Task 2. Complete the second sentence so that it has a similar meaning to the first sentence. You must use between two and five words, including the word given. Eg.: 0 – on
0 Niko really enjoys playing basketball.
Niko is very keen … basketball.
1 Last year, Niko was shown how to play basketball by his brother.
Niko’s older brother … him how to play basketball last year.
2 Niko joined a basketball team three years ago.
Niko has been in a basketball team … 3 years.
3 Niko practices at a stadium quite near his house.
Niko’s house is not very … from the stadium where he practices.
4 Niko walks to the stadium in ten minutes.
It … Niko ten minutes to walk to the stadium.
5 Niko’s team had an important match last week.
There … an important match last week for Niko’s team.
6 It isn't necessary to bring equipment.
It is … to bring the equipment.
7 The organizers invited bands all over the world.
Bands from all over the world …
8 That bike is too expensive for me to buy.
I haven't got … to buy that bike.
9 It's been eight months since we swam in this pool.
We … in this pool for eight months.
10 John said he didn't want any coffee.
John said, ‘… any coffee.’
1 point for each correct answer-___/ 10
0. on/on playing basketball
3. far from
7. were invited by the organizers
9. have swam/have been swimming
10. I do not want any coffee/No more coffee for me