1.It’s not that I don’t want to tell you the truth but that I have promised Maggie I won’t tell anyone.
2.I’ve been working hard all day and now I do need a good rest. I really deserve it.
3.She has persisted in learning English and Japanese in the past ten years.
4.I don’t think my English is that good. Actually, I’m still learning.
5.I don’t think the movie was that interesting. In fact, I fell asleep during the most exciting scene!
6.Your English is very good.—I wouldn’t say that. There’s still a lot for me to learn.
7.Studying for a test is actually very boring.
8.It takes a few years time to learn to speak English well.
9.How come you were late for class this morning?
10.You know, I failed the English test again!—How come?
11.I got up early this morning in order to come to class on time.
12.I didn’t tell her the truth so that she wouldn’t be worried about me.
13.I’ve borrowed some money from my roommate so as to buy a birthday present for my girlfriend.
14.To learn English well, I need to do a lot of reading first.—That’s the point.
15.I didn’t mean to cheat you, but I didn’t want to hurt your feeling.
16.Do you happen to have Judy’s home address?
17.Say, why don’t you come over sometime? We can chat over a cup of tea.
18.All right, don’t do anything about it until I come over!