Барашкова, 5. Lesson 11

Complete the following sentences with a / an, the or no article.
1. When you meet someone for the first time it is polite to shake hands.
2. There are a lot of questions on page 15.
3. Who lives on the 15th floor?
4. You can find the same question in part two.
5. I was here last year.
6. That was the last day of a voyage.
7. Are you going to read the same book next year?
8. Shall I answer the next question?
9. It will take us an hour to discuss the main problems.
10. I have been here for a week, she said in a sad voice.
Complete the following sentences with a, the or no article.
1. Have you ever been to Northern Ireland?
2. The United Kingdom is washed by the Atlantic Ocean in the north.
3. Are there any rivers in the south of Wales?
4. The Azov Sea is in the south of Russia.
5. I want to go to South America some day.
6. Egypt is to the south of Russia.
7. Is it warm in North America now?
8. He wrote a lot of books about the South Pole.
9. Wales is in the western part of Great Britain.
10. This kind of fish lives in the Black Sea.
Write the plural.
1. Poppies look like red cups.
2. The green leaves look like toys.
3. The ladies became friends.
4. The farmer bought ten sheep and fifteen geese two days ago.
5. Sportsmen eat a lot of vegetables, don’t they?
6. I like to visit art museums, picture galleries and exhibitions.
7. The boys like to read biographies of famous seamen.
8. Pianos are very expensive, aren’t they?
9. Do you know anything about his scientific theories and discoveries?
10. How many libraries are there in these two cities?
Use the correct verb form. Active or Passive?
1. A new school was built in the town last year.
2. These bicycles are made in Russia.
3. My uncle built this house ten years ago.
4. That bridge was built in 1920.
5. Somebody told her the news two days ago.
6. French is spoken in Canada.
7. These French students speak three languages.
8. I was asked at the last lesson.
9. At the last lesson I asked the teacher about the tests.
10. Bread is sold at this shop.
Which is right? Complete the sentences.
1. My grandfather used to work a lot in the garden, but he doesn’t feel well now. He has to stay in bed.
2. She used to live in Moscow. But two years ago she moved to St Petersburg.
3. They have lived in this house since 2002.
4. I think they will move to a new house next week.
5. What were you doing when the teacher came)?
6. When I came into the classroom, the pupils were written a dictation.
7. She broke a cup while she was washing up.
8. Who did you see after the lesson?
9. Who did you see after the lesson?
10. Who lived in this flat many years ago?
Use the words in brackets to complete the sentences.
1. When I came back from school my little sister was sleeping.
2. When I was a child I used to play computer games. Now I have a lot of things to do. I don’t play computer games.
3. While the girls were drawing something, the boys were playing computer games.
4. Я никогда не играл в эту игру. I have never played this computer game.
5. В этой части страны никогда не идет дождь. It never rains in this part of the country.
6. Yesterday when we left the library, it was raining.
7. I think it will snow next week.
8. What terrible weather we are having now. It is raining hard.
9. It always rains here in autumn.
10. I used to buy a lot of puzzles, but now I am not interested in them.
Ask a question about the information underlined in each of the following sentences using Who or What.
1. Somebody brought this toy to the kitchen. Who brought the toy to the kitchen?
2. Linda brought something interesting. What did Linda bring?
3. Somebody was cleaning the floor. Who was cleaning the floor?
4. Sveta was cleaning something. What was Sveta cleaning?
5. Somebody has cooked porridge for us. Who has cooked porridge for us?
6. Granny has cooked something nice. What has Granny, cooked?
7. Somebody found the tickets yesterday. Who found the tickets yesterday?
8. Anton found something yesterday. What did Anton find yesterday?
9. Something has helped him. What has helped him?
10. Tom helped somebody. Who did Tom help?
Ask a question about the information underlined in each of the following sentences using where,
when or another question word.
1. He came in the afternoon. When did he come?
2. It rained yesterday. When did it rain?
3. It will snow next month. When will it snow?
4. He used to visit this exhibition. What did he use to visit?
5. He is going to invite Tom’s sister. Who is he going, to invite?
6. The Chinese language is spoken in Singapore. Where is the Chinese language is spoken?
7. He had to buy two bags. How many bags did he have to buy?
8. He has been to London. Where has he been?
9. He wants to be a policeman. Who does he want to be?
10. He is Bill’s friend. Whose friend is he?
Translate the sentences from Russian into English.
1. Сейчас не идет дождь. It is not raining now.
2. Сейчас не идет снег. it is not snowing now.
3. Думаю, завтра пойдет снег. I think it will snow tomorrow.
4. Там никогда не идет снег. It never snows there.
5. Вчера шел снег. It snowed yesterday.
6. Вчера шел снег? Did it snow yesterday?
7. Вчера в пять часов шел снег. It was snowing at five o’clock?
8. На прошлой неделе был дождь? Did it rain last week?
9. Когда был дождь? When did it rain?
10. Там часто идут дожди? Does it often rain there?
Correct each sentence. Do not change the underlined words.
1. The firemen saved five women and three babies the other day.
2. The people wanted to save their lives.
3. Sunglasses are not sold in this shop.
4. This poem was written last year.
5. Who invited you to the party last month?
6. Were you invited to the party?
7. Was the house built many years ago?
8. The window is broken.
9. When we left the office it was raining.
10. It was snowing at this time yesterday,