Стартовая контрольная работа
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А1. Look! It __________ .
A2. I have a car but I ______ it very often.
A3. We needed some money so we _______ our car.
A4. Tom _______ a photograph of me while I wasn’t look .
A5. Why _______ to play tennis last Friday?
didn’t Jim want
hasn’t Jim want
isn’t Jim want
A6. I’m sure she ______ if you explained the situation to her.
A7. Can I have ________ milk in my coffee, please.
A8. Will have to hurry. We haven’t got _______ time.
a lot of
A9. The course begins ____7 January and ends ____ to March.
A10. He hasn’t lived in Britain all his life he loved in India _______ four years.
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Secondary Education in Britain
Gravity in Space
How to Win New customers?
Nowadays most British children go to comprehensive schools which take pupils of all abilities without any exams. Comprehensive schools offer a wide choice of subjects from art and craft to the sciences and computer studies. Pupils at comprehensive schools are quite often put into “sets” for such subjects as mathematics or languages. Sets are small groups of children formed according to ability in each subject. For example the child may be in the highest set for maths but in the lowest set for French. All pupils move to the next class automatically at the end of the year.
Plans have been suggested for building giant colonies in space, housing thousands of people. The land areas would be on the inside surfaces of giant cylinders or wheels which would spin round to provide gravity similar to the Earth’s. Inside people could walk around as freely as on Earth and grow their own food.
A collections called “White Irises” brought victory to Helena Venedictova of Omsk at the Russian final of the Smirnoff International Fashion Awards 2001. Now she will represent Russia at the international finals to be held in Toronto this November. “I’ll try hard to win in Toronto,” Venedictova said.
The human race is about to enter a new age of travelling and living in space. Shuttles will one day make journeys into space as common as ordinary airplane flights today. Space cities holding thousands of people will circle the Earth, metals will be mined, and one day special trees might be developed so that can grow on comets and distant planets.
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How I Became a writer
A fiction writer is a person who C1________ stories.
At the age of eight, in 1924, I was C2_______ away to boarding school in a town Weston-Super-Mare.
Instead, I had a C3_______ wish to go abroad, to travel , to see distant lands.
I was told it would be C4_______ Africa.
We went C5______ the Bay of Biscay and called in at Gibraltar.
By the summer of 1939, it became obvious that there was going to be a C6_______ with Hitter’s Germany.