При записи на курсы английского для взрослых с нуля
целесообразно проводить тест, чтобы убедиться, что учащийся в самом деле абсолютно не владеет английским. Некоторые
кандидаты скромно умалчивают о наличии у них пассивного багажа знания языка, а вскоре после начала занятий выясняется, что им скучно - они многое уже знают... Им требуется не
та же самая методика, какая нужна действительно начинающим.
Choose the word with the closest meaning
6-111. Although he is over seventy years old, Mr. Smith is still very active.
6-112. We will inform you as soon as we have new information.
6-113. She is the offspring of a famous author.
6-114. Children are vulnerable to abuse. They are practically defenceless.
(a) blackmailed by
(b) attracted to
(c) injured by
(d) due to
(e) unprotected from
6-115. When we went to Hawaii, we were given a warm welcome by the local inhabitants.
6-116. Smoking is a serious health danger.
6-117. She took a glimpse at the person sitting opposite her.
(a) an intense stare
(b) a glare
(c) a short look
(d) a close examination
6-118. Be careful with the plates. They are easily broken.
6-119. The man who takes care of sheep is found sleeping on the green pasture.
6-120. Throw your cigarette into the container meant for that purpose.
6-121. Large numbers of people who were killed or injured were reported in this accident.
6-122. The young bull has been sold in the market for sixty dollars.
6-123. I bought those clothes on a sudden urge.
6-124. At what time exactly will the performance commence?
6-125. The travelers had to endure numerous hardships.
6-126. Filled with rage, he picked up a vase and smashed it.
6-127. Richard could not recollect what he had said to Francis.
6-128. The whole country was in chaos when the government was overthrown.
6-129. All the runners were exhausted after the marathon.
6-130. This loaf of bread is not fresh. Don't eat it.
6-131. I don't like to go to the movies alone.
(c) by myself
(d) on myself
6-132. We were not surprised when he failed to appear at the meeting.
(a) come back
(b) find out
(c) show up
(d) show off
(e) come on 6-133. Ruth has made up her mind to settle in California for good.
(b) to do good
(c) to improve her health
(d) to enjoy a good time
6-134. Critics don't think much of this book.
(a) have never read
(b) have a poor opinion of
(c) have not heard much
(d) seldom think about
(e) don't deal with