Упражнения на функции инфинитива
1. Найдите предложения, в которых инфинитив выполняет функцию подлежащего, сделайте перевод:
1. The task jf the police was to find the thief and recover the stolen property.
2. The expert supposes that both crimes might have been committed by the same person.
3. The first person to be interviewed was the eye – witness of the road accident.
4. To fight crime is the task not only of the Militia but of the whole population as well.
5. The investigator was to have solved the crime.
2. Определите форму и функцию инфинитива и переведите предложения на русский язык.
1. In the middle of the 19th century the colonial policy of the British Government was to transform Australia into a producer of cheap wool and meat for Britain.
2. In order to begin prosecution it is necessary to have evidence establishing the fact of the commission of the crime.
3. The case was to be considered as soon as possible.
4. One of the basic problems to be solved by criminological research is how the social structure effects human behavior.
5. The duty of the state is to provide education to all its citizens.
3. Переведите предложения; найдите слова с отрицательным значением.
1. No member of the International Court may act as a council or advocate in any case.
2. The British trade union movement is neither as strong nor as effective as it should be.
3. A justice after 65 may not serve in a Juvenile Court unless specially authorized.
4. Never in the past has the working people movement for peace been so strong.
5. No state can ignore international law.
4. Переведите предложения, обращая внимание на оборот "Именительный падеж с инфинитивом".
1. He is hard to please.
2. He is difficult to deal with.
3. There is nothing to be done.
4. The house is to let.
5. The text is difficult to translate.