FCE errors

B2 First Error Correction Exercises 2

See if you can correct these mistakes (the solutions are below)

Mistakes

Sometime it’s possible to exit from the house for visit some friends

It's impossible to have less hour every day

If I born again I want to change my job

I'm looking in other company for find a new job

The major activity are related to...

For the major of people that work in software area

I want try to change

We work with other company

 

Solutions

Sometimes it’s possible to leave the house to visit some friends - it is more common to say 'to leave a place' rather than 'to exit a place'

It's impossible to have fewer hours every day - use 'fewer' with countable plural nouns in a negative comparative. Use 'less' with uncountable nouns in negative comparatives.

If I was born again I would change my job - Use the 2nd conditional for hypothetical present situations. If + subject + past simple..., subject + modal (would) + infinitive...

I'm looking at other companies to find a new job. Use 'another' + singular nouns. Use 'other' + plural nouns.

The main activities are related to...

For the majority of people that work in software areas

I want to try to change

We work with other companies

 

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