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Rephrasing exercise

Rewrite the sentence using the word in bold so that it has the same meaning as the one given.

Remember vs remind

These 2 verbs are very similar meaning. Remember is related to memories or not to forget something, remind is referred to making someone remember something.


Pronouns are words that take the place of nouns. We often use them to avoid repeating the nouns that they refer to. Pronouns have different forms for the different ways we use them.


En la siguiente tabla se muestran los pronombres y los adjetivos posesivos. No se deben confundir, el adjetivo va siempre delante de un sustantivo mientras que el pronombre lo sustituye.

Lose vs Miss

We lose:
  • Objects.
    I lost my keys.
  • Sport games.
    The team lost the match.
  • Something we have .
    He lost his passport and had to get a new one at the embassy.
  • Time.
    We lost a lot of time when the computer system went down.

Attend vs Assist

Attend: To be present at an event

I attend classes every Monday.

Assist : to help sb to sth

Sarah assists elementary school children with their homework every Monday afternoon.

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