Reading test (The 6th form)
The most popular sport in Britain is football. Every large city has its own professional football team. Rugby is a fast rough sport that is also very popular in Britain. The English play both rugby and football in winter. In summer they enjoy playing cricket.
British children are encouraged to take up a sport or a hobby in their free time. Popular indoor activities include collecting things such as model cars, coins, stamps or stickers of football players or pop stars.
Popular free-time activities for many British people are going to the cinema, theatre or a restaurant or watching TV or playing computer games.
In the USA the most popular sports are American football and baseball.
American play football in winter months. Families attend games together or watch national games on TV. Baseball is a summer sport and it is also a national sport of America.
American children collect things like the British. Baseball cards are very popular.
Other popular thing is being a member of a club or society, going to the cinema, eating out, visiting parks or museums, watching TV and surfing the net.
I.Agree or disagree
1) Most British people like football
2) Baseball is a winter sport.
3) Children collect things as a hobby
4) British people like to go to the theatre.
5) American children like to collect baseball cards.
II. Find English equivalents in the text
1) быстрый грубый вид спорта
2) заниматься спортом
3) марки или наклейки
4) член общества
5) поиск информации в сети