A. Complete the following sentences, according to the rules for the formation of IF CLAUSES, TYPE 1. 1. If computers …………………..

(become) common at school, lessons ………………….(be) more motivating. 2. The dog ……………….. (not/bite) you, if you ……………………….. (not/tease) it. 3. If the wind …………………(blow) strongly, crops …………………… (be) destroyed. 4. The food processor ………………………. (break) down, if it ………………..(work) too long. 5. If we …………………..(have) a TV set in each room, we ……………………….(not/argue) about which programmes to watch any more. 6. Oliver …………………… (not/build) the puzzle, if the computer ……………………… (not/help) him. 7. He …………………… (buy) her all the domestic appliances, if they …………………… (save) her time and effort. 8. The cooker …………………….. (burn) the cake, if you …………………………(not/pay) attention. 9. Oscar ……………………… (not/can) book that trip, if he ……………………. (not/get) a visa card. 10. If you …………………….. (design) a web page for your business, it …………………(prosper). B. Complete the following sentences, according to the rules for the formation of IF CLAUSES, TYPE 2. 1. If I ………………… (catch) such a cheap laptop, I ……………………. (not/think) twice about buying it. 2. Vincent ……………………...(choose) our school, if it ………………………(not/be) so far from his house. 3. If they ………………….. (come) to talk with the board, we ………………………..(reach) an agreement. 4. If the blender ……………….(cost) more than €50, I ……………………(not/buy) it. 5. If my children …………………… (drink) home-made juice, I …………………(get) them a liquidiser. 6. Bob …………………………(share) the housework with his wife, if he ……………….(can) clean everything with the vacuum cleaner. 7. Bruce ………………….(feel) completely desperate, if he ………………………(have) to work in his old office again. 8. If it …………………..(not/be) for telecommuting, Phyllis ……………………. (grow) professionally. 9. Students ………………..(learn) better, if they ………………………(do) more research work.

he will not work properly. If my boss allowed me to work from home. . 2. We …………………… (lead) better lives. I …………………. If Vivien ……………….. 7. 1. he wouldn’t ask his parents for a robot like Teddy. If the book is by his favourite author.(need) a lift to the airport. 4. I …………………………(not/see) so well. 8. (always/miss) the school bus. if we used technology more wisely. (take) the opportunity. he ……………………. 5. if they ………………… (ask) me to.(not/pay) attention to the computer moves. If Arthur …………………. I will feed their pets while they are on holiday. 10. If you …………………(not/tell) him about A.(read) it. by putting the verbs in brackets in the right tense.. if I did not wear contact lenses. 3.10.(not/wake) me up every morning. C. I will drive her. I …………………. 6. he would save a lot of money. If my mobile phone ……………………. Eric will lose that chess game. if he …………………….. 9. Fill in the gaps..I.(not/sleep) enough. If Kevin ……………………(can) ride a bicycle.

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