Входное тестирование по английскому языку 8 класс
учитель английского языка
МБОУ ""Лицея №34" г. Новокузнецка
Прокофьева Валерия Вячеславовна
Listen to the text “A clever answer” and do the tasks below.
Answer the following questions.
Who did the American travel with?
What did he always do for his children?
Why did the children frighten the animals?
Why did the American ask about the price of the Zoo?
What did the Zookeeper answer?
Finish the sentences.
One day the American came to…
In the Zoo the children…
In the evening they asked him to…
The American wanted to buy the Zoo for …
The text is called “A clever answer” because…
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11. When was W. Disney born?
12. Was his father rich or poor?
13. When did Walt begin to draw?
14. When did Walt begin his carrier?
15. When did he create his first film studio?
16. When was created Mickey Mouse?
17. When did W. Disney get his first Oscar?
18. How many Oscar’s did he get?
19. When was opened the first Disneyland?
20. When and where did he die?
Биография и творческий путь Уолта Диснея.
Walt Disney is a famous American producer. He is mostly known for his cartoons. Our favourite characters live in a fairy Disney Land in California.
Walt Disney was born on the 5th of December in 1901, in Chicago. His father was a poor Irish immigrant. Walt began to draw at 7 years old. He liked to do it very much. Soon his family went to Kansas City where Walt began his carrier of an artist. In 1919 he was interested in making advertisements. After that, in 1920 he created his first film studio.
In 1923 Walt went to Hollywood with his brother Roy. They opened a film studio there. A bit later they managed to get an order for making cartoons.
By 1925 Walt created some animated cartoons.
Mickey Mouse was created in 1928. The cartoons about this character were the first sound cartoons. Walt Disney made a lot of films: Steamboat Willie, The Skeleton Dance, Silly Symphonies, Flowers and Trees, The Band Concert, Three Little Pigs, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Pinocchio, Dumbo, Bambi, Cinderella, Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan, Lady and the Tramp, Sleeping Beauty, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, The Sword in the Stone and many others. Besides he created many famous and beloved characters.
In 1932 Walt Disney got his first grant Oscar. Then he would get 28 else.
Since 1930 he was at the head of a cartoon empire. He began to sell his characters in different forms: books, toys, souvenirs, etc.
In 1955 Disneyland in California was opened. It was very popular and by 1965 it was visited by 50 mln people. In 1971 the second park was opened in Florida. But it happened after Walt Disney's death. Walt Disney died on the 15th of December in 1966, in Los Angeles.
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What … you doing now?
I … writing the test.
She usually … TV in the evening.
She … TV now.
Where is Mike? He … football.
I … English every day.
We often … to each other.
My mother … very well.
My brother … tennis last year.
Script "A Clever Answer"
A rich American travelled all over the world with his family. One day he came with his children to Great Britain. They went to different places and the American always bough them something they liked and asked for. One day they came to the English Zoo. His sons were bad children. They ran, jumped and cried loudly and frightened the animals all day. They also gave food to the animals. In the evening they told their father, “We like the Zoo. Buy it for us!”
The American asked the Zookeeper, “How much does the Zoo cost? My children like it very much. I want to buy the Zoo”. “We are not going to sell it, but we can buy children for the Zoo,” was the answer.
Keys: A: 1. with his family. 2. He bought them what they wanted. 3. Because they were bad. 4. Because he wanted to buy it for his children. 5. That the Zoo could buy his children.
B: 1. Great Britain. 2. ran, jumped, cried, gave food to the animals. 3. buy the Zoo.4. the children. 5. the Zookeeper could show the American that his children did not have any manners/ were bad children.
11. in 1901
13. at 7 years old
14. when he moved to Kansas City
15. in 1920
16. in 1928
17. in 1932
19. in 1955 in California
20. in 1966
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