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 - Punctuation

...is used to indicate possession.

a. A quotation
b. An apostrophe
c. A hyphen

...is used to mark the end of declarative and imperative sentences.

a. A period
b. A comma
c. A semi–colon

A comma...be used between a verb and its direct object or complement.

a. can
b. cannot

When a subordinate clause is followed by the main clause,...is required.

a. a dash
b. a semi–colon
c. a comma

When a comma is used...meaning is....

a. inappropriately, maintained
b. appropriately, changed
c. inappropriately, changed

...precedes decimal numbers.

a. A period
b. A comma
c. A colon

When no connecting word is used to connect two independent clauses, one should use....

a. a comma
b. a semi–colon
c. a period

A question mark is not used at the end of....

a. an indirect question
b. a direct question

In...piece of writing, a dash replaces the parentheses or commas.

a. a formal
b. an informal

...separates a question tag from the rest of the sentence.

a. A dash
b. A semi–colon
c. A comma

To enclose cross–references one uses....

a. parentheses
b. hyphens
c. question marks

In...all words and punctuation are enclosed by quotation marks.

a. indirect speech
b. direct speech

...is used at the end of a sentence or remark to express strong emotion.

a. An exclamation mark
b. A question mark
c. A quotation mark

...are used around a relative clause that defines the noun it follows.

a. Only commas
b. No commas
c. Semi–colons

A question mark is used in parenthesis to express....

a. anger
b. amazement
c. doubt

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


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