Exercise 18. Translate the following sentences into English.
Exercise 16. Translate the following sentences into Ukrainian.
Exercise 15. Open the brackets, using the necessary degree of comparison.
1.A. How do you like Smucker's Sweet Orange Marmalade, Mrs. Johnson? В. І think it's (delicious). It's much (delicious) than the marmalade I usually buy. A. We agree with you, Mrs. Johnson. We think Smucker's Sweet Orange Marmalade is (delicious) marmalade in the world. 2. The rivers in America are much (big) than those in England. 3. The island of Great Britain is (small) than Greenland. 4. What is the name of the (high) mountain in Asia? 5. The English Channel is (wide) than the Straits of Gibraltar. 6. Russia is a very (large) country. 7. Which is (large): the United States or Canada? 8. What is the name of the (big) port in the United States? 9. Moscow is the (large) city in Russia. 10. The London underground is the (old) in the world. 11. There is a (great) number of cars and buses in the streets of Moscow than in any other city of Russia. 12. St. Petersburg is one of the (beautiful) cities in the world.
1. English is as difficult as German. 2. My composition is not as long as yours. 3. It isn't as warm today as it was yesterday. 4. The house his aunt lives in is as old as the one his uncle lives in. 5. His apartment isn't as elegant as her apartment, but it's much bigger. 6. Johnny isn't as rich as Don but he is younger and much happier. 7. My dog isn't as friendly as your dog. 8. You can eat as much as you like. 9. A football match isn't as exciting as a hockey match. 10. The hotel isn't as cheap as we expected. 11. His songs aren't as popular as the Beatles' songs. 12. Her brother is as intelligent as his wife.
Exercise 17. Insert either as... as or so ... as.
1. Mike is ... tall ... Pete. 2. Kate is not ... nice ... Ann. 3. My room is ... light ... this one. 4. This book is not ... thin ... that one. 5. Sergei is ... old ... Michael. 6. She is ... young ... Tom's brother. 7. This woman is ... good ... that one. 8. Nick's English is not ... good ... his friend's. 9. I am not ... tall ... Pete. 10. This woman is ... young ... that one. 11.I am ... thin ... you. 12. Kate is ... lazy ... her brother. 13.This child is not ... small ... that one.
1.Він не такий стомлений, як вона. 2. Вправа 2 така ж важка, як і вправа 3. 3. Вона думає, що бокс такий же небезпечний вид спорту, як і боротьба. 4. Цей будинок такий же високий, як і той. 5. Сьогодні вода в річці не така тепла, як учора. 6. Ти не такий розумний, як тато. 7. Індія не така велика, як Китай. 8. Темза така ж красива, як Нева. 9. Його бабуся не така стара, як дідусь. 10. Яблука такі ж смачні, як сливи, але не такі смачні, як груші. 11.Російський музей такий же багатий, як Ермітаж? 12. Державін не такий знаменитий, як Пушкін. 13.Дніпро не такий довгий, як Волга. 14. Минулого року серпень був такий же спекотний, як і липень. 15. Він не такий старий, як я. 16. Вона така ж щедра, як і її бабуся. 17. Його машина така ж зручна (комфортабельна), як і твоя. 18. Екзамен був не таким важким, як ми очікували. 19. Він такий же сильний, як його брат. 20. Цей комп'ютер не такий дoрогий, як я очікував. 21. Її син такий же ввічливий, як і вона. 22. Ця робота така ж цікава, як і твоя.
Exercise 19. Do you agree with these opinions? If not, change them so that they are true for you.
1.British cooking is the best in the world.
2.The news is the most interesting programme on TV.
3.The safest way of travel is by motorbike.
4.Money is the most important thing in life.
5.Football is the most boring game in the world.
6.Computers are the greatest invention of all times.