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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #98312: Double construction for verbs
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    Double construction for verbs

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    1. Flashes of lightning illuminated the sky; I was afraid (go out) for a drive.

    2. It was foggy on the road yesterday; people were afraid (get caught) in traffic.

    3. Her house is located in a remote hamlet; she is afraid (be burgled).

    4. He is afraid (do) a bungee jump from this bridge located over the river.

    5. He always loses his temper; she is afraid (be insulted).

    6. I am sorry (come) in without knocking at your door at a late hour yesterday.

    7. He is sorry (say) hurtful words to me yesterday.

    8. I am sorry (bother) you but could you lend me your laptop?

    9. I am sorry (disturb) you, but you have just received an urgent e-mail.

    10. I am sorry (hear) that your husband suffered from a serious disease this summer.

    11. We are stuck in traffic; I am afraid (miss) my train.

    12. I am sorry (give up) our thorny discussion.

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