Use make, get or keep with each expression.
Get into trouble
Make a resolution
Make a promise
Get a promotion
Make someone feel something
Keep your word
Get even with someone
Make an impression
Keep on at someone
Complete each of the following sentences
with the expressions above in the correct form.
Have you resolved
your doubts about whether to marry Mike yet?
____________ a very good
____________ on my
mother. She thinks you're great!
____________ a lot of useful
working for her uncle and now she'd like
to start up her own business.
____________ of where to send
their son to school by letting him choose.
- His teacher told him he would
____________ if he
continued to hang around with that group of boys.
____________ terribly guilty when she
said how upset she was that I hadn't been in touch.
- She was so unhappy in her job that she
____________ by the end of the year.
- I think we can
____________ a definite
over the competition if we launch our new model in January.
- You can never believe Jim when he promises to do something. He just seems unable to
- I can't believe that Fiona humiliated me like
____________ with her if it's the
last thing I do.
- I wish my boss wouldn't
all the time to finish the report.
It doesn't have to be done until the end of the month.
He's managed to
____________ to stop
smoking for six weeks now.
- My sister has just
she's head of her department.
- If he
____________ of any more
newspapers, he will have a virtual monopoly of the media.
- Passing her exams has
____________ to her levels of self-confidence!