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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #91944: Raise / Rise
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    Raise / Rise

     Raise and Rise have similar meanings - to move to a higher position

    Raise - Raised - Raised

    Rise - Rose - Risen

    Raise        A regular transitive verb. It needs an object to complete its meaning.

                   It also means: to bring to maturity, to increase in worth, quantity or size, to elevate, to build, to set upright.

                   I raised my hand to ask a question.

                   They intend to raise taxes.

                   Could you not raise your voice?

                   I was raised by my grandparents.

    Rise         An irregular intransitive verb. It does not take an object.

                   This word has many different meanings: to return from death, to get up, to become higher, to go, to move up, to increase.

                   The sun rises in the east.

                   The moon is setting in the west.

                   The price of food is rising.

                   The temperature rises in summer.

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    1. They the price of food in my country every year.
    2. People don't like when the prices . They have to tighten their belts.
    3. Don't your voice! I don't like when you shout at me.
    4. My uncle is a farmer. He chickens on his farm.
    5. Her parents divorced and she was by her mother.
    6. How much have prices since 2009?
    7. Do you think that the price of petrol will next year in your country?
    8. four children alone hasn't been easy for Susan.
    9. My dough isn't at all! I need to add more yeast.
    10. Ann early in the morning because she works on a farm.
    11. I would have my hand if I had known the answer.
    12. The average global surface temperature of Earth has over the past century.
    13. My grandmother from her favourite armchair and went for a walk.
    14. This report warns about the risks of sea levels.
    15. The last flood caused a in the price of fruits and vegetables.

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