IX. Напишите сравнительную и превосходную степень прилагательных

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I. Постройте предложение, выбрав одно из предло­женных.

Often - the cinema - we - go - to.

a) The cinema often go we to.

b) We go to the cinema often.

c) Go to the cinema we often.

d) We often go to the cinema.

The table - and - there - on - is - two- pens - a book.

a) On the table there is two pens and a book.

b) There is two pens and a book on the table.

c) There is a book and two pens on the table.

d) There on the table two pens is and a book.

Last - year - this - institute - I - entered.

a) I entered this institute last year.

b) I last year this institute entered.

c) This institute last year I entered.

d) Entered I last year this institute.

Test - not - long - our - will - take.

a) Our test not long will take.

b) Not long will our test take.

c) Our test will not take long.

d) Will take not long our test.

The tourists - for - already - left - Moscow.

a) The tourists have already left for Moscow.

b) For Moscow have already the tourists left.

c) The tourists for Moscow left have already.

d) The tourists have left for Moscow already.

6. like - today's - she does - weather?

a) She does like today's weather?

b) Does she like today's weather?

c) Does today's weather she like?

d) Does like today's weather she?

7. you- English - speak - can?

a) English can speak you?

b) Can English you speak?

c) You can speak English?

d) Can you speak English?

8. do- where- live- you?

a) Where you do live?

b) Where do live you?

c) Where do you live?

d) Where live do you?

9. tell - didn't - me - you - the truth- why?

a) Why you didn't tell me the truth? . b) Why didn't you tell me the truth?

c) Didn't you tell me the truth why?

d) Didn't why tell me you the truth?

Dr. Watson - not - big- cities- did - like.

a) Dr. Watson did not like big cities.

b) Dr. Watson not like did big cities.

c) Did not Dr. Watson big cities like.

d) Big cities did not Dr. Watson like.

II. Допишите диалоги.

1. А. ... you from Russia?

В. Yes, I .... I'm from Rostov.

2. A. ... they acquainted with Robbie?

B. No, they ...... But I ... acquainted with him.

3. A. Please, remember me to Polly. ... she in the city?

B.Yes, she .... She ...here.

III. Вставьте am, is or are.

1 The weather ... nice today. 2 I...............not tired. 3 This bag...............heavy. 4 These bags...............heavy. 5 Look! There..............Carol. 6 My brother and I...........good tennis players. 7 Ann...........at home. Her children..........at school. 8 I...........a taxi driver. My sister............a nurse.

IV. Напишите предложение. Используйте is/isn't/are/aren't.

1 (your shoes very dirty) ………………………………………

2 (my brother a teacher) .............................................................

3 (this house not very big)...........................................................

4 (the shops not open today) .......................................................

5 (my keys in my bag)..................................................................

6 (Jenny 18 years old)...................................................................

7 (you not very tall)……………………………………………..

V. Вставьте am/is/are (present) или was/were (past).

1 Last year she … 22, so she …. 23 now.

2 Today the weather.......nice, but yesterday it.......very cold.

3 I....hungry. Can I have something to eat?

4 I feel fine this morning but I.......very tired last night.

5 Where..........you at 11 o'clock last Friday morning?

6 Don't buy those shoes. They..........very expensive.

7 I like your new jacket. ......it expensive?

8 This time last year I.......in Paris.

9 'Where...........the children?' 'I don't know. They.......in the garden ten minutes ago.'

VI. Вставьте was/were или wasn't/weren't.

1 We weren't happy with the hotel. Our room …. very small and it ….very clean.

2 George.......at work last week because he.......ill. He's better now.

3 Yesterday......a public holiday so the shops.........closed. They're open today.

4 ‘........Sue and Bill at the party?' 'Sue.........there but Bill.......’.

5 'Where are my keys?' 'I don't know. They.........on the table but they're not there now.'

6 You........at home last night. Where........you?

VII. Вставьте there is / there isn't / is there /there are /there aren't / are there.

1 Kenham isn't an old town. ..............any old buildings.

2 Look! ........................a photograph of your brother in the newspaper!

3 'Excuse me,.................a bank near here?' 'Yes, at the end of the street.'

4 ..............five people in my family: my parents, my two sisters and me.

5 'How many students....................................in the class?' 'Twenty.'

6 'Can we take a photograph?' 'No,......................a film in the camera.'

7 '...................a bus from the city centre to the airport?' 'Yes. Every 20 minutes.'

8 '......................any problems?' 'No, everything is OK.'

9 .......................nowhere to sit down.......................................any chairs.

VIII. Вставьте there is / are / was / were / will be.

1 …………. a good film on TV yesterday evening.

2 .....................24 hours in a day.

3 .....................a party at the club last Friday but I didn't go.

4 'Where can I buy a newspaper?' ‘...................a shop at the end of the street.'

5 When we arrived at the cinema,......................a long queue to see the film.

6 When you arrive tomorrow,.....................somebody at the station to meet you.

7 Ten years ago......................500 children at the school. Now.................more than a thousand.

8 I think everything will be OK. I don't think...............any problems.

IX. Напишите сравнительную и превосходную степень прилагательных.

wide dry cold high sunny hot nice safe wet warm dirty cheap

X. Выберите соответствующую степень сравнения при­лагательных или наречий.

1. His brother is____________than his friend.

a) tall с) the tallest b) taller d) the most tall  

2. He is___________boy in the class.

a) the most tall с) tallest b)tall d) the tallest

3. What's________ news of today?

a) last с) the latest b) late d) later

4. This comedy is _________than that one.

a) interesting

b) most interesting

c) the most interesting

d) much more interesting

5. Andy speaks _______ of all.

a) more fluently с) much more fluently b) the most fluently d) most fluently.

6. This shop is_____than the one round the corner.

a) more expensive с) the most expansive b) expensive d) expensiver.

7. Gas isn't________ electricity.

a) expensive с) more expensive b) so expensive as d) the most expensive.

8. John is___________driver I know.

a) careful с) the most careful b) the carefulest d) more careful.

9. Where's __________ snack bar, please?

a) the nearest с) the most nearest b) the nearer d) more nearer

10. How much is ________ flight to London?

a) cheaper с) the most cheap b) cheapest d) the cheapest.

XI. Напишите вопросы, используя указанные прилагательные в соответствующей степени сравнения.

1. Which is ________ (small) Great Britain of Russia?

2. Which is _________ (modern) Rio or Morocco?

3. Which is__________(large) Italy or China?

4. Which is __________(cheap) London or New York?

5. Which is__________ (dangerous) mountain climb­ing or motorcycle races?

6. Which is__________ (old) Windsor Castle or Buck­ingham palace?

7. Which is___________(exciting) Australia or Canada?

8. Can you come to me_______ (early) than 10, please?

9. Have you anything a bit______ (cheap)?

10. Who is __________ (good) student in your Eng­lish class?

XII. Вставьте my/our/your/his/her/their/its.

1. Do you like ……. job?

2. I know Mr Watson but I don’t know …….. wife.

3. Mr and Mrs Baker live in London. ……son lives in Australia.

4. We’re going to have a party. We’re going to invite all …… friends.

5. Ann is going out with …… friends this evening.

6. I like tennis. It’s …… favourite sport.

7. “ Is that …… car?” “No, I haven’t got a car.”

8. I want to phone Ann. Do you know …….. phone number?

9. Do you think most people are happy in …… jobs?

10. I’m going to wash ……. hair before I go out.

11. This is a beautiful tree. ……. leaves are a beautiful colour.

12. John has a brother and a sister. …..brother is 25 and …….sister is 21.

XIII. Закончите предложения, используя местоимения I/me/he/him и другие, подходящие по смыслу.

1. “Do you know that man?” “Yes, I work with ……”

2. Where are the tickets? I can’t find …… .

3. We’re going out. You can come with ……. .

4. Margaret likes music. ……. plays the piano.

5. I don’t like dogs. I’m afraid of ……. .

6. I’m talking to you. Please listen to …… .

7. Where is Ann? I want to talk to……. .

8. My brother has a new job. ……..doesn’t like …… very much.

XIV. Закончите предложения, используя местоимения myself/yourself и другие, подходящие по смыслу.

1. He looked at ……. in the mirror.

2. I’m not angry with you. I’m angry with …… .

3. Margaret had a nice time in London. She enjoyed …… .

4. My friends had a nice time in London. They enjoyed …… .

5. I picked up a very hot plate and burnt …… .

6. He never thinks about other people. He only thinks about ……. .

7. I want to know more about you. Tell me about …….. .

8. Goodbye! Have a nice holiday and look after ….. !

XV. Выберите правильный вариант.

1. It’s their/theirs problem, not our/ours.

2. This is a nice camera. Is it your/yours?

3. That’s not my umbrella. My/mine is black.

4. Whose books are these? Your/yours or my/mine?

5. Catherine is going out with her/hers friends this evening.

6. My/mine room is bigger than her/hers.

7. They’ve got two children but I don’t know their/theirs names.

8. Can we use your washing machine? Our/Ours is broken.

XVI. Вставьте в предложения some/ any/ no/ someone/ anyone/ no one /somebody/ anybody / nobody/ some­thing/ anything/ nothing/ somewhere/ anywhere / nowhere

1. Do you live ______in the centre?

2. There's ______at the door. Can you go and see who it is?

3. Why are you looking under the table? Have you lost ______?

4. The film is really great. You can ask ______who

has seen it.

5. «Where did you go for your holidays?» - «_______

I stayed at home. »

6. There were _______shops open.

7. We had to walk because there was ______bus.

8. The station is ______.near here.

XVII. Поставьте следующие предложения в вопроситель­ную форму.

1. There is something on the shelf. Is there _________________ ?

2. Somebody was here before us. Was _____________________?

3. She must see somebody in the evening. Must she __________?

4. They did not speak to anybody. Did they ________________?

5. She always speaks something interesting. Does she ________?

6. We have seen him somewhere. Have we _________________?