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Анатолий
Анатольевич
Eфремов

Lesson 12

Examination Practice

A. Grammar & Vocabulary Practice

Прочитайте приведённый ниже текст. Преобразуйте слова, напечатанные заглавными буквами в конце строк, обозначенных номерами B4–B13 так, чтобы они грамматически соответствовали содержанию текста. Заполните пропуски полученными словами. Каждый пропуск соответствует отдельному заданию B4–B13.

B4 Melina was very enthusiastic about picking up her new scooter. ENTHUSIAST
B5 The politician is trying to find a diplomatic solution to crisis. POLITICS, DIPLOMAT
B6 Howard is a very energetic person. ENERGY
B7 We had to memorize a lot of words for the spelling test. MEMORY
B8 Personally, I believe that the government should preserve the historic buildings in the city center. PERSON, HISTORY
B9 You must apologize to him for your rude behavior. APOLOGY
B10 John had to get psychological help after his mother's death because he had become very emotional. PSYCHOLOGY, EMOTION
B11 The firefighter was given a medal for the heroic rescue of the little boy from the burning building. HERO
B12 The play we saw at the theatre was symbolic. SYMBOL
B13 Children should be medically examined at least twice a year. MEDICINE

 

B. Grammar & Vocabulary Practice

Прочитайте приведённый ниже текст. Преобразуйте слова, напечатанные заглавными буквами в конце строк, обозначенных номерами B4–B11 так, чтобы они грамматически соответствовали содержанию текста. Заполните пропуски полученными словами. Каждый пропуск соответствует отдельному заданию B4–B11.

B4 The longest-living person officially recorded lived to be 122 years and 164 days long. OFFICIAL
B5 In general, the number of people who live to be over one hundred is increasing, especially among women, yet there isn't a single scientist who can fully explain this phenomenon. SCIENCE
B6 Some of them claim that it's purely a biological fact. BIOLOGY
B7 However, in the developing countries, where scientific progress is slower, life expectancy is much less. SCIENCE
B8 According to medical records, life expectancy for these people is about forty years. MEDICINE
B9 Economic reasons are mainly responsible for this and as a result a high percentage of the population suffers from malnutrition. ECONOMICS
B10 One must also emphasize the fact that sanitary conditions in developing countries are rather unhygienic. EMPHASIS, HYGIENE
B11 To summarize, proper housing and sanitation, adequate healthcare and a nutritious diet play an important part in a person's life expectancy. SUMMARY, NUTRITION