Fill in the appropriate word
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We should be ____ in food and entertainment.
She got a serious ____ before his first Olympic Games.
His coach was always a ____ for him.
Sportsmen can make _____ with many people all over the world.
Doing exercises every day you can _____ your lifespan.
Sport has improved my _____ on the world.
Sporty people do not put on extra ____.
Put the verbs in brackets into the right tense
He (to take) part in the competition last week.
Sport (to increase) our fitness.
He (to acquire) a strong will and self-confidence already.
If the weather (to be) fine tomorrow, we (to go) skiing.
They (to jog) in the park now.
She (to play) tennis for 2 hours already.
Make up questions
Sport decreases weight. (Why)
They are skating on the skating-rink. (Where)
She will overcome these difficulties soon. (When)
He sacrificed a lot when he was young. (What)
Translate from Russian into English
Если бы ты занимался спортом (to do sport), ты бы чувствовал себя лучше (to feel better).
Если бы она не упала (to fall down) вчера, она бы победила (to win).
Если бы он был профессиональным спортсменом, он бы зарабатывал (to earn) много денег.
Если они не будут рисковать (to take risks), то проиграют (to lose) игру.
Insert the appropriate preposition
Part of the time __ television is devoted __ advertising.
Television is a very important source __ information.
It’s a commercial __ beer.
They keep us informed ___ the rest of the world.
The mass media provides news and information __ the public.
My father is ___ watching this silly soap.
Commercial channels get most of their money __ advertising.
Everything has its pros and cons, the same can be said ___ TV.
Good or bad, television brings the world __ our house.
This program deals ___ the current affairs.
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Fill in the correct word
In my ____ television is very important. I can prove it. There are a ___ of high quality _____ on TV. It gives _____ on many subjects. It shows a lot of ___: old and new. Yes, there is a lot of _____ on TV. But ads are informative. They help you _____ best products. Sometimes they are funny and ____ of humour.
TV gives wonderful possibilities for _____. We see great events which will pass into history. We can see _____ people. TV gives us ______ to see the best actors and performances. We see people in other lands and learn about their _____ and traditions. Lastly it helps _____.
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Write the sentences in Reported Speech
He said: “I won’t buy this video film”
She said: “I have already read the gossip column in the local paper”
Tom said: “I am not a telly addict”
They said : “We don’t like this quiz show”
Ann said : “ I really can’t stand scenes of violence”
She said :”I wasted my time watching this soap yesterday”
He says : “ I am going to buy a new magazine tomorrow”
Translate from English into Russian:
She wished to assist in this work. She wished to be assisted in this work.
My friend was very glad to have found the key of his room.
I don’t want to be addressed in public.
He doesn’t want to be seen in this company.
I pretended to be very angry and left the room, slamming the door behind
I am proud to have been given the opportunity of working on your staff.
This proved to have been our best chance.
She was thrilled not to have lost her watch, after all.
She’ll be annoyed not to find her room tidy.
They were anxious not to appear rude.
Change the structure using the Infinitive:
Example: He is upset because he saw an accident
He is upset to have seen an accident.
He passed his exams. He’s relieved.
She missed her train. She’s angry.
They are in London again. They’re pleased/
He’s late. He’s sorry.
She forgot the date of your party. She is embarrassed.
Tom has won the prize. He is amazed.
Translate from English into Russian (infinitive constructions)
The conference to be held on Monday will settle this problem.
The new theatre to be opened on the 1st of March is the largest theatre in the city.
The iron ore to be mined in this district is of the highest quality.
Much of the equipment not to be moved was destroyed on the spot.
All the people knew the candidates to be elected.
The question still to be answered is whether the two states will come to an agreement.
Translate from Russian into English:
Они гордятся тем, что выполнили свой план в срок.
Я очень рада, что меня похвалили.
Она не любит, когда её перебивают.
Он сожалеет, что его прервали.
Мне очень жаль, что я вас сейчас беспокою.
Он не любит, когда о нём говорят.
Дом, который будет построен на этой улице, будет очень комфортабельным.
Известно, что они живут в Сибири
Я часто вижу, что они играют в теннис.
Он приказал отремонтировать машину.
Translate from English into Russian:
It is too good to be true.
This will be a very difficult thing to accomplish.
It’s very odd to say the least.
I happened to be sitting there.
No one appeared to notice me and my last difficulty seemed overcome.
My friend seemed to have lost his head entirely.
The children are going to be taken back to town in a few days.
He is reputed to have been one of the most outstanding scientists in this field.