Control Work №1
Read the texts and decide if each sentence is True (T) or False (F) according to the texts. Correct the false statements.
Read the text about Kate and complete the sentences 1–5 with the most suitable ending A, B or C.
I’m Kate. I have a grandma and a grandpa. My grandparents’ names are Arthur and Mary. They are always friendly to me.
This is my uncle. His name is Jack. Jack’s son, Tom, is my cousin. He is well-behaved. Laura and Ann are Jack’s daughters, they are my cousins, and they are sometimes naughty.
These are my parents. My mum’s name is Jane and my dad’s name is John. He is a doctor and she is a teacher. My dad is serious, and my mum is often cheerful.
My aunt’s name is Jennifer. Billy is my cousin. He is two years old. He looks like his mother. My cousin is often stubborn. Jennifer is a good mum, she is always polite.
1 My grandmother’s name is … .
A Mary B Arthur C Jennifer
2 My cousin Tom is … .
A well-educated B well-behaved C well-built
3 My mother is … .
A a doctor B a teacher C a housewife
4 My cousin Bill looks like … .
A his mum B his dad C his brother
5 My cousin Bill is … .
A polite B stubborn C serious
VOCABULARY & GRAMMAR TEST
Choose the correct item.
1 If the person you marry dies, you are a ______.
A bachelor B widower C partner
2 Your ______ is the one that all the family have.
A name B surname C nickname
3 If you have any questions, ______ your hand.
A rise B raise C rose
4 In the second form many pupils ______ two foreign languages.
A study B teach C learn
5 Bye, see you ______ Tuesday!
A on B at C in
6 She ______ very pale face.
A has got B have got C have get
7 Are there ______ foreign books in your library?
A some B any C no
8 I met ______ teacher at the bus stop.
A ours B our C us
9 Hello, I am Kate. And what ______ your name?
A is B am C are
10 The ______ books are on the table.
A children’s B children’ C childrens’
Translate the sentences from English into Russian.
1 I like playing hockey and working with computers.
2 That’s very kind of you, I appreciate it.
3 My first impression of him was a bit negative.
4 Kate is afraid of taking her exam.
5 Martha is good at reciting poems.
6 Education is necessary if you want to succeed in life.
7 Many people consider a lecture to be the best method of teaching at higher educational institutions.
8 You have a higher cost of living in a city.
9 I usually get a taxi home when I’m late.
10 The worst thing about living in the country is that public transport is hopeless.
Read about Julie. Fill in the information on the resume.