i 4a 5f 6g 7d 8h 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 should present continuous will future perfect continuous may/might/could future continuous going to will will have been working should will ’m seeing might will be looking likely going to 9 may Worksheet 5.com.

com.4 Vocabulary: Phrasal verbs 1 carry on with come up with get on with get in with leave out of look forward to look up to show off (to) put up with 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 get on with get in with look forward to look up to show off (to) carry on with come up with leave out of carrying look looking got left get showing come 33 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.Unit 5 Answer key Worksheet 5.directtofce. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .3 Vocabulary: Personality 1 2 3 4 5 6 2 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 sensible friendly thoughtful grumpy decisive easy-going confident patient thoughtful relaxed sociable sensitive missing word: adventurous Worksheet 5. Written by Rhona Snelling.

.................................................................Worksheet 6........... 7 .................................................................................................................. 6 Can you attend the meeting with the committee next week? She asked ....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 1 ......................................................................................1 Language focus: Reported questions 1 Read the direct questions asked to a library official by a college newspaper reporter................................................................. no change in question word order 0 ..................................................... 4 .......................................................... 2 Look at your answers to exercise 1............................................................................................................... 2 What was your first thought when you heard about the proposed closure? She asked ................................................................................................ 4 Why did you apply for the post at this college? She asked ............. 5 .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 5 Does the library agree with the college’s proposal? She asked .................................................................................................directtofce.................................................. 2 .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 8 What are you going to say to the committee? She asked ......................................................................................... 1 Do you think it is a good idea to close the library on a Sunday? She asked ................................ 7 Are you going to represent the library and voice your disapproval? She asked .................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 6 ............................................................................................................. auxiliary verb (do) dropped......................... 34 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www................................................................. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . 3 How long have you been working in education? She asked ................ Written by Rhona Snelling....................................................................................................................... 3 ............................. 8 ............ 0 How do you feel about the college’s proposal? how he felt about the college’s proposal She asked ............................................................................................................................................... Explain the changes made between direct questions and reported questions.. Complete the gaps with reported questions....................................................com.........................................................................................................

............................... ...... 2 Match each statement to a reporting verb from the box.. 5 ................... but you’ve made amazing progress! I think you’re going to do well.......................................... He said he had been several times and that he hoped to go again soon.............. 35 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www............................................................. She said .......................... 4 I know the exam is scary..... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .. He asked if she would be having a birthday party here first........... Complete the direct statements and the reported statements.......................com.............................................................................. Go on! ...........................Unit 6 A matter of opinion Worksheet 6........................ 1 ........................ 2 Don’t catch the 12.................. There are five extra options................ It’ll be my first time...................................................... I don’t care what you say.........directtofce..................................... 3 Oh please come shopping with us! It’ll be fun! There are lots of sales................................................................................................................................................................ 0 Have you been to America? if I had been to America.......................................... I can help you with cooking dinner......................................................................................2 Language focus: Reported speech 1 Read the email exchange between two friends.................................................. 2 I’m going to Boston next month for my birthday. She said . That will make things easier for you! ................ Written by Rhona Snelling......................................................................... 4 I applied for it yesterday! She said ...................................................................................... 1 Well.... She asked .............................................20 train – you won’t get to the party on time and Andrew will be upset............. He said I had to remember to get my visa before I travelled......................................... explaining ........ begging encouraging explaining offering ordering persuading predicting promising recommending refusing warning 0 It is a very difficult decision and I’m afraid I still haven’t made up my mind yet........................................................ 6 I’ll have a party the night before I leave for the airport..... ............... ............... 3 ............................ it’s not something I agree with................................................................................................................ 5 I’m not going to take part in the protest...........................................................................

.... 6 You can take your point across in many ways: attend a march................................................................................................... ............ Use one to four words............ minds about what to do..... 5 I think that went across really well.............................. ✔ 1 In my opinion.... strongly about OK.......... get involved in a protest or take part in a sit-in..directtofce..... ask your friends and family for their opinion....................... so there’s a new legislation that you feel (0) .................................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ........ but decided it was even more reason to make their stand......... and you’re wondering what is the best way to get (1) .. Which expressions in bold are correct? Correct the incorrect ones...................................... debate show – broadcast your opinion to everybody watching................................... 7 I’m sure that eight out of ten people feel strongly on a certain issue.... 3 Have you ever been on any disruptions? They are not violent or frightening..... ............ Written by Rhona Snelling..... but fewer than that number will do anything than complain 2 Complete the advice leaflet with suitable expressions......................... Look at the list below and chose a way that appeals to you: (3) ... (5) ........... demonstration or been in a similar situation before and can advise you.... they are a simply a chance to join others who also disapprove of something............3 Vocabulary: Expressing your opinion 1 Read the following sentences.................. Why not sign a petition and complain with less aggression? 2 The reason everybody respects him is because he actually took action and organised that important first protest.......... march – join up with other people and show you have one voice............ 36 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www............. (6) .... If you (7) ............com...... 0 The newspaper reported that the march had caused disruption to all the residents and businesses in the area and things had got of control............................ comment on a website – show your thoughts online........ Perhaps they have (8) .........Unit 6 A matter of opinion Worksheet 6.................. There were no significant problems and people seemed to understand our message.................. (4) ................ There are a number of ways you can take (2) ......... petition – an easy and simple way of expressing yourself... things go too far with all these events that upset and disrupt others. 4 The organisers were in divided minds about continuing with the protest......

......................... You may need to change the form....................................directtofce.................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ....................................................... i . and coming to a decision has been very difficult.................................... my head every time – sometimes it’s a good decision................. the pros and the cons by making a list and analysing it. and just stop worrying about it! into consideration h ....... d ................................... ind 0 change my m _ _ _ 1 g _ back on a decision 2 go for the easiest o _ _ _ _ _ 3 let my heart r _ _ _ my head 4 m _ _ _ up my mind 5 no easy m _ _ _ _ _ 6 r _ _ _ into a decision 7 s _ _ on the fence 8 take everything into c _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 9 w _ _ _ _ up the pros and the cons 2 Match 1–9 to a–i to make sentences and complete each gap...........................................Unit 6 A matter of opinion Worksheet 6.............. g . I changed I was so worried that I decided to It’s typical of my sister to A useful way to approach the problem is Why can’t you give your honest opinion and not If I were you I’d go for the I’m always too emotional and let my We all agree that it is no a ............... Who else would leave their job without thinking about? e ...................... f ............................................................... 1 h You need to take everything 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 To be honest........ Written by Rhona Snelling............ a decision..... – there are many important factors in your choice of college........................... Use your answers from exercise 1 to help you..........................................................com...... ? Just tell me! 37 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.............................................4 Vocabulary: Making decisions 1 Complete the expressions about making decisions...... so many times that the car was sold to someone else! c ......... b ................... and not fly to Australia.......

2 Language focus: Reported speech 1 1 I’ve been several times and I hope to go again soon. 5 if/whether the library agreed with the college proposal. 6 if/whether he could attend the meeting with the committee next week. 3 how long he had been working in education.Unit 6 Answer key Worksheet 6. 7 if/whether he was going to represent the library and voice his disapproval. change tense (agree to agreed) 6 add if/whether. change tense (is to was) 2 change tense (had to had heard) 3 change tense (have you been working to had been working) 4 auxiliary verb (did) dropped.directtofce. change tense (can to could). 5 Will you be having a birthday party here first? 6 she’d have a party the night before she left/leaves for the airport.com. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . 2 she was going to Boston next month for her birthday and that it would be her first time. 2 1 offering 2 warning 3 begging 4 encouraging 5 refusing 38 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 3 You must remember to get your visa before you travel. 4 why he had applied for the post at this college. 4 she had applied for it the previous day. change tense and pronoun position (are you going to he was going) 8 change tense and pronoun position (are you going to he was going) Worksheet 6. add if/whether. 2 1 add if/whether. invert modal verb and pronoun (Can you to he could) 7 add if/whether.1 Language focus: Reported questions 1 1 if/whether he thought it was a good idea to close the library on a Sunday. 8 what he was going to say to the committee. Written by Rhona Snelling. 2 him what his first thought was when he had heard about the proposed closure. change tense (apply to had applied) 5 auxiliary verb (does) dropped.

com. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .4 Vocabulary: Making decisions 1 1 o 2 ption 3 ule 4 ake 5 atter 6 ush 7 it 8 onsideration 9 eigh 2 2 b my mind 3 f go back on my/the decision 4 d rush into 5 a to weigh up 6 i sit on the fence 7 g easiest option 8 c heart rule 9 e easy matter 39 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. Written by Rhona Snelling.directtofce.Unit 6 Answer key Worksheet 6.3 Vocabulary: Expressing your opinion 1 1 correct 2 correct 3 disruptions demonstrations 4 divided two 5 across off 6 take get 7 on about 2 (1) your/the point across (2) action (3) sign a (4) post a (5) go on a (6) go on a (7) are (still) in two (8) been/gone on a Worksheet 6.

.....the day...... she hasn’t got time to think about these things as she’s too stay alive busy trying to 1 .. first of all. we grow our own vegetables and keep a/Ø chicken for the eggs we get from it every day... Her work tells the story about her near fatal accident and how she survived and still painted despite a/Ø bad health.. 8 Well... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .... e...1 Vocabulary: Surviving 1 Complete the gaps with the correct phrase........ you need to travel light.Worksheet 7.. Protection is a charity which has been set up to help people like Emma. She can’t get a job so she has no money to 2 m. 40 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www... through no fault of their own.. I think I could do with a/Ø help – I need to speak to someone with a/Ø specialist knowledge...... a warm bed and advice about how to get off the streets.. 4 A: Would you like a/Ø coffee and a/Ø cake? B: Sorry.... Frida Kahlo...... Written by Verity Cole... m. 11 In order to go on a/Ø backpacking trip....... We provide a hot meal. she loves music............. . 10 We’d like a/Ø spare room for our guests to come and stay....... socialising and clothes....... but it’s difficult if she’s cold. 5 Dieticians argue that eating a/Ø meat is an important part of a balanced diet but environmentalists would prefer us to eat vegetables as they don’t create a/Ø pollution..... it’s raining and she hasn’t had any sleep...... but unlike the teenagers in your home.. end up living on the streets. 1 Homeless charities sometimes offer a/Ø accommodation to people who are sleeping rough. Emma is a typical teenager... and people like Emma to survive.......... but I’d love a/Ø tea if you’re making one.com. t.. We depend on donations.... b. 9 A: How’s the report going? Are you making a/Ø progress? B: Not really... please give generously.. Emma does her best to 4 g.. Language focus: Countable and uncountable nouns 2 Underline the correct word or symbol (a or Ø = nothing) in italics in the following sentences.. most days on money from strangers.. so if you can help us... there isn’t a/Ø room in the house for visitors... 3 a/Ø Sunday papers all have the same front page story but each of them has a slightly different perspective on it............ I suggest doing a/Ø research about the company so that you can ask well-informed questions....... 6 Can you give me a/Ø advice about how to apply for this position? 7 a/Ø work of art by the famous artist...... at the moment.... 2 We try to live using our own resources and shop as little as possible.......... can sell for millions of pounds. a/Ø heavy luggage will just make walking long distances uncomfortable. but 3 g.. I don’t drink a/Ø coffee and I’m on a diet so I can’t eat a/Ø cake......... The first letter of each word has been given........directtofce........... Emma is just one of the thousands of young adults who....

only then does the businessperson 10 .... B: I can see that! What on earth have you got in that rucksack? You look as if you’ve got far too 1 much/many stuff.. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . I thought I might get bored out in the wild on my own so I’ve packed 3 quite a few/a little books. Well.... banks 6. in success.... But how? One option is to use valuable skills to set up your own business....... having little education and living in an area where there are few jobs..... In the past.. One of the best things about the scheme is that the loan is then recycled – another person in need can then 11 ... These days. a map of the area and 12 very little/a couple of knives to cut things up with? A: Oh...Unit 7 Sur vival Worksheet 7. You might also need 8 a little/a couple of T-shirts in case it gets hot and 9 a bit of/a few waterproof layers. A: I know.. in the scheme........ they don’t charge interest and they 8 . b Poverty is a trap which many poor people can only 1 . how about clothes – I’ve got 6 several/a large amount of nice warm jumpers and a 7 quite a few/a great deal of pairs of warm trousers.. in case it rains. help is increasingly at hand in the form of micro – finance... independent financial organisations have 7.... But what’s this ... Unlike commercial banks. I hadn’t thought of that. d) best fits each gap......... A: Ray.... I really need your advice about packing for this survival course I’m going on. People might not want to 2. For example. Not for profit. for the training and pay back the loan..... each pair goes with a different pair of trousers... 3 . on teaching the new businessperson valuable skills which ensure that their efforts 9 ... A: Oh. Have you got 11 many/some matches... an impossibility for the world’s poor. 1.2 Vocabulary: Prepositions (+ verbs) 1 Read the text and decide which answer (a... about escaping... Do you think 5 is too 4 much/many? B: Books?!! You won’t need 5any/some books where you’re going – you’ll be concentrating on keeping warm and dry.. money in their idea.... 2... Written by Verity Cole... to loaning money to businesses which might not make a profit... but you need to have 3 ...... c.... but I’m trying to pack something for 2 every/all possible situation.. this isn’t a fashion show – all you need is one pair of comfortable shoes and 10 quite a few/a great deal more common sense............ people in deprived areas have 4..... 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 a a a a a a a a a a a forget depend applied applied participate belong belonged depend result apply result b b b b b b b b b b b dream concentrate invest paid result listen listened concentrate believe pay believe c c c c c c c c c c c complain agree saved believed invest object objected agree invest save up invest d d d d d d d d d d d worry insist apologised apologised believe respond to responded to look participate apologise participate Language focus: Countable and uncountable nouns 2 Underline the correct word in italics in the following conversation.. B: Excellent.. on charity and want to help themselves.. 41 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. for bank loans but had difficulty in convincing the banks to 5 ... up money for that... to the problem of poverty by lending poor people small loans to start their own business.com. 4 pairs of shoes? A: Well... b.......directtofce. Once the new business is making a profit... B: For heavens sake....... Imagine being poor...

. seatbelts must be worn at all times as a safety measure.. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ..... it’s frightening when you don’t know what’s going on... 1 Welsh school children must to study the language as part of the national curriculum... Anyway.... so you 5 .. 10 The teacher says James has to spend more time studying and less time having fun .... 2 You really must visit Ellis island while you’re in New York. should A: Oh. haven’t they...... to communicate a bit more... 5 I’d like to live and work in Spain...... Written by Verity Cole.. but you 1 ... how lovely to see you......... 42 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www... How are you feeling mum? Have the doctors said when you can go home? A: They haven’t told me anything... but there’s no 4 ... A: Sean.. here I brought these for you. Find the incorrect sentences and change them. they’ve said that it’s nothing serious....... this is to make sure that the language survives over the next few generations.. 9 My parents let me practise the piano every day.. it’s fascinating – it tells the story of the first immigrants to the city and how they started a new life in the city... 8 The public aren’t allowed feed the animals in the zoo because it could be dangerous. Sometimes two prepositions are needed... advice and necessity (present) 2a Some of the following sentences are incorrect... 7 Modern Foreign Languages are currently part of the curriculum in the UK but students don’t have to study them after the age of 16. 3 My sister and I wanted to rescue the baby fox we found and take it home but our parents wouldn’t make us – they said that the mother might be looking for it. be worrying about me. B: Hi. mum.. or you’ll get burned...... or we’ll have to postpone it... b Complete the gaps in the conversation with the appropriate form of the modal verbs.. be saving your money if you’re off to University soon. B: I know.3 Vocabulary: Prepositions (+ nouns) 1 Complete the gaps in the word snake with an appropriate preposition.. 6 When driving..... I have to learn to be disciplined. A: Yes..... 4 You don’t have to stay out in the sun for more than half an hour..... because they say if I want to be a good musician. on Language focus: Obligation.. prohibition..... I think they 3 .Unit 7 Sur vival Worksheet 7. get well soon..directtofce. but I’ll must be able to speak the language fluently in order to get a job.. B: And you 2 . how are the wedding preparations going? B: Fine. I suppose so.com...... they’re lovely....... but it’s only a week away now.. to worry.....

started in 1983 to help save critically ............................ moved from the wild to London zoo as a present from the Kenyan government. a compass or wet weather gear...... they were .... to postpone the run because of the weather. B: Yeah... .... B: I suppose you’re right... When actors Bill Travers and Virginia McKenna travelled to Africa to star in the classic film Born Free.......... A: Yes..they made a documentary starring a baby elephant called Pole Pole.... to have gone ahead........ .......... ..... B: Well....... had a positive outcome.. I know........ did you hear about the woman who 4................. taken more precautions – she 7.... have got herself into such difficulties if she had taken the right equipment... she was ............ finished filming. the one where the organisers thought that they didn’t 8 ... advice and necessity (past) 2 Complete the gaps in the conversation with the appropriate form of the modal verbs.......... became unhappy and died almost . has an .... it’s exciting isn’t it? But I wouldn’t have thought it was your sort of thing – you’re not into climbing. it never 9 ... that was dreadful..... attempted to descend the mountain in those sort of conditions but because they were experienced.... the men in Touching the Void 2....... endangered animals.... been scared stiff...... So many accidents could be avoided if people think a bit before acting........ Written by Verity Cole....... When they ... 43 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.. it ... she went for a long hike with her dog without taking any water..... but it’s only really dangerous if you’re not properly trained or if you take silly risks....... they thought they could handle it....... for example... .. . You know.... There............ prohibition............. all those poor people suffering from hypothermia. to be airlifted to safety from the Moors the other day? B: No.......... which . Although this was a very upsetting story. it was every bit as good as the review said it would be. apparently.......... what happened? A: Well. B: Poor woman – she 5 ...... B: Oh..Unit 7 Sur vival Worksheet 7................ The weather changed and she got lost.......... QUICK IMMEDIATE IRONIC EVENTUAL FORTUNATE SUDDEN DEEP FINAL CRITICAL USUAL Language focus: Obligation..................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ........ affected by their close contact with the lions.......... she ............ let me..................... Then there’s really inexperienced people who do mad things and end up wasting the emergency service’s time..4 Vocabulary: Word formation: adverbs 1 Complete each gap with the appropriate form of the words in capitals 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 The Born Free charity.................. when the elephant was only two years old..... Luckily she had her mobile phone with her so could call for help..... but she 6 ........ It inspired Bill and Virginia to start their charity Zoo check.. . A: I know. that’s where you’re wrong – I always wanted to learn to climb when I was young wouldn’t but my parents 1 .. A: I’ve just watched Touching the Void................. became Born Free....... are you? A: Ah........com.. they have a point. how about that running competition last year? You know. never really 3.... history...........directtofce......... they said it was too dangerous........ A: Yeah......

by. 4 You shouldn’t stay out in the sun for more than half an hour. Ø 11 a. a B: Ø. advice and necessity (present) 2a 2 correct 3 My sister and I wanted to rescue the baby fox we found and take it home but our parents wouldn’t let us – they said that the mother might be looking for it. at. in. Ø Worksheet 7. a 5 Ø. in. by. 5 I’d like to live and work in Spain. Ø 6 Ø 7 a . at.3 Vocabulary: Prepositions (+ nouns) 1 on. on Language focus: Obligation.2 Vocabulary: Prepositions (+ verbs) 1 2a 3c 4a 5c 6c 7d 8b 9a 10 b 11 d Language focus: Countable and uncountable nouns 2 2 every 3 quite a few 8 a couple of 9 a few 4 many 5 any 10 a great deal more 6 several 11 some 7 quite a few 12 a couple of Worksheet 7. 6 correct 7 correct 44 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.1 Vocabulary: Surviving 1 2 make ends meet 3 gets by 4 get through Language focus: Countable and uncountable nouns 2 a 3 Ø 4 A: a.Unit 7 Answer key Worksheet 7.com. Ø. Written by Verity Cole. at.Ø 8 Ø 9 A: Ø B: Ø. out of. on. Ø 10 a. or you’ll get burned. by. out of.directtofce. prohibition. by. but I’ll have to be able to speak the language fluently in order to get a job. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .

9 My parents make me practise the piano every day. advice and necessity (past) 2 2 should 3 have 8 need 9 ought 4 had 5 must have 6 should have 7 needn’t have 45 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. I have to learn to be disciplined. 10 correct 2b 2 shouldn’t 3 ought to 4 need 5’d better Worksheet 7. prohibition.Unit 7 Answer key 8 The public aren’t allowed to feed the animals in the zoo because it could be dangerous. because they say if I want to be a good musician. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .directtofce. Written by Verity Cole.com.4 Vocabulary: Word formation: adverbs 1 2 unusual 3 deeply 4 finally 5 Unfortunately 8 immediately 9 ironically 10 eventually 6 suddenly 7 quickly Language focus: Obligation.

For example. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .... He has to do things to help him to remember..………… me to post this letter today – it’s a gas bill and if we don’t pay it soon...... Having a 5 ……............. their good looks and controversial lives meant everyone wanted to see them on the covers of magazines..………… them... our power will be cut off... As you get old.... it was an 10 …….... photographed Marilyn Monroe and Princess Diana were among the most 1 ……. There are lots of different ways to 8 …….. One friend of mine even sticks new words up around her bedroom wall and only takes them down when she has 9 …….... the sky lit up with spectacular fireworks all across the world as the clock chimed midnight...………… .………… memory would certainly help performance in exams... On December 31st. it was very moving to see families who hadn’t seen each other for years reunited...... I still remember my mum dancing round the kitchen to the Beatles when I was very young..………… memories of the time and moment that they were originally played....... Written by Verity Cole..directtofce.. 2000. Songs from the past tend to 3 ……...Worksheet 8...1 Vocabulary: Memory bring back forgetful long-term memorable memorize photographed photographic remind unforgettable 1 Complete the gaps in each sentence with an appropriate word from the box...........………… vocabulary. One of the most 4 …….... he ties four knots in his handkerchief.......... you tend not to remember things that happened last week but instead your 2 …….... 46 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www......... Please 7 …….com.………… events in history is when the Berlin Wall came down.... if he has four things to do that day.………… New Year’s Eve...………… memory seems to get stronger.... perhaps this is why elderly people get nostalgic about their childhood... you could try putting words into a mind map or writing them in sentences...………… women of all time..... Dad is incredibly 6 ……..............

.. Written by Verity Cole..... (eat). 6 Well........................ He has undergone a series of brain scans but so far............ will be transferred He ..... staff have not been able to identify the mystery man.. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ... 2 Native American and Mayan cultures are examples of cultures who don’t like .......... I come under the first category. Then......................................... the rules of the game must ........ 3 There are those who like getting their hands dirty and those who prefer their garden .... a swift kill and the slowest zebra in the herd ........... They aren’t aware at this moment that they ........ but for those of you who aren’t green fingered.. Now.... (transform) completely this week.... no interrupting one another or you’ll lose 10 points........ there’s a list of recommended landscape gardeners on our website: www..................... how do you feel? Do you like your new look? Do you think your friends and family will recognise you? 47 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.... an explosion of movement............ contestants.. 5 The zebra graze peacefully on the African plain......... But this isn’t a strange phobia................... Sadie...... (hunt) by our stealthy predator....... remember................. a man who apparently can’t remember his own name has checked himself in to All Saints hospital in Candlewick. you ........................ fingers on the buzzers...com 4 Now.Unit 8 Streng th of mind Language focus: The passive 2 First read the stories and match them to a TV genre in the box............ all of a sudden...... a short high speed chase. nature programme gardening programme news programme game show documentary makeover show 1 And now for an unusual story.. Then complete the gaps with an appropriate form of the passive.... Here’s your starter question. from a housewife who always wears beige to a super-glamorous girl about town....gardenersglobe.................directtofce.................... (transfer) to Bristol hospital next week for further tests.. there’s a fear among these people that your soul can be endangered by photography... (photograph)....... (design) for them.......... (follow) at all times..................com.

since his school days. that’s fine – he likes science fiction and I’d much rather read a good book. where it/ notice/ that he loved drawing. 6 Candidates should take into consideration that they don’t have any extra time to transfer their answers to the answer sheet in the exam. Stephen eventually /say/ his first word . I was so embarrassed. 7 Passing his driving test was such a relief – he had been having lessons for months and it was getting very expensive. I couldn’t remember. 1974.“paper. His drawing /include/ 12 historic landmarks and 200 other structures. /be/ the subject of many international TV programmes and his life has/ feature/ in many books. and subsequently/complete/ a detailed and perfectly scaled aerial illustration of a four-square-mile area within three hours. rather than me. with everything which has been happening at the moment. Stephen / born in London on 24th April. As a young child he /not/ speak at all. he /film/ flying over London aboard a helicopter. Stephen /send/ to Queensmill School in London.” Stephen’s work has. it totally went out of my head. Written by Verity Cole. In one documentary. in recognition of his services to the Art world. d e f g h i 48 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.com.Unit 8 Streng th of mind Worksheet 8. my mind went blank. Then complete the sentences with the correct form of the active or passive. He can draw very detailed.directtofce. Language focus: The passive 2 Read the text and number each sentence in the correct order. and /not/interact with other people. I was so embarrassed. The teachers at Queensmill School /encourage/ Stephen to speak by not allowing him his art materials. a 1 Stephen Wiltshire is an artist with an amazing talent. In January 2006. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . accurate representations of cityscapes after having only seen them briefly. Later that year he /open/ his permanent gallery in London. replacing the underlined parts with an appropriate expression with mind and a personal pronoun if necessary. he / diagnose/ as autistic. it /announce/ that Stephen /name/ by Queen Elizabeth II as a Member of the Order of British Empire. 3 I was very keen on buying a house so I saved very hard. 1 When the policeman asked me where I lived. Aged three. b c At the age of five. 2 It’s a good idea to take mum away for a nice holiday.2 Vocabulary: Expressions with mind 1 Rewrite the sentences. When the policeman asked me where I lived. so they should allow themselves enough time to do this. it’ll help her to forget all her troubles. 5 I’m so sorry that I forgot your birthday. I don’t think I bought a single item of new clothing for over ten years! 4 If you’d like to go with Simon to the cinema. ‘Fragments of Genius’.

............................................................................................................................................... (not go far) enough in his comparisons between mankind and chimps.................. 49 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.................. made Charles Darwin once 1 ......... however............... (knew) that humans and chimpanzees share some physical qualities – we both have long arms and tailless bodies............ ............ BOOKS 1 novelist 2 p_ p _ _ b _ _ k 3 b__g__p_y 4 b__t-s____r 5 p__m 6 n_v_l THEATRE 7 b_ll_t 8 s_a_e 9 p_ r_ _ r _ _ _ _ e 10 c _ s t 11 p_ _ _ w _ _ g _ t 12 b _ _ l l _ _ _ a ART 13 s _ u _ p _ _ _ e 14 s_ u _ _ o 15 e _ h _ b _ _ _ _ n 16 g a _ _ _ _ y 17 c _ _ t _ _ n 18 ab _ _ _ t MUSIC 19 ly _ _ _ s 20 j _ _ z 21 h _ _/ _ _ p 22 o _ c h _ _ _ _ a 23 cl _ _ _ _ c _ l 24 c _ m p _ _ _ r Language focus: Passive of reporting verbs 2a Rewrite sentence b so that it has a similar meaning to sentence a................................................................. (make) the provocative claim that chimps were our 2 closest living relative............... 6 a Superstitious people say that if you dream something on Friday and tell your dream to someone on Saturday.... (document)......... It is known that eating oily fish can help improve your brain function.................................... that Darwin 4 ...... Some letters have been given........................................... b Doing word puzzles ..........................directtofce....com.................................... (discover) that the human genome is actually 96% similar to that of a chimpanzee............... 3 a Historians think that the ancient Egyptians came up with an initial design for an aircraft... b Complete the gaps with an appropriate active or passive form of the verb in brackets............................ It seems.. 7 a Some social historians feel that the stress of our daily lives is bad for our health... ..3 Vocabulary: Arts and culture 1 Complete words in the table... 5 a Some people believe that mysterious circles made in fields were created by UFOs....................................................... b It ........................ ................... 2 a Doctors recommend keeping your brain active by doing word puzzles.................................................. b It ................ It 5 ........................ chimps can actually 7 ............... 4 a Richard’s teachers expect him to take his exams a year earlier than the other students..................................................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ............................................................Unit 8 Streng th of mind Worksheet 8.... (suggest) that far from being mentally inferior to us............................................................ b The stress of our lives ... The similarity between our temperaments and habits has also 3 ................................ It ............ 1 a Dieticians and doctors know that eating oily fish can help improve your brain function.............................. ... small models which look like planes have been discovered in the pyramids...................... b Richard ...... In addition to this............... Written by Verity Cole.... (outperform) us in memory tests............................................ ............... a recent study 6 ....................... your dream will come true! b It ............................. b .............................................. ..

The skin was red where I had ......... at me........... Give reasons for your answer................. it might bite....... .. of freshly baked bread People who ..... c to enjoy himself. please blow your nose.. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ...... Pills are hard to ...... but please don’t ...4 Vocabulary: Character adjectives 1a Match the sentence halves 1–8 to a–h.... at doors never hear good things about themselves. .... if someone broke into the house... Vocabulary: The senses 2 First put the letters on the left in the correct order and then complete the gaps in each sentence with the word........ lemon over your fish.... d to interrupt someone when they’re talking.... of strawberries on a summer picnic. Please don’t ...com.......... Remember to ....... 50 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www....... you should .. of the mountains from the window It’s rude to . g to think I was better than anybody else. 3 Laura’s far too vain 4 It’s typical of rebellious teenagers 5 Sarah was so moody all weekend. .. it... cream into your face every day to keep it looking young.............. I know you’re angry.....directtofce.. h to go out of the house without make-up..... his parents discussing something private...... 1 My parents brought me up to be modest and not 2 Children should learn that it’s not polite a to remove your shoes before entering someone’s house. she’d probably just lick them........... at my watch for a second The ..... I . Paul ...Unit 8 Streng th of mind Worksheet 8................ f to defend yourself from attack.... at people The .. it was impossible for Simon 6 In some parts of the world.. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 SETTA SLEMIPG CELNAG WEVI RAETS MELLS VEESDORPA ROEVAHER LALWOSW ZEUEQSE KEOSTR NISFF RIEHSPW LYEL ZEGA CSRHACTDE BUR taste The .. it is respectful 7 My dog’s far too placid 8 Sometimes it’s necessary to be aggressive b Think about which of these adjectives you would use to describe yourself.. e to do the opposite to what their parents and teachers tell them... Libraries are quiet places. of the girl as she ran through the crowd...... I prefer liquid medicine.... b to protect us from anybody... He likes to ... It’s rude to ........ Written by Verity Cole....... the dog.... if you need to talk. she would hate it if someone saw her looking like that...... lovingly at his new motorbike.. I caught a ...............

and subsequently completed a detailed and perfectly scaled aerial illustration of a four-square-mile area within three hours. he was filmed flying over London aboard a helicopter. 9d Later that year he opened his permanent gallery in London. 7e In one documentary. it was announced that Stephen was being named by Queen Elizabeth II as a Member of the Order of British Empire. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . Stephen was sent to Queensmill School in London. 5f The teachers at Queensmill School encouraged Stephen to speak by not allowing him his art materials. and didn’t interact with other people. ‘Fragments of Genius’. 1974. His drawing included 12 historic landmarks and 200 other structures. Stephen eventually said his first word . Written by Verity Cole.2 Vocabulary: Expressions with mind 1 2 3 4 5 6 take her mind off I set my mind on I don’t mind slipped my mind bear in mind 7 a weight off his mind Language focus: The passive 2 2h Stephen was born in London on 24th April. 8c In January 2006. 4b At the age of five. memorized 9 unforgettable 6 forgetful Language focus: The passive 2 1 2 3 4 5 news programme: documentary: being photographed gardening programme: to be designed game show: be followed nature programme: are being hunted. in recognition of his services to the Art world. Aged three. since his schooldays.1 Vocabulary: Memory 1 2 long-term 3 bring back 4 memorable 5 photographic 7 remind 8 memorize.” 6g Stephen’s work has.“paper. where it was noticed that he loved drawing. he was diagnosed as autistic. is being eaten.Unit 8 Answer key Worksheet 8. 3i As a young child he didn’t speak at all. 51 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 6 makeover show: have been transformed Worksheet 8.directtofce. been the subject of many international TV programmes and his life has featured in many books.com.

3b It is thought that the ancient Egyptians came up with an initial design for an aircraft.directtofce. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . 2b 2 is known 3 been documented 4 didn’t go 5 has been discovered 6 suggests 7 outperform Worksheet 8.Unit 8 Answer key Worksheet 8. Written by Verity Cole.com.3 Vocabulary: Arts and culture 1 BOOKS 1 novelist 2 paperback 3 biography 4 best-seller 5 poem 6 novel THEATRE 7 ballet 8 stage 9 performance 10 cast 11 playwright 12 ballerina ART 13 sculpture 14 studio 15 exhibition 16 gallery 17 cartoon 18 abstract MUSIC 19 lyrics 20 jazz 21 hip-hop 22 orchestra 23 classical 24 composer Language focus: Passive of reporting verbs 2a 2b Doing word puzzles is recommended to keep your brain active . 6b It is said that if you dream something on Friday and tell your dream to someone on Saturday.4 Vocabulary: Character adjectives 1 2d 3h 4e 5c 6a 7b 8f Vocabulary: The senses 2 2 glimpse 3 glanced 9 swallow 10 squeeze 16 scratched 17 rub 4 view 5 stare 6 smell 7 eavesdrop 8 overheard 11 stroke 12 sniff 13 whisper 14 yell 15 gaze 52 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 4b Richard is expected to take his exams a year earlier than the other students. small models which look like planes have been discovered in the pyramids. 5b It is believed that mysterious circles made in fields were created by UFOs. your dream will come true! 7b The stress of our lives is felt to be bad for our health.

...... 5 If we ...1 Language focus: Conditionals 1 Correct the mistakes in the following sentences......... ....... provided I get a good mark in the end of term exam...... 5 If I were you...... .... a ......... a role-play for practice............................................... me to stay late earlier in the day...... the number 68 or 77......................... otherwise I won’t have anything to wear! 2 My mum said she would ....... if I ........ 2 They would probably arrive early if the roads are clear tomorrow............... now or it’ll be too late after the summer. 11 If Sara hadn’t been studying so hard last year.. it wouldn’t have been a problem........................... I will call him up and tell him how upset you are 6 If I work and live aboard..................... 7 The team could have won the league if they really worked hard and put in the hours! 8 If he offers you a promotion instead of a pay rise.. Written by Rhona Snelling..Worksheet 9............ what would your reaction have been? 9 If you will find £500 in your bank account........... he would be exhausted by the afternoon’s meeting................. 2 Complete the sentences with a noun from the first box and an appropriate form of a verb from the second box............. I think she might ....................... 4 You should start ....... 7 If my ....................com..... boss bus college laptop dress holiday interview learning relationship money ask buy choose end find invest pay progress take try money hadn’t invested 0 I would have more ..... I could go and do some more research.............................. have 0 I usually had ........ 53 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www..... it would have cost us another £500! 6 Students need to take responsibility for their own ................... she could ......... 1 If you subject water to a temperature of 32°F it froze................................................. in the sale......................... I would learn the language so easily............................ 1 I hope I ................... the ...................................................... 3 If the shop doesn’t give you a refund............ for my............ say you would speak to the head office................ 9 If Rob doesn’t call Lara tonight......................... we might go on holiday...........................................................directtofce............... 4 If the library had opened at the weekend..... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ........ in that ridiculous scheme...... is the best way to get to the centre as long as you . otherwise they don’t .. breakfast at work if I need to be in the office early....................................................... for the party................... 8 If Mia feels nervous about the ............................................... ..... 3 The ............... the ..................................... a ......... would you tell your bank it wasn’t yours? 10 If Mike hadn’t had an extra hour’s lie-in................................. .....................

7 We should go to the town centre... 2 One of the main benefits of working at home is you don’t have to commute every day. 54 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. after he relocated for his job.. whose. that 0 It’s funny . 8 The type of place we’d like to go is lively with lots of nightlife. 6 My colleague. lives just round the corner from me. I was staying at Rob’s house. 6 There’s no reason you can’t go away for the weekend.m. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .. Written by Rhona Snelling. 2 Underline the correct alternative. we used to go for dinner at 10 p. 5 Most people don’t like rush hour. 1 Can you think of any places (a) where/(b) which you would like to go to retire? 2 We saw some people (a) which/(b) whose car had broken down on the main road.. 4 I had loads of friend at my old school but Tom is the only one I miss. explains why the train or bus is a popular alternative to the car. which.we went to last night was so romantic. where. 9 I’ll always remember the summer (a) when/(b) --.Unit 9 A slave to routine Worksheet 9. each evening.. you forgot the directions but I guess it’s been a long time since you visited. (a) who/(b) whom comes from England. (a) ---/(b) where the best nightlife is.com. who.. is there? 7 The person house this is moved away several months ago. with (a) whom/(b) which I started my job...we travelled around Europe. 1 My sister who lives in London.... when. 0 My teacher. 4 Students (a) which/(b) that say they don’t feel stressed must be very lucky! 5 The reason (a) who/(b) --.he refused to sing the contract will be announced later today.. is leaving next month unfortunately.. (a) or (b). 3 The restaurant (a) which/(b) --.directtofce. manages a chain of hotels and restaurants. In two sentences both options are possible. why). 8 I’ve got a friend (a) who/(b) where commutes over 50 kilometres every day.) or a relative pronoun (that.2 Language focus: Relative Clauses 1 Correct the sentences by adding a comma (.. 3 Last summer..

Written by Rhona Snelling........ then you wake up refreshed and ready for the day ahead! 2 As soon as Rob had ....directtofce.. she .. asleep.. 3 When you have to get up every day for school or work......... it’s great to relax and have a ...................... sleep... 55 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www.... night’s sleep.–in at the weekend! 4 Mary was exhausted after the long flight and her nerves about flying.... worrying about the next day. 7 My friend once missed a job interview because her alarm didn’t go off....... when I was a child and I still get up early now...... his mother started to bake his birthday cake........... Down 5 It’s impossible to sleep before an exam and most students lie . the pillow... 8 If you have trouble getting .....3 Vocabulary: Sleep 1 Complete the crossword with the correct expressions about sleep..... so she went to sleep as soon as her head . 6 I was never allowed me to sleep ... 8 1 G 7 O O D 2 5 3 4 6 Across 1 If you have a ..com... and missed the train.... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ....... then you should have a hot bath and relax with some soft music.......Unit 9 A slave to routine Worksheet 9....

..... 4 when or before ...... 3 that moment .. time for something.................................. 1 I made/spend the most of my time in Europe and went to as many countries as I could during my trip....directtofce. 1 If you arrived somewhere .Unit 9 A slave to routine Worksheet 9. do 0 If it’s time to ......... you do it .............. you do it .. 5 It’s good to spend/waste time helping others.... 6 Why are you passing/wasting time worrying? Meet your boss and talk about your worries.. 4 If you do something again and again... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ............. 2 If you are ......com... time......... ...... 56 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www............. Maybe you could do voluntary work............... 7 The train was delayed. you are early enough................. time times 2 Complete the following sentences with prepositions or expressions with time..................... at by a all the at a time 1 always ... 2 particular moment ............... 2 We always find/have a good time at my cousin’s house – lots of laughter and great food! 3 Do you ever seem to find/set the time to cook delicious dinners and try new recipes? 4 I try to have/set aside time to do my studying and then I can go out with my friends. something should happen at that moment.................... so I passed/took the time by playing games on my mobile...... 0 I always make/take a long time to decide what I want to wear when I go out – I’m never sure................. 3 If you do something occasionally...............4 Vocabulary: Time 1 Find four expressions with time in the table..... .. Then match them to the following meanings 1–4.... you arrived at the correct time and weren’t late... 3 Underline the correct verb in italics in the following sentences.. Written by Rhona Snelling. something.............

© Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . manages a chain of hotels and restaurants. 4 I had loads of friend at my old school but Tom is the only one who I miss. when I was staying at Rob’s house. who lives in London.1 Language focus: Conditionals 1 1 froze 2 would 3 you would 4 had opened 5 will would was working and living win what will your reaction be found 6 work and live 7 have won 9 will find 10 be 11 go 2 1 find. 5 Most people don’t like rush hour. dress 2 pay. we used to go for dinner at 10 p. had asked 8 interview.com. holiday 3 bus. try 9 end.directtofce. 6 There’s no reason why you can’t go away for the weekend. relationship freezes ‘ll ’re going to is open 8 would you reaction have been have been have gone Worksheet 9.m. 2 One of the main benefits of working at home is that you don’t have to commute every day.2 Language focus: Relative Clauses 1 (corrections in red) 1 My sister. Written by Rhona Snelling. each evening. laptop 6 learning. 3 Last summer. after he relocated for his job. which explains why the train or bus is good alternative to the car.Unit 9 Answer key Worksheet 9. 57 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. progress 7 boss. 8 The type of place where we’d like to visit is somewhere lively with lots of nightlife. is there? 7 The person whose house this is moved away several months ago. take 4 choosing. college 5 hadn’t bought.

4 Vocabulary: Time 1 2 at the time 3 at that time 4 by the time 2 1 2 3 4 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 on in from time to time time after time made have find set spend wasting passed 58 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . Written by Rhona Snelling.Unit 9 Answer key 2 1 (a) 2 (b) 3 (a) and (b) 4 (b) 5 (b) 6 (a) 7 (b) 8 (a) 9 (a) and (b) Worksheet 9.3 Vocabulary: Sleep 1 8 1 T O N D G L 7 O V E R S 2 F 5 A W A K E 4 L 3 L E P I E H 6 I N T Worksheet 9.directtofce.com.

............. You will need to use some past participles more than once......... my teeth .............. 7 We .............................. of his leg but it turned out it was just a bad sprain and there was no break.......... and somebody tried to steal the computers.. their house ........ 4 My neighbours’ house is twice the size of ours............... 8 I think Jan is quite vain................... its windows smashed ...................... recently? Perhaps we should just buy you a new one for your birthday................ now... We do a lot of long distance driving so it pays to be safe...... every two weeks! 9 Carlo .................................. don’t you? He seems to ....... had 1 Did you hear about the office? It .........Worksheet 10......... 10 I must .... They ............................ 1 articles 2 bedroom 3 car 4 driving licence 5 eyes 6 house 7 laptop 8 passport 9 stories 10 teeth 11 watch 12 windows 13 x-rays broken into checked extended published redecorated repaired serviced smashed taken taken away whitened 2 Complete the gaps with the correct form of have and a past participle from exercise 1...........................................................com................directtofce... every six months..... online last week........... again.... It stopped working a few days ago and it’s so frustrating not knowing the time! 59 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .......................... my watch ................ again next week.... Written by Rhona Snelling...................1 Language focus: Causative passives with have 1 Match each of the objects 1–13 to an appropriate past participle.......................................................... 5 I .......... his driving licence .. Thankfully I’ve never had any problems with them..................... his hair ..................................................................... 6 Didn’t you ..................................... She’s becoming very successful.............................. the car ............ your laptop ... x-rays ............................... .................................................................. 3 The footballer was caught speeding for the third time and he ......... some more stories ............. 2 Ana ....................

.......................2 Language focus: Wish...................... c If only he would talk to me before the meeting..... f I would have more qualifications now...... g he wouldn’t be so late now........................... b complaining about everything and be more positive.................................... h the end of the day so they could go and play.................... 2 ......................................Unit 10 Changes Worksheet 10............ 1 ......................com............... 3 ............... 1 Ana wished she hadn’t left d 2 If only Sam had caught the earlier train................ 60 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www............................ b I wish he had talked to me before the meeting...... 3 I wish I had worked harder at school then 4 I wish I could earn more money then I 5 If only he would stop worrying 6 I wish I understood French......................... 3 In which of the following sentences is the speaker saying he/she: 1 wants something to happen in the future that is possible? 2 wants something to happen in the future that is unlikely? 3 wants something to happen in the future that is not possible? 4 regrets something that did or didn’t happen in the past? a I wish he could talk to me before the meeting.......................... if only and hope 1 Match 1–9 to a–i to make sentences.......... d I hope he talks to me before the meeting...............directtofce. c could go on exotic holidays....................................... i visit the country and not feel confused! 2 Rewrite the completed sentences 1–3 from exercise 1 using should (not) have or ought (not) to have. Written by Rhona Snelling.... It’s raining heavily......... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 ............................ e but they were flying home that afternoon.. I’d like to 7 All the children wished it was 8 Jan wished his sister would stop 9 They both wished they had longer in London a and just enjoy the competition instead.................................. d her umbrella at home today...................

........... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . adolescent elderly getting on in their teens / teenager middle-aged past thirty preteen retired senior citizen toddler youngster 1 newborn 2 Put the words and phrases from exercise 1 above into three categories: noun: adjective: phrase: preteen 3 Complete each gap with a word from the box..... Written by Rhona Snelling............. person more assistance with daily tasks..................... 61 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www....3 Vocabulary: Age 1 Put the following words and phrases in order from the youngest stage to the oldest stage in life...................... but this is a natural process for the family.Unit 10 Changes Worksheet 10.. adolescent elderly getting on in their teens newborn preteen senior citizens newborn 0 Despite longing to start a family..................... and she was absolutely furious with him! 2 Family members or neighbours may need to give an ........... 1 My brother recently described my mother as .................. 5 Public transport and services offer discounts for........ 6 Children can feel frustrated when they are only a .... a ........ children displaying anti-social behaviour...... to help them cope with a lower income......................................... and they want to be older and more grown up..............................directtofce.... can still be very challenging for young parents.... 4 Many parents experience difficulties when their children are ................. 3 Some cities experience a lot of trouble with ..............com........

.....................4 Vocabulary: Health 1 Reorder the words in 1–7 to make definitions.. 2 doctor tell that a patient or problem signs about a ........... a b c d alternative therapy cure operation pass out e f g restyled 1 side-effects symptoms 2 Complete each of the gaps with the two words given.... 4 a illness or solution an to disease ....... every few months..... 5 consciousness a time short lose for ............................... 0 sick / side-effects side-effects Many people suffer ........ last week..................... © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 62 ...................................... 5 restyled / whitened I’m saving up to get my teeth ....................................................................................... Written by Rhona Snelling........................................................................................................... despite the doctor sick prescribing the treatment.... 3 checked / find My father regularly has his blood pressure ............................................................. may be diagnosed promptly.................................................. are not easy to detect whereas someone suffering from intense ...............Unit 10 Changes Worksheet 10.......................... ........................ a cure for major illnesses... 3 surgery a of type ....... and there is continued interest in alternative ........................ 2 operations / therapy Developments in healthcare never stop: surgeons are increasingly able to perform highly advanced ...................................................................................... 1 depression / pain The symptoms of . Looking good is important to me............................. This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www....directtofce............. Nobody knows why.......................................................................................... 7 fashion a look new or ............................................. 1 reaction a medication bad to ............ from medication....................................... and I have my hair ...................................................... Then match each of the definitions to the correct words a–g............com.. from school ever since............... 6 of type a treatment different ............... and it makes them feel ................................................... 4 away / out One of my classmates suddenly passed ............... ............ but he hasn’t been ................................................................................. at the health centre and the centre also runs research into trying to ..................................................... ...................................

smashed 8 taken away 9 published 10 checked. extended 7 repaired. smashed 12 repaired.Unit 10 Answer key Worksheet 10. if only and hope 1 2 g 3 f 4 c 5 a 2 1 Ana shouldn’t have left her umbrella at home today.1 Language focus: Causative passives with have 1 2 redecorated 3 checked.directtofce. 2 Sam should have caught the earlier train.com. serviced 4 taken away 5 checked 6 broken into. whitened 11 repaired. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 . / I ought to have worked harder at school. / Sam ought to have caught the train earlier. smashed 13 taken 2 2 had … published 3 ’s had … taken away 4 ’ve had … extended 5 have … checked 6 have … repaired 7 ’re having … serviced 8 have … restyled 9 had … taken 10 have … repaired Worksheet 10. / Ana ought not to have left her umbrella at home today.2 Language focus: Wish. Written by Rhona Snelling. 6 i 7 h 8 b 9 e 63 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. 3 I should have worked harder at school.

com. © Copyright Macmillan Publishers Ltd 2011 .directtofce. getting on 3 1 getting on 2 elderly 3 adolescents 4 in their teens 5 senior citizens 6 preteen getting on middle-aged retired senior citizen elderly Worksheet 10. newborn. retired. youngster. restyled 64 This page has been downloaded from Direct to FCE: www. Written by Rhona Snelling.3 Vocabulary: Age 1 toddler youngster adolescent preteen in their teens / teenager past thirty 2 noun: adolescent. toddler. pain 2 operations. middle-aged. therapy 3 checked. elderly phrase: in their teens.Unit 10 Answer key 3 1 2 3 4 d c a b Worksheet 10. past thirty. find 4 out.4 Vocabulary: Health 1 1 g signs that tell a patient/doctor or doctor/patient about a problem 3 c a type of surgery 4 b a solution to an illness/a disease or disease/illness 5 d lose consciousness for a short time 6 a a different type of treatment 7 e a new fashion/look or look/fashion 2 1 depression. away 5 whitened. preteen. teenager adjective: adolescent. senior citizen.

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