transformations with ‘used to’

Transformations with ‘used to’. Practise English transformation with the expression ‘used to’. The exercise will help you to prepare for such exams as – FCE, CAE, matura or exam at the end of the university.

If you want to learn how to form and when to use the construction ‘used to’ – check here.

In order to find more exercises on transformations in English – go here – you will find transformations with phrasal verbs.

Transformations with ‘used to’:

Exercise 1. Transform the sentences using the word in the bold. You can use from three to five words. You will find the answers at the bottom of the site,

1. When he was small he rode a bike.

used

As a boy…………………………………….. a bike

2.I quit cigarettes 10 years ago.

smoke

I ………………………………….cigarettes.

3.As a teenager I wasn’t confident.

use

I………………………………..confident.

4.When Jason was younger, he worked in Miami.

used

Jason…………………………….in Miami.

5.Where did you live as a child?

to

Where ……………………………live?

6.Did you use to drink alcohol?

before

Did you ……………………………..?

7. Cars were slower 100 yeas ago.

not

Cars ………………………so fast.

8. I am fit now.

use

I …………………………fit.

Answers:

Exercise 1.

  1. I used to ride
  2. used to smoke
  3. didn’t use to be
  4. used to work
  5. did you use to
  6. drink alcohol before
  7. didn’t use to be
  8. didn’t use to be

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