№ 1. Вставьте was или were.
The cockerel … crying all night.
My schoolmates … joining the Zoological Society at 6 p.m..… you ever travelling to England when I phoned? – Yes, I ….
My father … speaking to a foreigner at 5 a.m..They … not reading those stories.
№ 2. Закончите предложения, поставив глагол в нужное время Past Simple или Past Continuous.
The teacher … his report. (to write, yesterday)
Nick’s dog …(to eat) its food, when I …(come) in.
The girls … an old book in the room. (to find, yesterday at 4 p.m.)
They … the problem. (not, discuss, all day long)
Alice … her translation. (to finish, last Friday)
His parents … to the South. (to go, last summer)
№ 3. Образуйте предложения в Past Continuous. Образуйте от них отрицательные предложения и вопросительные.
The rain/stop/yesterday at 4 o’clock.
He/ repair / the bike/when/his mum/phone.
They / read / not/ books/at 5 p.m./last Monday.
1. Put in the correct form of the verb to be.
His birthday … celebrated last Sunday.
The girl's backpacks… carried by the boys.
Mitya …bullied by Vasya and Petya.
When …mobile phones invented?
5.How many phone calls …madeyesterday?
2. Put verbs in brackets in the Passive voice and complete the sentences.
Million of books (publish) in Russia last year.
The ring (show) to the clan,-
3…. the dog (walk) at 6 a.m.?4. The coffee (make) by my granny.
5. When … the telephone (invent)?
3. Translate into English.
Письмо написали вчера.
Ключи потеряли в библиотеке
Елку нарядили 20 декабря.
Окна не помыли на прошлой неделе.
Еду купили вечером.
Домашняя работа была сделана вчера.
4.Underline the passive form of the verbs.Translate into Russian.
Millions of e-mails are sent and receivedevery day.
The books about Harry Potter are translatedinto Russian. They are written by an English writer J.K. Rowling.
The shops in England are closed on Sundays.
Application forms are fitted in by the readers in England.
What ingredients are used to make pizza? England is visited by millions of tourists every year.
New computer programs are used in this project.
5. Change the sentences from the Active voice 4o the Passive voice.
People decorate their houses for Christmas in England.
They send millions of Christmas greetings by e-mail. –
They built a lot of houses in Moscow every year.
He reads this newspaper every day.
They don't wash the streets every day.
They are using new computer program in this project.
6. Put the verbs in brackets in the Passive voice.
Mobile phones (use) by millions of people.
When … Bonfire Night (celebrate) in England?
A lot of animals (kill) every year.
What berries (grow) in your garden?
On Bonfire Night a figure of the guy (put) on top of a bonfire.