Rephrasing 1

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  1. Mary is shorter than her brother (NOT) MARY IS .....AS HER BROTHER
    Mary is not as tall as her brother
  2. These sunglasses cost a bit less than my last pair (WERE) THESE SUNGLASSES ....THAN MY LAST PAIR
    These sunglasses were a bit cheaper than my last pair
  3. Coco Chanel was an extremely talented designer (MOST) COCO CHANEL WAS ONE OF...IN THE WORLD
    Coco Chanel was one of the most talented designers in the world
  4. I preferred you with curlier hair (STRAIGHT) I PREFERRED YOUR HAIR WHEN IT WASN'T ... IS NOW
    I preferred your hair when it wasn't as straight as it is now
  5. This shoe shop is the cheapest one I've found (EXPENSIVE) THIS SHOE SHOP IS ... ALL THE ONES I'VE FOUND
    This shoe shop is the least expensive shop of all the ones I've found
  6. Suzanne's host at the dinner party wasn't as elegantly dressed as she was (MORE) AT THE DINNER PARTY, SUZANNE WAS FAR...HER HOST
    At the dinner party, Suzanne was far more elegantly dressed than her host
  7. It takes much less time to travel by train than by car. (LOT) TRAVELLING BY TRAIN ... TRAVELLING BY CAR
    Travelling by train is a lot faster than travelling by car
  8. Harry wears smarter clothes now he has a girlfriend. (LESS) Harry dressed...he didn't have a girlfriend
    Harry dressed less smartly when he didn't have a girlfriend
  9. That model is only 17-I thought she was older. (AS) That model is not...I thought
    That model is not as old as I thought
  10. Have you a belt that is cheaper than this one? (LESS) Have you got... than this one?
    Have you got a less expensive belt than this one?
  11. 'A club has just opened in Leeds' said Maria to Sally (TOLD)Maria...club in Leeds.
    Mara told Sally about a new club in Leeds
  12. I returned the dress to the shop bacause it was badly made (TOOK) Because the dress was badly made, I...to the shop
    Because the dress was badly made, I took it back to the shop
  13. Some shops try really hard to help you (EFFORT) Some shops really ... to help you
    Some shops really make an effort to help you
  14. Fifty years ago, cars were slower than they are nowadays (AS) Fifty years ago, cars ... they are nowadays
    Fifty years ago, cars weren't as fast as they are nowadays
  15. It's a lot easier to learn a language by visiting the country where it's spoken (MUCH) You can learn a language .... you visit the country where it's spoken
    You can learn a language much more easily if/when you visit the country where it's spoken
  16. For me, Stella McCarney is doing a lot more intersting work than other designers today (FAR) For me, Stella McCarney is by...designer working today
    For me, Stella McCarney is by far, the most interesting designer working today

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Rephrasing 1
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2016-08-26 15:49:36
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