Развитие английского языка

История английского языка

Как появился, развивался и как происходил процесс становления английского языка.Начнем с того, что исторически английский язык развивался совместно с историей Англии...

Викторины - Conjunctions


Do you think this is something...can be learned?


a. who
b. that
c. Nothing (the conjunction can be omitted)


Don't go out...you've finished your work.


a. as
b. while
c. until


Make sure you close all the windows...it starts to rain.


a. after
b. before
c. for


I think I know...he left the job.


a. why
b. until
c. where


...I had known how much I would disappoint him, I woudn't have done it.


a. Whether
b. When
c. If


...you see me, get in the car.


a. As soon as
b. While
c. Whether


My friend John,...lives in California, has a car with a New York license.


a. whose
b. who
c. that


It's usually quite simple to cross the border between the USA and Canada...these two countries have friendly relations.


a. yet
b. and
c. because


...a university professor returns from a sabbatical leave, he should be better qualified.


a. Until
b. When
c. Even though


She's...a snobbish person...nobody likes to be with her.


a. such...that
b. such...as
c. so...that


They got married. They had to learn to manage their own home. (after)



He went crazy. His wife burnt his breakfast. (when)



You can hear what I'm saying. You keep quiet. (if)



I won't invite my classmates to a party. I know them well. (until)



He arrived home. I had already cleaned the house. (by the time)



The first quiz was easy. This one is extremelly difficult. (whereas)



She's snobbish. People like her. (yet)



We're broke. We can't buy anything. (since)



He failed. He won't give up his ideals. (even though)



He fell asleep. He was watching the film. (while)



I don't know...you want to meet that lady. She's such a snob.


that
why
when



He looks...he were sick.


even if
even though
as if, as though



He asked...he could smoke a cigarette.


whether, if
what
that



He insists...I be there.


if
that
as if



He punished the little boy...put salt in his coffee.


who
which
whenever



It was raining hard...we left the office.


where
when
although



He'll have the work done...that you arrive.


when
after
by the time



...I was saying, how many of you want to attend the conference?


As
So
For



He must be rich,...he spends a lot of money on gifts for his girlfriend.


but
for
in order to



We have been having problems with the heater...we bought it.


when
while
since



...he said did not please us.


That
Which
What



I liked the car,...I bought it.


so
for
even so



The picture...is hanging over my bed was painted by an art student.


which
who
whom



Her parents will be very happy...she passes with flying colors.


so that
if
though



Karen is rich;..., her cousin Kate is poor.


a. therefore
b. however
c. otherwise



You'd better take a taxi..., you'll arrive late.


a. Consequently
b. Furthermore
c. Otherwise



I enjoy reading this new magazine..., it has goodarticles.


a. Moreover
b. Nevertheless
c. However



Jack wasn't tired..., he took a nap.


a. Otherwise
b. Hence
c. Nevertheless



Phil was not thirsty;..., he drank five glasses of water.


a. however
b. moreover
c. furthermore



The kids didn't study..., they failed the course.


a. Therefore
b. Nonetheless
c. Otherwise



The weather was terrible..., we decided to delay ourtrip.


a. Furthermore
b. Besides
c. Therefore



You must buy the tickets;..., we won't be able to seethat play.


a. otherwise
b. although
c. besides



The neighborhood isn't very interesting. I like the house,....


a. moreover
b. thus
c. though



We live in the same building;..., we hardly see each other.


a. however
b. therefore
c. furthermore



He didn't earn enough money..., his wife decided to geta job.


a. Moreover
b. Therefore
c. Although



That house isn't big enough for us, and..., it's tooexpensive.


a. furthermore
b. hence
c. although



We have plenty of money and workers;..., we hope to finishthe house remodeling soon.


a. nevertheless
b. unless
c. thus



She's extremely rich;..., she's not snobbish.


a. hence
b. however
c. otherwise



It was a windy and rainy night..., I decided to go out.


a. nevertheless
b. otherwise
c. hence




Викторины - Word Order

a. beautiful
b. to
c. lady
d. what
e. young
f. that
g. happened
h. ?

a. how
b. us
c. waiting
d. has
e. long
f. she
g. been
h. for
i. ?

on the table.


This is .


My father gave ....




Викторины - Will Be Doing, Will Have Done

My English class ends at 3 pm. So at 4 o'clock it...

a. will be ending
b. will have ended

John swims from 9 to 10 every morning. So at 9:30 tomorrow morninghe...

a. will be swimming
b. will have swum

A lot of people...shopping.

a. was
b. were

Tom and Sarah...watching television.

a. was
b. were

I...return your 10 dollars next week.

a. am
b. do
c. will

He...the....




Викторины - Until, Since, For

I've lived in America...I was five years old.

a. until
b. since
c. for

He said he would be away...Monday.

a. until
b. since
c. for

I've....