Exercise 10. Translate the following phrases and sentences.

Exercise 6. Translate into English the following expressions.

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Exercise 7. Insert either little or few.

1. has got ... friends. 2. drink ... coffee. I don't like it. 3. We must hurry. We've got very ... time. 4- There are very ... scholarships for students in this university. 5. The Smiths have ... money. They aren't rich. 6. The theatre was almost empty. There were very ... people there. 7. There was ... lemonade in the bottle. There were ... peaches in the basket. 8- I have ... time, so I can't go with you. 9. He has English books. 10. There is ... juice in my glass. Have you got any juice? 11. There are ... bears in the zoo. 12. Tom Canty was the son of poor parents and had very ... clothes. 13. There is too ... soup in my plate. Give me some more, please. 14. The children returned from the wood very sad because they had found very ... mushrooms. 15. There was too ... light in the room, and I could not read. 16. There are very ... people who don't know that the Earth is round.

Exercise 8. Insert much, many, little, few.

 

1. Robert wrote so ... letters that he's never going to write a letter again. 2. She ate so ... ice cream that she's going to have a sore throat. 3. There is ... mayonnaise in Vera's kitchen. She has to go to the supermarket and buy some. 4. There are ... cookies in the box. I should have bought them last Monday. 5. Does your sister read ... ? Yes, she does. And your brother? Oh, he doesn't. He has so ... books, but he reads very ... . 6. Have you ... work to do today? No, not very ... . 7. Walk quicker, please. We have very ... time. 8. I am sorry to say, I have read very ... books by Walter Scott. 9. My brother is a young teacher. Every day he spends ... time preparing for his lessons. 10.1 know very ... about this writer. It is the first book I am reading. 11. The pupils of our class ask ... questions at the lesson. They want to know everything. 12. You do not make ... mistakes in your spelling. Do you work hard at it? Oh, yes, I do, I work very ....

Exercise 9. Insert either a little or a few. Write your own recipe of any dish youd like.

This is my mother's favorite recipe for fruitcake, and everybody says it's out of this world!

1.Put 3 cups of flour into a mixing bowl. ________________________________________

2.2. Add ... sugar. ________________________________________

3.Slice ... apples. ________________________________________

4.Cut up ... oranges. ________________________________________

5.Pour in ... honey. ________________________________________

6.Add ... baking soda. ________________________________________

7.Chop up ... nuts. ________________________________________

8.Add ... salt. ________________________________________

9.Mix in ... raisins. 10. Bake for 45 minutes. ________________________________________

Enjoy, dear!

 

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Exercise 11. Insert much, many, little, few, a little, a few.

1.When we walked ... farther down the road, we met another group of students. 2. Have you got ... money on you? I'm sorry. I have very ... money at the moment. 3. At the conference we met ... people whom we knew well. 4. There are very ... old houses left in our street. Most of them have already been pulled down. 5. If you have ... spare time, look through this book. You will find ... stories there which are rather interesting. 6. There are ... things here which I cannot understand. 7. Shall I bring ... more chalk? No, thank you. There is ... chalk on the desk. I hope that will be enough for our lesson. 8. He had ... English books at home, so he had to go to the library for more books. 9. She gave him ... water to wash his hands and face. 10. I'd like to say ... words about my journey. 11. After the play everybody felt ... tired. 12. Let's stay here ... longer: it is such a nice place. 13. There were ... new words in the text, and Peter spent ... time learning them. 14. There was ... hay in the barn, and the children could not play there. 15. My friend isn't going to the concert this evening because he has got ... work to do. 16. My mother knows German ... and she can help you with the translation of this letter. 17. He's got very ... time left. If he doesn't hurry up, he'll miss the plane.

 

Exercise 12. Put in a few, few, a little or little.

► I don't think I can lift this box on my own. I need..a little ........... help.

Few. tourists visited Northern Ireland in the 1980s because of the terrorism there.

 

1The postman doesn't often come here. We receive............................................. letters.

2The snow was quite deep. There seemed............................................... hope of completing our journey.

3 Trevor isn't finding it easy to fix the shelves. He's having............................................. trouble.

4Sarah is exhausted. She's having.................................................... days' holiday next week.

5David quite likes golf, but unfortunately he has................................................... ability.

6I can speak...................................................... words of Swedish, but I'm not very fluent.

 

Exercise 13. Use it is (it's) or is it?

1. What time .? 2. raining again. 3. . very late. We must go home. 4. .. cold out? - Yes, put on your coat. 5. true that Bill can fly a helicopter? 6. What day .. today? .. Tuesday? - No, .. Friday. 7. about three miles from the airport to the center of the city. 8. . possible for me to phone you at your office? 9. Shall we walk to the cafe? - I don't know. How far . 10. Jack's birthday today. He's 18. 11. .. a pity that Ann can't come to the party on Saturday. 12. I don't believe it. . impossible.

Exercise 14. Use it or there.

1.___________ was a strong wind yesterday. 2. Look!______ 's snowing. 3. We can't go skiing.______ isn't any snow. 4. Did _______ rain yesterday? - No,__________________________ was nice. 5._________________________ 's dark in this room. Can you turn on the light? 6.____________________________ 's a big black cloud in the sky._________ 's going to rain. 7._____________ was a storm last night. Did you hear it? 8.___ 's a long way from here to the nearest shop.

Exercise 15. Write questions with How far ...?

Pattern:(here/airport) How far is it from here to the airport?

1. (New York/Washington) .....?

2. (Kirovohrad/Kyiv) .... ?

3. (your house/the university) .................................................................................................................................. ?

4. (your house/the center of the town) .................................................... ?

5. (the hotel/the beach) ....?

6. (Your house/your best friend's house) ..... ?

7. (your house/the nearest disco club) ..................................................................................................................... ?

8. (your house/the library) ... ?

Exercise 16. Change the sentences using it.

Pattern: I don't want tea, I want coffee. It's not tea I want, it's coffee. 1. I don't love you, I love Peter. 2. Carol isn't the boss, Sandra is. 3. I don't hate the music, I hate the words. 4. I didn't lose my glasses, I lost keys. 5. Bob isn't getting married, Jim is. 6. I didn't see Judy, I saw Jill. 7. He's not studying Maths, he's studying Physics. 8. Max isn't crazy, you are. 8. You don't need a nail, you need a screw. 10. Ann isn't intelligent, Kate is.

Exercise 17. Change sentences to emphasize each part in turn.

1.The baby put marmalade on Dad's trousers this morning. 2. Maria gave her old bicycle to Pat last week. 3. Carl broke the kitchen window with a ladder today. 4. Mark met Cathy in Germany in 1999.

Exercise 18. Ask questions with:

Is there... ? or Are there... ?

(any (any
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1. (any cigarettes) in the box? 2. (a man) ... in the room? 3. (any money) clothes) ... in the wardrobe? 5. (a key) ... in the door? 6. (any universities) .. computers) ... in the office? 8. (an apple tree) ... in the orchard?

Was there ... ? or Were there ... ?

1. (a clock) ... on the wall near the window? 2. (a carpet) ... on the floor? 3. (any pictures) ... on the wall near the door? 4. (a small table) ... in the middle of the room? 5. (any flowers) ... on the table? 6. (any books) ... on the shelves? 7. (an armchair) ... in the corner near the door? 8. (a sofa) ... opposite the door?

Exercise 19. Matching/sentence completion. Complete the following sentences with the most suitable word/s from the list below

 

it's there's it's there's it's there's it's there's it's there's
it's there's it's there's it's there's it's there's it's there's

 

  1. .... no wonder Dad felt angry. His car was smashed.
  2. no use telling me now. I needed to know a week ago.
  3. . no denying that he is a very good swimmer.
  4. no longer necessary to have a visa to visit the country.
  5. no need to explain how it works.
  6. . ..no doubt about the author of this book.
  7. .. no reason to be sad.
  8. .. no good getting annoyed.
  9. .. no secret that he wants to remain in his office.
  10. no opportunity of going anywhere tonight.

 

Exercise 20. Translate the sentences.

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Exercise 21. If the sentence is correct, put a +, if not, then give the right variant.

 

1. There is a very good reason for my decision.  
2. Was there too many people trying t et to the football match?  
3. There isnt anything that you can do about it.  
4. There were only a bottle of milk, some eggs, and butter in the fridge.  
5. There arent a lot of workers at our plant.  
6. There were nothing at all but the wind outside.  
7. There were no mistakes in his pronunciation.  
8. Were there accidents there every week?  
9. There was no way out, was there?  
10. It will be a party in the club on Friday night.