8.5 LOOKBACK: BEHAVIOUR

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I had no time to (?) the situation and had to act quickly
evaluate/stick to;
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I had no time to evaluate the situation and had to act quickly

-it was too dangerous to (?) the decision till later.
postpone/reach
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-it was too dangerous to postpone the decision till later.

I always try to (?) my principles
betray/stick to
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I always try to stick to my principles

and never (?) them.
go against/arrive at
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and never go against them.

You should (?) the situation thoroughly
explore/follow
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You should explore the situation thoroughly.

and not be afraid of (?) the decision.
doing/putting off
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and not be afraid of putting off the decision.

We would like to take more time to (?) the situation
betray/assess
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We would like to take more time to assess the situation

before we (?) a final decision.
arrive at/follow
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before we arrive at a final decision.

If I hadn't started studying English, I (?) another language.
might study/might have studied
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If I hadn't started studying English, I might have studied another language.

If I hadn't started studying English, I (?) to university.
wouldn't go/wouldn't have gone
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If I hadn't started studying English, I wouldn't have gone to university.

If I hadn't started studying English, I (?) able to watch films in English.
wouldn't be/wasn't
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If I hadn't started studying English, I wouldn't be able to watch films in English.

If I had the chance of living in a different country, I (?) it.
wouldn't take/would have taken
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If I had the chance of living in a different country, I would have taken it.

If I had the chance of living in a different country, I (?) it very hard to make a decision about where.
would find/would have found
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If I had the chance of living in a different country, I would have found it very hard to make a decision about where.

If I had the chance of living in a different country, I (?) to live in Spain.
would choose/would have chosen
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If I had the chance of living in a different country, I would have chosen to live in Spain.

If computers hadn't been invented, the world (?) a less open place.
would be/had been
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If computers hadn't been invented, the world would be a less open place.

If computers hadn't been invented, people would (?) more time together now.
spend/have spent
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If computers hadn't been invented, people would spend more time together now

If computers hadn't been invented, my parents would (?) in different jobs.
end up/have ended up
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If computers hadn't been invented, my parents would have ended up in different jobs.

Is it possible to have (?) without (?)? How about when a disadvantaged person is given special treatment?
f__rn_ss; _q__l_ty
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Is it possible to have fairness without equality? How about when a disadvantaged person is given special treatment?

If kids play team sports, are they more likely to learn cooperation or (?)?
_ggr_ss__n
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If kids play team sports, are they more likely to learn cooperation or aggression?

How can (?) be used as a way of gaining (?) over people or a situation?
g_n_r_s_ty; c_ntr_l
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How can generosity be used as a way of gaining control over people or a situation?

If you were a judge with total (?) would you be able to practise perfect (?) and never show favour towards anyone - even family and friends?
p_w_r; j_st_c_
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If you were a judge with total power would you be able to practise perfect justice and never show favour towards anyone - even family and friends?

You can press a button and eliminate either (?) or ignorance from the face of the earth. Which one would it be?
gr__d
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You can press a button and eliminate either greed or ignorance from the face of the earth. Which one would it be?

The most difficult thing about my day is (travel) to and from work.
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The most difficult thing about my day is travelling to and from work.

I've always been able (learn) new words just by(hear) them.
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I've always been able to learn new words just by hearing them.

It's not very good for a person (be) alone when they're depressed.
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It's not very good for a person to be alone when they're depressed.

I never have time (do) the things I really want to do.
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I never have time to do the things I really want to do.

(Ride) a bike is one of my favourite ways of relaxing.
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Riding a bike is one of my favourite ways of relaxing.

I study English for an hour a day but I keep (make) the same mistakes!
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I study English for an hour a day but I keep making the same mistakes!

I enjoy (able/watch) films in English.
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I enjoy being able to watch films in English.

(have/wear) a uniform is the worst part of my job.
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Having to wear a uniform is the worst part of my job.

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: Excuse me, Wendy. Do have a monument?
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Excuse me, Wendy. Do you have a moment?

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: There's nothing I've meaning to talk to you about.
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There's something I've been meaning to talk to you about.

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: Look, I want you to get the right idea, but...
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Look, I don't want you to get the wrong idea, but...

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: It that just I've noticed that...
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It's just that I've noticed that...

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: I feel brighter if ... in:
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I'd feel better if...

Correct the mistake and add the missing word in: How you fill about that?
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How would you feel about that?


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