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ANSWER KEY New American Inside Out D.R. © Macmillan Publishers S.A. de C.V. 2009 Workbook Intermediate Answer Key 1 Friends Grammar 1 a) is b) speak c) ’m learning d) ’ve known e) ’ve been living f ) grew g) came h) were living 2 a) is / ’s b) like c) ’m/am sitting d) ’ve/have visited e) ’ve/have been living f ) went g) was wearing 3 a) What is your best friend’s name? b) What kind of music do you like? c) Where are you sitting right now? d) How many times have you visited the USA? e) How long have you been living in this town? f ) Where did you go on vacation last year? g) What were you wearing yesterday? 5 a) isn’t e) has b) is f ) didn’t c) weren’t g) was d) isn’t h) haven’t 7 a) What do you use your computer for? b) Who do you confide in? c) What are you good at? d) What do you spend your money on? e) What kinds of things do you worry about? f ) Who do you usually have dinner with? g) What clubs or groups do you belong to? h) What are you interested in? 8 a) lives e) do you see b) do they do f ) knows c) do you like g) sends d) makes h) do they write 9 a) b) We never have arguments. c) d) e) We often enjoy the same things. f ) I buy him clothes now and then. g) I always take him on vacation with me. h) 10 a) I am usually in a hurry. b) I hardly ever buy things online. c) I text my friends all the time. d) I do the housework from time to time. e) I go to the theater once a month. / Once a month I go to the theater. f ) I am rarely late for English class. g) I don’t often worry about things. h) I always remember my dreams. i) I often prefer to be alone. Vocabulary 1 1 hit it off 2 close friends 3 a lot in common 4 got along really well 5 drifted apart 6 our separate ways 7 click 8 ups and downs 9 fought 10 always be there 2 a) 7 b) 2 c) 1 d) 6 e) 4 f ) 5 g) 3 4 1 going 2 bad 3 about 4 up 5 this 6 should 7 some 8 would 9 run 10 call 5 1 b 2 e 3 c 4 f 5 a 6 d 6 1 things 4 keeping busy 2 pretty good 5 better 3 up to 6 See you Pronunciation 2 a) feel d) seat b) his e) this c) live f ) wheel Reading 1 c) Real Life Friends Get Together One More Time 2 a) 3 b) 4 c) 1 d) 2 3 Brad Pitt later married Angelina Jolie. 4 a) F b) T c) T d) T e) F f ) T g) F 5 b) Writing 1 Suggested answers a) The emails from zarina493, nicky.podolski, clancy.lindfield, sonjakerr, kpjones21, and joe.wilson are probably personal messages. b) The emails from sales@budgethotel, b.wragg, and info@dvds4u are probably business messages. c) The emails from delilmiernulr and mrssuzzy are probably spam. 2 a) Inbox b) Sign out c) Compose mail d) Contacts e) Drafts f ) Spam g) Delete 1

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Workbook IntermediateAnswer Key

1 Friends

Grammar1a) isb) speakc) ’m learningd) ’ve knowne) ’ve been livingf ) grewg) cameh) were living

2a) is / ’sb) likec) ’m/am sittingd) ’ve/have visitede) ’ve/have been livingf ) wentg) was wearing

3a) What is your best friend’s name?b) What kind of music do you like?c) Where are you sitting right now?d) How many times have you visited

the USA?e) How long have you been living in

this town?f ) Where did you go on vacation last

year?g) What were you wearing


5a) isn’t e) hasb) is f ) didn’tc) weren’t g) wasd) isn’t h) haven’t

7a) What do you use your computer

for?b) Who do you confide in?c) What are you good at?d) What do you spend your money

on?e) What kinds of things do you worry

about?f ) Who do you usually have dinner

with?g) What clubs or groups do you

belong to?h) What are you interested in?

8a) lives e) do you seeb) do they do f ) knowsc) do you like g) sendsd) makes h) do they write

9a) ✓b) We never have arguments.c) ✓d) ✓e) We often enjoy the same things.f ) I buy him clothes now and then.g) I always take him on vacation with

me.h) ✓

10a) I am usually in a hurry.b) I hardly ever buy things online.c) I text my friends all the time.d) I do the housework from time to

time.e) I go to the theater once a month. /

Once a month I go to the theater.f ) I am rarely late for English class.g) I don’t often worry about things.h) I always remember my dreams.i) I often prefer to be alone.

Vocabulary1 1 hit it off 2 close friends 3 a lot in common 4 got along really well 5 drifted apart 6 our separate ways 7 click 8 ups and downs 9 fought 10 always be there

2a) 7 b) 2 c) 1 d) 6 e) 4f ) 5 g) 3

4 1 going 2 bad 3 about 4 up 5 this 6 should 7 some 8 would 9 run 10 call

51 b 2 e 3 c 4 f 5 a 6 d

61 things 4 keeping busy2 pretty good 5 better3 up to 6 See you

Pronunciation2a) feel d) seatb) his e) this c) live f ) wheel

reading1c) Real Life Friends Get Together One

More Time

2a) 3 b) 4 c) 1 d) 2

3Brad Pitt later married Angelina Jolie.

4a) F b) T c) T d) Te) F f ) T g) F


writing1Suggested answersa) The emails from zarina493,

nicky.podolski, clancy.lindfield, sonjakerr, kpjones21, and joe.wilson are probably personal messages.

b) The emails from sales@budgethotel, b.wragg, and info@dvds4u are probably business messages.

c) The emails from delilmiernulr and mrssuzzy are probably spam.

2a) Inboxb) Sign outc) Compose maild) Contactse) Draftsf ) Spamg) Delete


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3a) periodb) commac) dashd) question marke) apostrophef ) exclamation mark

4Suggested answerDear Katy and Paul,I haven’t written for a long time, so I thought I’d drop you a line. Are you on vacation now? I’m at the beach with my family but the weather is terrible – rain, rain, rain! I hope it’s better where you are. Let me know how things are going. I hope you’re well.Best wishes, PhilipP.S. A friend of mine is going to be in Chicago next month. He doesn’t know anyone there. Is there any chance you could show him around for one day? I’d be really grateful!

2 Adrenalin

Grammar1Five regular verbs: kill (killed), pull (pulled), push (pushed), shout (shouted), start (started)

Three verbs with past participles that end in -en: fall (fallen), give (given), ride (ridden)

Two verbs with past participles that are the same as the infinitives: come, run

Five irregular verbs with past participles that are the same as the past tenses: feel (felt), lose (lost), sit (sat), spend (spent), win (won)

2a) I’ve ridden a horse many times.b) I’ve never swum in a river.c) I haven’t been to India yet.d) I’ve already done my homework.e) I haven’t met anyone for ages.f ) I haven’t eaten lunch yet.g) I haven’t slept much lately.h) I’ve broken my leg twice.

3a) Have you ever had an X-ray?b) Have you ever played badminton?c) Have you ever climbed a

mountain?d) Have you ever met an Australian?e) Have you ever flown in a

helicopter?f ) Have you ever slept on a beach?

4a) last June e) yet b) yet f ) for agesc) lately g) last weekd) never

51 Have you ever been 2 was3 happened4 saw5 ’ve never seen6 Did you kill7 Have you always been8 ’ve been

6a) What were you doing at 9:00 p.m.

last Saturday?b) What were you wearing?c) How were you feeling? / How did

you feel?d) What did you do after that?e) What time did you go to bed?f ) When did you get up the next day?

7 1 was walking 2 was shining 3 was feeling/ felt 4 saw 5 were looking 6 looked 7 was standing 8 jumped 9 stopped 10 opened

8a) My friends are funnier than me.b) I’m the luckiest person that I know.c) I feel more relaxed today than

yesterday.d) My kitchen is the coldest place in

my house.e) My sister is the prettiest girl in the

world.f ) I find history more interesting than

sports.g) The saddest movie I’ve ever seen is

Titanic.h) I’m usually happier than my best


9a) by far d) slightlyb) much e) a lot c) just f ) nearly

10a) Badminton isn’t as popular as

tennis.b) Kite surfing is more difficult than

bungee jumping.c) The Maracanã Stadium in Rio

is bigger than La Bombonera Stadium in Buenos Aires.

d) The Cubs aren’t as good as The Red Sox.

e) Soccer is a lot more exciting than baseball.

f ) Fishing isn’t as fashionable as snowboarding.

g) Boxing is more dangerous than horseback riding.

Vocabulary1a) gorgeous – pretty b) exhausted – tiredc) hilarious – funnyd) furious – angrye) terrified – scaredf ) astonished – surprisedg) incredible – goodh) freezing – cold

2a) very e) absolutelyb) absolutely f ) veryc) absolutely g) veryd) absolutely h) very

3a) thrilled d) boredb) scared e) worriedc) nervous f ) embarrassed

4basketball, skiing, badminton, snowboarding, ping pong, volleyball, baseball, boxing, karate, golf, judo, ice hockey, fishing, track, cycling, windsurfing

5basketball, skiing, badminton, snowboarding, ping pong, baseball, golf, ice hockey, fishing, cycling

6a) wetsuit e) kite b) harness f ) waterproofc) board g) shoesd) rope

7a) 4 b) 7 c) 3 d) 5e) 8 f ) 1 g) 2 h) 6

8a) loose e) wristb) X-ray f ) headachec) lotion g) Band-Aid®

d) limping h) blisters

Pronunciation11 A: I was (weak) thinking of going

skydiving.B: Were (strong) you?

2 A: We were (weak) beginning to feel nervous.

B: I wasn’t! (strong)3 A: She has (weak) never been so

surprised.B: Well, I have (strong)!

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4 A: Have (weak) you ever ridden a horse?

B: No, but my wife has (strong).5 A: Were (weak) you thinking about

me?B: Yes, I was (strong).

Listening1Speaker 1 picture bSpeaker 2 picture cSpeaker 3 picture dSpeaker 4 picture a

2a) T b) F c) T d) Fe) F f ) T g) F h) T

3a) that it was possible to swim with

sharksb) the experience of swimming with

sharksc) another jetd) flying in a Harvard jet and

shooting at other jetse) the submarinef ) the old shipwreckg) the three-day trip

writing11 C 2 A 3 B

2suddenlyat firstthenat the same timea minute or two laterone dayafter a while

31 One day2 Suddenly / After a while3 At first4 then / after a while / a minute or

two later5 After a while / A minute or two

later / Then6 then / after a while / a minute or

two later

3 Relationships

Grammar1a) am smiling / remind b) are sharing / don’t havec) know / are laughingd) am looking / believese) admire / is tryingf ) don’t understand / are crying

g) am reading / likeh) hate / am doing

2a) A: looks

B: ’m / am thinkingb) A: Do you have

B: ’m / am havingc) A: are you looking

B: ’ve got / haved) A: do you think

B: ’m / am thinking

3buying playingcarrying runningcrying sharingdoing smilinggetting stayingliving swimminglooking tryingplanning waiting

4a) since d) since g) for b) since e) since h) forc) for f ) since

51 has been looking2 has been going3 has been writing4 has been dreaming5 has been hoping6 have been telling7 have been trying8 hasn’t / has not been listening

6A: You’ve being been very quiet for a

few minutes.B: Yes. I’ve been thinking.A: What have you been thinking

about?B: Well, you see that guy over there?

He’s been looking at me non-stop since we arrived.

A: And you’ve been watching him.B: Yes. And you know what? It’s love

at first sight. I’ve fell fallen in love with him!

A: But you’ve never been meeting met him.

B: I know. But since we came in I’ve been feeling very strange. I’ve never been having had this feeling before.

A: I don’t think he’s looking at you. I think he’s looking at the kitchen door. He’s hungry!

7a) have you knownb) have you been learning c) have you been sittingd) have you hade) have you beenf ) have you likedg) have you been wearing / have you

wornh) have you been doing


/θ/ /ð/athletic






2Healthy thirty-something theater fan looking for someone with that special something. Call me earlier than the third Thursday of this month. They call me Arthur!

Vocabulary1a) ex-husband e) stepfatherb) half-sister f ) daughter-in-lawc) nephew g) only childd) boyfriend h) niece

2Sentence f ) is impossible because the son of her parents is her brother.

3a) Have you ever fallen in love at first

sight?b) Have you ever been to an online

dating site?c) Do you think you will ever meet

the person of your dreams?d) Have you ever proposed to

someone?e) How many serious relationships

have you had?f ) Have you ever had a broken heart?

4a) sociable e) wittyb) shy f ) generousc) optimistic g) reliabled) considerate h) easygoing

51 c) unreliable2 c) loyal3 b) down-to-earth4 c) outgoing5 b) self-assured6 a) creative7 b) sensitive

6Good qualities: amusing, broad-minded, cheerful, easygoing, modest, nice, tolerant, trustworthy

Bad qualities: arrogant, big-headed, dull, impractical, narrow-minded, self-centered, selfish, thoughtless

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71 cheerful 4 big-headed2 demanding 5 faithful3 self-centered 6 realistic

8a) 7 b) 4 c) 3 d) 5 e) 1f ) 6 g) 8 h) 2

91 can 5 exactly2 considerate 6 very3 tend 7 guess4 little

reading1a) a third person causes problems in

the lovers’ relationship.b) one person has to hide a secret

from the person he/she loves.c) the lovers have an argument

because of a misunderstanding.d) the lovers get married at the end of

the movie.

2Happy endings: Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Notting Hill, When Harry Met SallySad endings: Moulin Rouge, Love Story

3a) Moulin Rouge, Love Storyb) Moulin Rouge, Love Storyc) Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Moulin Rouged) Moulin Rouge, Love Storye) Moulin Rouge, Notting Hillf ) Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Moulin Rougeg) Mr. and Mrs. Smith, When Harry

Met Sally

writing1(b) a letter from one friend to another

2a) 6 b) 3 c) 2 d) 1 e) 4g) 7 f ) 5

3a) I can’t wait.b) It would be great to meet up again.c) It was great to hear from you

again.d) I’ll give you a call.e) I’ve been meaning to get in touchf ) I’m sorry I didn’t write sooner.g) Love,h) She sends her love.

4c) to change the subject

5a) I haven’t been doing much

recently. It’s been very quiet at college. Anyway, I have to go now and buy some stamps.

b) It was good to hear from you. I hope you’ll tell me more in your next letter. Anyway, the reason I’m writing now is to tell you my big news. I’m getting married!

c) Mike and Marion split up. He’s feeling miserable and she met another guy. Anyway, what have you been doing in the last few weeks?

4 Party

Grammar1a) ✓b) Some people were dancing, and

they asked us to join them in.c) The festival goes it on for four

days.d) The fireworks went off them at

midnight.e) The house burned it down in an

enormous fire.f ) ✓g) ✓

2a) I enjoy taking care of them.b) I always wear them out very

quickly.c) I like trying them on at the mall.d) I’m really looking forward to it.e) It takes me a long time to get over

it.f ) People often ask me to turn it

down.g) I find it difficult to come up with

them.h) I never look them up in a


3a) A: Are you going to get married

soon?B: Maybe. I’ll to tell you when

we’ve decided on a date.b) A: Where are you going to find the

money?B: The bank! I’m seeing a loan

officer on Friday.c) A: You will write to me often,

won’t you?B: Yes, I’ve decided that I’m going

to email you every morning.d) A: OK, I’ll give you a call

tomorrow night.B: No, don’t. I’m going to be out

tomorrow.e) A: Are you coming to the party?

B: Yes, I’m going to be there.f ) A: Are you going to help him with

that?B: No, I think I’ll let him do it on

his own.

4a) doing e) to watchb) going f ) to getc) meeting g) to eatd) to use h) seeing

51 ’m going / ’m going to go2 ’m leaving / ’m going to leave3 will you spend / are you going to

spend / are you spending4 will/’ll look5 will/’ll give6 ’s going / ’s going to go7 will/’ll ask8 ’m going to take / will take /

’ll take / ’m taking

6a) Everybody e) somethingb) no one f ) somebodyc) anything g) nothingd) somewhere h) anywhere

71 Everything2 somewhere3 anything4 nothing5 Nobody/No one6 everybody/everyone7 everywhere8 Someone/Somebody

Pronunciation1a) special d) noiseb) this e) worsec) brush f ) reason

212 of the following:

/s/ /z/ /ʃ/coursefancy










3dresses /dresɪz/exercise /ˈeksǝr


shirts /ʃɜrts/shoes /ʃuz/showers / ˈʃaʊ(ǝ)rz/shush /ʃʊʃ/surprise /sǝrˈpraɪz/

Vocabulary1a) bonfireb) statuec) fireworks

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d) paradee) traditional dressf ) firecrackers

21 parade2 traditional dress3 bonfire4 fireworks5 firecrackers6 statue

3a) off e) ofb) over f ) downc) in g) forwardd) up h) on

4a) 4 b) 5 c) 6 d) 7 e) 3 f ) 1 g) 2

5a) comment e) researchb) wish f ) decoratingc) mistake g) houseworkd) clear

61 down 7 into2 up 8 burn3 dress 9 over4 take 10 put5 keep 11 stay6 wear 12 head

Answer: dustpan, brush

7a) do e) do b) make f ) makec) make g) do d) make h) do

8a) surprise d) balloonsb) invitations e) atmospherec) costume f ) greeted

91 Are you doing anything2 I was wondering3 That sounds great4 What do you think about5 Where do you want to go?6 Would you like to7 I’d really love to, but8 What a shame


24 Everybody throws wine over

everybody else.3 People go to a church service.7 People run away from young bulls

in the bullring.

2 The mayor leads a procession out of the town.

6 The procession returns to the town.

1 There is music and dancing in the town square.

5 They have breakfast.

3People go to a church service.People run away from young bulls in the bullring.

4a) a beautiful sunny summer eveningb) I was dressed and ready before

five thirtyc) we all followed him on foot to

a small mountain six or seven kilometers away

d) Awesome!e) with everyone’s T-shirts now pinkf ) unfortunately I couldn’t stay for


writing1Dear David,I am just writing to say how much I enjoyed your party last weekend. I didn’t see you when I left, which is why I’m writing to say thank you now. There was a really good atmosphere and we all had a wonderful time.I imagine you spent ages getting everything ready. The food was great and the cocktails were fantastic. It was a really good idea to have the music and the dancing in the backyard, too.Anyway, thanks again. It was an evening I’ll never forget.Love,Helen

Dear David,I’m writing to say sorry for last weekend. I feel very bad about it and I hope you’ll forgive me. I hate to think what other people think of me.I know it wasn’t a good idea to dance on the table, but I was having such a good time. I’m afraid I didn’t realize that it wasn’t strong enough for my weight.Anyway, please accept my apologies for being so stupid. It won’t happen again! I’ve enclosed a check and I hope that it’s enough to pay for the damage.Best wishes (with a red face),Benita

3a) A b) A c) T d) A e) Tf ) T g) T

5 Edible

Grammar1 1 sardines 2 tuna 3 garlic 4 fish 5 mussels 6 seafood 7 veal 8 vegetables 9 meat 10 beer 11 olives 12 sandwiches 13 glasses 14 cod

2a) beers f ) cookieb) beer g) chocolatec) whiskey h) chocolatesd) whiskies i) salade) cookies j) salads

3a) several e) muchb) enough f ) a lot ofc) a little g) a lot ofd) plenty of h) a few

4a) much e) fewb) none f ) lotc) not g) manyd) plenty

5a) I used to hate my food when I was

little.b) I used to refuse to eat everything.c) I didn’t use to like meat, fish, or

vegetables.d) My parents used to be worried

about me.e) Used to can’t be used here.f ) Used to can’t be used here.g) After that, I used to be even more


6a) … where did you use to have

lunch?b) … what did you use to drink in the

morning?c) … what did your favorite food use

to be?d) … did you use to go out to

restaurants?e) … did you use to eat too much?f ) … what candy bars did you use to


7I used to have a job in a restaurant. Every morning, I would go there at

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ten o’clock and I would have coffee with all the others before work. The boss used to be very tough, but all of us liked him. At the end of a good day, he would buy everyone a drink. On really good days, I would make about $40 in tips. I used to be the best waitress there.

8The nineteenth-century scientist Frank Buckland used to invite his friends for dinner in his London home. Buckland, who used to write wrote the best-selling Curiosities of Natural History, used to like serving his guests with extremely strange meals. He would to give them things like kangaroo or roast zebra. Buckland would used to have a large collection of animals in his house, including a family of rats that used to living live under his desk. His monkeys would running around his home and he would give them beer to drink.

Vocabulary1Meat and fish: lobster, sausages, shrimp, tuna, turkey, vealVegetables: beans, cauliflower, celery, eggplant, garlic, leeks, lettuceFruit: figs, grapefruit, lime, peach, plum, raspberries

2Smoked salmon and cockroachesBitter radishes and crunchy grasshoppersCaterpillar and whiskey yogurt

3a) a bar of soapb) a bowl of soupc) a box of matchesd) a bunch of keyse) a jar of honeyf ) a pack of gum

4a) pack d) barb) bunch e) jarc) box / pack f ) bowl

5a) wine e) beerb) coffee f ) cheesec) meal g) shrimpd) egg

61 can 6 greasy2 bland 7 fresh3 tough 8 spicy4 chewy 9 bitter5 boiled

71 Yes, a table for two in the name of

Smith.2 Not quite. Could you give us a

minute or two, please?3 Yes, two glasses of dry white wine,

please.4 Excuse me, we’re ready to order

now.5 We’ll both have the steak, please.6 Both well done, please.

Pronunciation21 What can I get you, sir?

Two glasses of beer and an order of fries, please.

2 Let’s meet at seven at the station.Yes, and then we can go to the theater.

reading1a) 1 b) 5 c) 4 d) 3 e) 2

2a) 2 b) 4 c) 5 d) 1 e) 3

3a) There’s a good chanceb) curiousc) it is now availabled) track downe) a variety off ) in its pure formg) franklyh) touchi) people of all social classesj) making

writing1a) 9 b) 7 c) 1 d) 8 e) 2f ) 6 g) 5 h) 4 i ) 3

6 Time

Grammar1a) January or Februaryb) the 1990sc) at nightd) Sunday morninge) the winterf ) the weekendg) June 7h) five o’clock; the morning

2 1 in 7 In 2 on 8 During 3 during 9 in 4 on 10 on 5 on 11 In 6 At 12 in

3a) 1 don’t have to 2 can 3 have to 4 can’t 5 should

b) 1 have to 2 don’t have to 3 can’t 4 need to 5 should

c) 1 can’t 2 have to 3 shouldn’t 4 can 5 must

4a) 1 We should be in good physical

condition.2 We have to follow orders all the

time.3 We can live with our family

when we’re not abroad.4 We don’t have to wear a

uniform in the evenings.b) 1 We don’t have to have any

special training.2 We can’t disagree with our leader.3 We should be well dressed.4 We shouldn’t tell the truth too


5Soldier – a; politician – b.

Pronunciation1a) pack d) town g) glassb) back e) leave h) classc) down f ) leaf

2Column 4

3Column 2

Vocabulary1a) July 10 and 11b) July 27c) July 24d) July 27e) July 17f ) July 5g) July 6h) July 26

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2a) a week from todayb) the Friday before lastc) two weeks agod) the day after tomorrowe) next Saturdayf ) the weekend before lastg) three days from now

3a) put offb) cross offc) calm downd) get bye) come up withf ) rely on

4a) put; offb) calm downc) come up withd) rely one) gotten byf ) crossed off

5a) 5 b) 2 c) 3 d) 6e) 4 f ) 1

61 qualifications 4 unsociable2 deadlines 5 flexible3 shift 6 open-plan

71 a) Thank

b) enclosec) confirm; writing

2 a) responseb) résuméc) apply; position

3 a) receivedb) availablec) attendd) appreciatee) hearing

8a) in; for e) spareb) time again f ) fliesc) kill g) one atd) running out h) making good



1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

a e


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

f g b c d

2a) tired d) skinb) taste; smell e) low c) stomach f ) body

writing1The letter is in response to the first advertisement.

2a) ✗ b) ✓ c) ✓ d) ✓e) ✓ f ) ✗ g) ✗

3HiI saw your ad in the local paper and I thought I’d drop you a line. I’m interested in a time management course and it would be cool if you could send me a little more info.

Can you give me a few more details about the course dates, the fees, and stuff like that? What kind of stuff do we study during the course? Are the courses for people with a job or for people who are looking for one?

Finally, can you tell me if you also run part-time courses in the evening?

I can’t wait to hear from you. Thanks a lot.

All the best,

Cosmo Brickett

4a) I would appreciate it if you could

send me an application form.b) Could you also please tell me more

about the course / contents of the course?

c) I would appreciate it if you could let me know how long the course is.

7 News

Grammar1a) being e) spendingb) me f ) to getc) to have g) to helpd) reading h) to go

2a) He warned me not to touch it.b) She promised to be there at eight. /

She promised that she would be there at eight.

c) He suggested suing the photographers. / He suggested that I sue the photographers.

d) She explained that the interest rate changes from time to time. / She explained that the interest rate changed from time to time.

e) I realized that I’d better not leave this job.

f ) He told his wife to forget about him.

g) She agreed to see them/us later.h) He asked her to stop being mean.

3was kidnappedwas keptwas photographedwas … arrestedwas sentencedwas releasedhas been made

4a) was e) Haveb) be f ) Isc) Are g) beingd) were h) Has

5a) was arrestedb) was stoppedc) were foundd) has been arrestede) has never been convictedf ) was keptg) has been canceled / was canceledh) is believed

6a) The car was followed by the

paparazzi for ten kilometers.b) She is photographed when she

walks down the street.c) She will be paid $50,000 for the

pictures (by the newspaper).d) The pictures are going to be put on

the front page of the newspaper.e) Last night, an enormous sum

of money was stolen from a Hollywood celebrity.

f ) The football player, Ed Flower, has been accused of burglary (by police officers).

g) He was described as desperate and dangerous (by the police).

h) He was sentenced to four years in jail (by the judge).

7a) Donald Thomas escaped from

prison…b) He discovered that it hurt a lot.c) Bank robber, John Perkins, 37, was

arrested at Los Angeles airport.d) André Gurmon, from Montreal,

Canada, put an advertisment in the newspaper.

e) Circus girl, Jasmine Brown, 22, was jailed for six days by a court in San Diego.

f ) Ford told the truth about his teeth after he was voted sexiest man alive…

g) The happy couple was visiting Trinidad for a short vacation.

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Vocabulary1a) photogenic d) desperateb) obsessed e) insensitivec) unflattering f ) hypocritical

2a) insensitive d) obsessedb) desperate e) hypocriticalc) photogenic f ) unflattering

3a) Hot Gossipb) Parking Ticketc) Fugitives!d) Paparazzi Chasee) Stop, Thieff ) Family Court

4a) arrested e) escortedb) stolen f ) patroledc) committed g) escapedd) kidnapped

51 c 2 a 3 b 4 c 5 a6 c 7 b 8 a 9 b

6 1 great 2 news 3 Actually 4 thing 5 touch 6 Talking 7 Anyway 8 Guess 9 let 10 Love

7Conversation 1 c), b), a)Conversation 2 a), d), c), b)Conversation 3 c), b), d), a)Conversation 4 e), a), b), d), c)

Pronunciation2a) want to thinkb) promise/promised to changec) forget about itd) just doing a jobe) what are you going to do about itf ) was it your first time

reading1They are all true except crime fighter.

21 her money2 other people’s opinion of her3 her family background4 her education5 her career

6 her problems7 her jail sentence8 her current life

3a) 6 b) 7 c) 2 d) 1e) 4 f ) 5 g) 3

writing2a) despite d) Althoughb) However e) despite c) Although f ) However

3a) opinion e) pointb) believe f ) morec) remember g) consideredd) wrong h) conclusion

8 Travel

Grammar11 might be 5 can’t2 Could 6 it3 be 7 could4 be 8 must

2A Venezuela B Brazil C Cuba

3a) couldn’t e) certainlyb) might f ) couldn’tc) guess g) couldd) definitely h) must

4Suggested answersIt couldn’t be Angola, because they don’t speak Spanish in Angola.It definitely isn’t Brazil, because the population is too small.It might be Honduras or Cuba, because of the exports.It must be Cuba, because I don’t think Honduras has that many people.

5a) 6 b) 5 c) 2 d) 4e) 1 f ) 7 g) 3 h) 8

6a) had already soldb) thoughtc) wentd) had decidede) fellf ) had invitedg) meth) had never been

Pronunciation1a) author, fall, saw, waterb) person, curving, worst, firstc) heart, garden, arm, market


/ɔ/ /ɜr/ /ɑr/all







Vocabulary1a) 1 in 2 of 3 far 4 tob) 5 on 6 notc) 7 in 8 ond) 9 in 10 between

The place shown is c).

2a) Buddhist d) waterfallb) snow-capped e) skylinec) ancient f ) high-rise

31 surrounded 6 cliffs2 popular 7 southern3 lounge chairs 8 hidden4 unspoiled 9 overlooking5 views

41 F 2 T 3 T 4 F 5 T6 F 7 T 8 F

5a) peace and quietb) take it or leave itc) neat and cleand) give or takee) all or nothingf ) come and gog) sooner or later

6Conversation 1I’m trying to get to Central Park.Do you know what the quickest way is?You just need to go to the end of this street.

Conversation 2Excuse me, we’re looking for the shopping mall.Could you tell us which way we need to go?You need to take the first street on the right.

Conversation 3Excuse me, we’re trying to get to the stadium. The stadium? Yes, go to the end of the street and take a left. Then take the first left.

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OK, thanks. So … straight down here, go left and then we take the first left?Yes, that’s right. After that, you can follow the signs.

7a) 3 b) 2 c) 4

8Suggested answerGo out of City Hall and take a right. Go to the end of the street and take a right again. Walk down this street and take the fourth street on your right. Go straight down this street and again take the fourth street on your right. The restaurant is on your left.

Listening11 3 5

2 4 6

2entertainment 2food 5hotel 3trip 4money and prices 1weather 6

3a) F e) T i) Tb) T f ) F j) Tc) T g) F k) Fd) T h) T l) F

9 Opinions

Grammar1a) admit d) reply g) sayb) claim e) think h) tellc) tell f ) tell

2a) 4 b) 3 c) 1 d) 2 e) 1

3a) His mother said that life was like a

box of chocolates.b) Freddy told the children (that) he

was coming for them.c) He told Fredo (that) he had broken

his heart.d) She said (that) his eyes had made

love to her all evening.e) He said (that) he would be back.f ) He said (that) he was going to

make him an offer he couldn’t refuse.

g) She said (that) she had had a farm in Africa.

h) He told her (that) they would always have Paris.

4“My favorite movie is ‘Titanic’. I’ve already seen it six times and I’m going to watch it again tonight. I’m a great fan of Kate Winslet and I’m hoping to meet her one day. I particularly like the ending, although it always makes me cry. I don’t find Leonardo DiCaprio very attractive, but (I think) he’s a great actor.”

5a) ✓b) She asked me what the title of his

last book was.c) ✓d) She asked me which book I had

read first.e) She asked me if I was going to read

any of his books again.f ) ✓g) She asked me if I knew anything

about his life.h) ✓

6a) Who is your favorite living author?b) What’s the title of his last book?c) How many books has he written?d) Which book did you read first?e) Are you going to read any of his

books again?f ) Have you read all his books?g) Do you know anything about his life?h) What are you reading now?

7a) She asked me if I had enjoyed it.b) She asked me who the main

characters were.c) She asked me how the story began.d) She asked me if I would like to

read it again.e) She asked me what I would read

next.f ) She asked me if anyone had

recommended the book to me.g) She asked me if it had been easy to

get into.h) She asked me if I ever stopped

reading a book before the end.

Pronunciation1a) die c) late e) type b) fail d) mine f ) wait


/eɪ/ /aɪ/age





Vocabulary11 science-fiction 5 plot2 hits 6 acting3 premiere 7 special effects4 director 8 based

2a) photography e) soundtrackb) ending f ) set inc) tearjerker g) thrillerd) subtitles

3a) 3 b) 2 c) 1 d) 4e) 5 f ) 8 g) 7 h) 6

4a) 1 album

2 track3 reggae4 live5 gig6 lyrics7 stereo8 system

b) 1 techno2 hip-hop3 classical4 opera5 orchestra6 band 7 dance

5 1 novel 2 gripping 3 put 4 chapters 5 get 6 plot 7 character 8 ending 9 cover 10 paperback

6a) annoying d) confusedb) bored e) disappointedc) challenging f ) exciting

7a) worried d) tiringb) inspiring e) fascinatingc) exhausted f ) relaxed

81 d 2 a 3 e 4 f 5 c6 b 7 h 8 g

reading1a) 6 b) 2 c) 1 d) 4 e) 5f ) 3

2a) F b) F c) T d) T e) Ff ) T g) T h) T i ) F

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writing1the cast ✓the ending ✗the plot ✓the script ✓the soundtrack ✗the special effects ✗

2a) I was especially impressed byb) I thoroughly recommend itc) are set ind) The movie tells the story ofe) It starsf ) The plot is not easy to understandg) a big hit

10 ChildhoodGrammar1a) that / which / whob) that / which / whoc) that / which / whod) that / which / whoe) that / which / whof ) that / which / whog) that / which / whoh) that / which / who

2When I was a child, my favorite toy was a G.I. Joe that my parents had given me. I used to play with it with a friend who (S) lived in a house on my street. It had a head that you could pull off and one day I lost it. I looked for it in all the places that I could think of, but never found it. For my next birthday, my parents gave me another G.I. Joe which (S) was even better, but I still wanted to know what had happened to the head that I had lost. Five years later, my friend admitted that it was he who (S) had stolen it.

3a) My dad is a nice guy who gives me

lots of presents.b) Dad lives with a new girlfriend

who doesn’t like me.c) She has a daughter (who/that) I

sometimes play with.d) They have a house by the ocean

(that) I really like.e) My mom and I have a small

apartment (that/which) she’s very proud of.

f ) Mom has a job (that’s/which) is not very well paid.

g) She works for a man (who/that) looks like my father.

h) This is a picture of my dad (that/which) I did.

4a) unless e) unlessb) if f ) unlessc) if g) unlessd) If

5a) You’ll never find a good job if you

don’t go to college.e) You shouldn’t have children if you

don’t have a lot of money.f ) Life is very hard if you don’t come

from a rich family.g) Children never learn if you don’t

yell at them from time to time.

6a) have; might gob) ’ll probably watch; isc) is; ’ll stayd) ’s; ’ll buye) improves; might studyf ) can’t; speakg) ’ve made; ’ll be

7a) Do you know why Hayley ran

away from home?b) Can you tell me if/whether this

was the first time?c) Do you think she’s been sick

recently?d) Could you tell me if she has a

boyfriend?e) Do you know where she went?f ) Do you think she is / was / has

been having problems at school?g) Do you have any idea if/whether

she will do it again?

8a) Do you think children have too

much freedom?b) Do you have any idea where your

son is now?c) Can you tell me if/whether your

child is under stress at school?d) Could you tell me what your

children think of you?e) Do you know if/whether your

children are happy?f ) Do you think (that) school is more

important than the family in a child’s education?

Pronunciation1a) ownb) goingc) love


/ɔɪ/ /aʊ/ /oʊ/enjoynoisepointtoilettoy






Vocabulary1a) at d) off g) in b) up e) up h) upc) about f ) of

2a) take care of e) sit upb) bring up f ) tuck inc) tell off g) yell atd) worry about h) clean up

3a) innocence e) stimulateb) avoid f ) developc) up g) awkwardd) protect

4a) did your parents make you do the

dishes?b) did they let you have a cell phone?c) did they let you eat dinner in front

of the TV?d) did they make you clean up your

room?e) did they let you watch horror

movies?f ) did they let you sleep at a friend’s

house?g) when did they make you come

home in the evening?h) what time did they make you go to


5I went to a very strict school. In the mornings, they made us to stand in a line in front of the school gates and they didn’t let we us enter until everyone was silent. They made us work really hard, and if you didn’t pay attention in class, they didn’t letting you go outside during recess. When you got bad grades on a test, they made you stayed after class, and they only let you go home when you had finished the extra exercises. They made everyone wear a school uniform. They were let the older boys wear pants, but they made to the younger kids wear shorts, even in winter.

6a) My parents made me go to church

every Sunday.b) The boss never lets us take a day

off.c) I don’t let the dog come into the

house.d) You’re going to make me (get)

angry.e) They didn’t let us have any

freedom.f ) Will you let me come with you?g) Don’t make her talk if she doesn’t

want to.

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71 for 4 looks 7 thing2 use 5 with 3 like 6 of

Listening1a) 2 b) 5 c) 6 d) 3 e) 8f ) 1 g) 7 h) 4

2a) I didn’t have a clueb) give you a hard timec) it was my faultd) there was still no sign of here) there was nothing for it butf ) as good as gold

3I think that the worst experience that I’ve ever had was in my first year of teaching, and the kids knew that I didn’t have a clue how to control them. I was giving the students a French test, a subject that most of them hate. I had a class of eighth graders and these children do anything that they can to give you a hard time. It’s the age group that I find the most difficult.

writing1Problem 2

2People say that I’m quite good-looking, but I’m very unhappy about my appearance. The problem is that I’m 1 meter 87. I think it’s because I’m so tall that none of the boys want to go out with me. I want to know whether I can have plastic surgery to reduce my height. I asked my parents for their advice but they told me not to be so silly.Jan

3a) whole; friendsb) everything; each otherc) difference; relevantd) disappointed; choosee) believe; receivef ) weird; lose

4a) shouldn’tb) thought c) wered) ideae) suref) couldg) don’th) try

11 Age

Grammar1a) would you liveb) did not / didn’t needc) would you changed) would you saye) weref ) changedg) hadh) would they be

2a) If I understood, I would/’d be able

to explain.b) If I didn’t / did not feel tired, I

would/’d go out tonight.c) If I wasn’t/weren’t in love, I

wouldn’t / would not think about him all the time.

d) If I was/were a liar, I wouldn’t / would not tell the truth.

e) If I could dance, I would/’d go to discos.

f ) If I didn’t / did not love the Rolling Stones, I wouldn’t / would not buy all their albums.

g) If I didn’t / did not have five children, I wouldn’t / would not spend a lot of time cooking.

3a) I wish I didn’t have so many regrets.b) I wish I had a lot of money.c) I wish I could find time to read.d) I wish I had/’d paid attention in

class yesterday.e) I wish I hadn’t / had not overslept

this morning.f ) I wish I hadn’t / had not eaten too

much for dinner last night.g) I wish I was/were good at sports.h) I wish I didn’t / did not feel

anxious all the time.

4a) would have gottenb) had/’d gonec) would have goned) hadn’t / had not workede) wouldn’t / would not have workedf ) would have beeng) would have had

Vocabulary1a) hopefully e) basicallyb) Actually f ) unbelievablyc) Apparently g) Fortunatelyd) Predictably

2a) I don’t go out a lot.b) I like singing rock songs very


c) I can’t drive very well.d) I don’t enjoy going to concerts

very much.e) I don’t remember my childhood

very well.f ) I see my family a lot.g) I live my life very sensibly.h) I don’t go abroad very much.

3a)Hello.Oh, hi. Is Tony there, please?Hold on, please. I’ll try to put you through. … I’m afraid he’s on the other line. Would you like to hold?Yes, thank you.

b)Good morning. Clyde Interiors. Can I help you?Hello. I’d like to speak to Don, please.Speaking. Who’s calling, please?This is Miranda, from Perfect Home magazine.

c)Hello.Joanna? Hi, it’s me.Hi, Tom. Listen, I can’t talk now.Just a quick question, OK? What are you doing later?Tom, hold on. Can you call me back in five minutes?

d)Hello. This is Eva Gomez. Can I help you?Hello. My name is Mike Birdsell.Oh, yes, Mr. Birdsell. Thank you for getting back so quickly. We need to have a meeting.Certainly. Are you available later on today?

Pronunciation1The second speaker sounds more positive and uses a higher tone of voice.

reading1a) 3 b) 2 c) 4 d) 1

2a) 6 b) 7 c) 2 d) 5 e) 1f ) 3 g) 4

3a) very careful thought about your

reasons for doing somethingb) really wanting to do somethingc) help for people who want to have

a babyd) is importante) supported

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writing11 a 2 f 3 d 4 c 5 e 6 b

12 Style

Grammar1a) an old snakeskin cowboy beltb) a pair of black leather motorcycle

bootsc) a pair of ridiculous baggy silk

pantsd) a large checked baseball cape) an old-fashioned brown cotton

shirtf ) a brand-new colorful Italian tieg) a long plain black leather coat

2a) had it sharpened.b) has it washed.c) had it painted.d) had it donee) has it designedf ) has it coloredg) had them whitened

3a) do you have your hair cut?b) you ever had your ears pierced?c) did you last have your eyes tested?d) you like to have your home

redecorated?e) Have you ever had a pair of pants

taken f ) do you have your shoes repaired?g) Have you ever had your picture


Pronunciation3a) unfinishedb) unfinishedc) finishedd) finished

Vocabulary1Clothes Materials Adjectives

to describe clothes




2a) 1 slim

2 wavy3 streaks4 receding5 deep-set6 sideburns7 freckles8 mole

b) 1 built2 tattoo3 bald4 forehead5 goatee6 mustache7 eyeliner

31 makes 6 do2 turn 7 turn3 taking 8 having4 getting 9 making5 get 10 doing

41 try 4 wear 7 go 2 fits 5 get 8 match3 look 6 put 9 look

51 Thank 5 delicious2 welcome 6 glad3 beautiful 7 much4 think 8 mention

Listening1b) his career

2a) T b) T c) F d) F e) T f ) T g) F h) T i) F

3a) a story about becoming wealthyb) he has become even more

successfulc) that makes him speciald) he had a natural talent for noticing e) Lauren has everything that anyone

could want

writing1a) 3 b) 1 c) 4 d) 2

2a) 1 b) 4 c) 3 d) 4 e) 4 f ) 2 g) 2 h) 1

3a) of b) to c) Ø d) as