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Exercise 4. Read the sentences about Brian Johnson and arrange them in the correct order.

UNIT I

THE PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE

Exercise 1. Put the verb into the correct form.

Examples: Water ….boils ....(boil) at 100 degrees centigrade.

Bob .... doesn’t go .... (not/go) to the cinema very often.

How many languages ....do you speak.... (you/speak)

1. The swimming bath ... ... … …(open) at 9.00 and ... … … …(close) at 18.30 every day.

2. What time … … … …(the banks/close) in Britain?

3. I have a car but I … … … …(not/use) it very often.

4. How many cigarettes … … … …(you/smoke) a day?

5. ‘What … … …(you/do)?’ ‘I’m an electrical engineer.’

6. ‘Where … … … …(your father/come) from?’ ‘He … …(come) from Scotland.’

7. If you need money, why ... ... … …(you/not/get) a job.

8. I … … … …(play) the piano, but I ... ... ... ...(not/play) very well.

9. Rice ... ... … …(not/play) in Britain.

Exercise 2. Use the sentences to make questions. Begin your question with the word(s) in brackets.

Examples: Tom plays tennis. (How often?) … …Haw often does Tom play tennis?

Ann watches television. (How often?) How often ............…………....................

I write to my parents. (How often?) ...............................………………...............

I have dinner in the evening. (What time/usually?).......………............................

George works. (Where?) ..........................................…………………….............

I go to the cinema. (How often?) .............................…………………….............

People do stupid things. (Why?) .............................………………......................

The cur breaks down. (How often?) ..…………............................……................

Bob plays tennis. (When?).………………............................................................

He lives in city. (Where?)………………..............................................................

My parents are happy. (Why?)..................…………….........................................

Exercise 3. Read the sentences and correct them. The English is correct but the information is wrong.

Example: The sun goes round the earth. The sun doesn’t go round the earth.

The earth goes round the sun.

1. The sun rises in the west …………………………….………….………............

2. Mice catch cats .…………………………..………..………….….……….........

3. Carpenters make things from metal .......……………………..............................

4. The River Amazon flows into the Pacific Ocean……………..............................

5. Water boils at 50 degrees Celsius……………………………….........................

Exercise 4. Read the sentences about Brian Johnson and arrange them in the correct order.

Here is a typical day for Brian Johnson.

He goes to work by underground.

He gets up at 7 30.

He works for an advertising agency in Manchester.

It makes him 30 minutes to get to the agency.

He usually has lunch in the agency canteen.

He starts work at 9 o’clock.

He has breakfast at 8 o’clock.

He goes to bed at about 11.

After dinner he watches TV or goes out with his wife.



He finishes work at 5.

Then he goes home and has dinner.

What is your typical day like? Describe it please.

 

Exercise 5. Welcome to Stanley’s International Restaurant! It is very special place. Every day Stanley cooks a different kind of food. Work to pairs according to models 1 and 2. Use Stanley’s menu:

Model 1: - What kind of food does Stanley cook on Monday?

- On Monday he cooks Italian food.

- Do you go to Stanley’s International Restaurant on Wednesday?

- Yes, I do.

- Why?

- Because I enjoy Chinese food.

- And do you go there on Sunday?

- No. I don’t. I don’t like American food.

Model 2: - What kind of food do you like?

- I like Russian food.

- When do you go to Stanley’s International restaurant?

- I don’t go there.

- Why?

- Because Stanley doesn’t cook Russian food.

 

STANLEY’S MENU
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Italian food Greek food Chinese food French food Japanese food Mexican food American food

Exercise 6. Harry Jordan’s wife is upset with her husband. That’s what she say to him:

“Harry! I’m really upset! When we sit in the living room, you always watch TV and never look at me. When we eat breakfast together, you always read the newspaper and never talk to me. When we go to parties, you usually sit with your friends and seldom dance with me. And you are lazy! You never help mi. When our windows are dirty, you never wash them. When our car is broken, you never fix it. And when our cats are hungry, you never feed them. Sometimes I think you don’t love me.”

Now imagine that you are the Jordan family’s neighbour. You tell another neighbour why Harry’s wife is upset with him.

Exercise 7. Answer these questions and then ask another student in your class:

What kind of movies do you like? (comedies, dramas, westerns, war movies, science fiction, cartoons)

Who is your favourite movie actor/actress?

What kind of books do you like? (novels, poetry, short stories, detectives)

Who is your favourite writer?

What kind of TV programs do you like? (comedies, talk-shows, news, sport events, soap operas, musical TV)

What is your favourite food?

What kind of music do you like? (classical music, jazz, rock-n-roll)

Which sports do you like? (football, baseball, golf; hockey, tennis)


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