× Your coat is broken.
√ Your coat is torn.
× Susan didn t make a fault anyway.
√ Susan didn t make a mistake anyway.
× May I borrow your phone?
√ May I use your phone?
× He becomes better.
√ He got better.
× It was still bright outside.
√ It was still light outside.
× Common students in U.S. don t wear a uniform.
√ The average students in U.S. don t wear a uniform.
× Who cooked this salad?
√ Who made this salad?
× Let me examine your pulse.
√ Let me feel your pulse.
× I forget my hat in the house.
√ I left my hat in the house.
× Did you attend college?
√ Did you go to college?
× His temperature went down.
√ His temperature came down.
× Today s newspapers has his articles on HongKong.
√ Today s newspapers carries his articles on HongKong.
× You ll have a cold if you sleep with your window open.
√ You ll catch a cold if you sleep with your window open.
× I visited her ill mother in the hospital.
√ I visited her sick mother in the hospital.
× She was first prize.
√ She took first prize.
× He lost consciousness for a long time.
√ He has been unconscious for a long time.
× He made a world record.
√ He set a world record.
× Her marriage was happy.
√ She is happily married.
× I ll visit my native place for the first time in ten years this summer.
√ I ll visit my birth place for the first time in ten years this summer.
× Is this seat empty?
√ Is this seat taken?
× I know his face.
√ I know him by sight.
× My watch doesn t move at all. I must get it checked up.
√ My watch doesn t go/work，I ll have it checked up.