Тема: Формы герундия.
1. Переведите глаголы на английский язык, обращая внимание на предлоги: жаловаться, настаивать, возражать, продолжать, соглашаться, откладывать, бояться, полагаться на, привыкший к.
2. Раскройте скобки, употребляя требующуюся форму герундия:
1. Excuse me for (to break) your beautiful vase.
2. You never mentioned (to be) in Greece.
3. She was proud of (to award) the cup of champion.
4. I don’t remember ever (to meet) your sister.
5. I don’t remember (to ask) this question.
6. The cat was punished for (to break) the cup.
7. The cat was afraid of (to punish) and hid itself under the sofa.
8. The machine needs (to clean).
9. I am quite serious in (to say) that I don’t want to go abroad.
3. Замените выделенные части предложений герундиальными оборотами. Измените конструкцию предложения, где необходимо.
1. When the boy entered the room, he glanced curiously around.
2. The patient felt much better after he had been given proper treatment.
3. Just before I left the classroom, I was approached by a fellow- student who asked me to help him.
4. Looking at the man attentively, she remembered that she had seen him and spoken to him on several occasions.
4. Переведите на русский язык, обращая внимание на герундий.
1. I don’t mind wearing this dress.
2. She couldn’t help smiling.
3. He never agreed to their going on that dangerous voyage.
4. All the happiness of my life depends on your love.
5. I insist on being told the truth.
6. The baby looked like crying.
7. I object to his borrowing money from you.
8. I stretched out my hand to prevent her from falling.
9. The poor peasant thanked Robin Hood heartily for having helped him.
10. He gave up the idea of hearing from her.
11. We are looking forward to seeing you soon.