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Writing Task 1 Revision – Exercise on Paraphrasing



Exercise: Rephrase the following Writing Task 1 sentences using your own words.


Example Sentence: From 1990 to 2005, the percentage of employees at Brunex who cycled to work increased from 15% to 33%.


Rephrased: Standing at 15% in 1990, the proportion of Brunex employees cycling to work experienced a significant growth to 33% in 2005.


1, In 2019, the number of charging stations for electric cars in the city of Malia (57) was higher than that in Solen (30).


Rephrased: ……….……….……….……….……….



2, Among three schools, including Bistol, Dynami and Wokel, Bistol recorded the highest score in the recent national history test.


Rephrased: ……….……….……….……….……….



3, The number of cars in the town of Ellon rose from 1,200 to 3,000 from 2000 to 2005 but declined to about 2,800 in 2009.


Rephrased: ……….……….……….……….……….



4, In 2010, a new library was built in the South of the Denver High School, while a new sports complex was constructed in the North.


Rephrased: ……….……….……….……….……….



5, After the Marketing department submits a new strategy proposal, the executive board has one week to either approve or reject the proposal.


Rephrased: ……….……….……….……….……….


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