Название: Английский язык - Методические указания (Бельская Г. А)
2. vocabulary practice
2.1. Read the following words and give their Russian equivalents
2.2. Check if you know 3 forms of the following verbs. Translate them
To burn, to salt, to smoke, to pickle, to cut, to serve, to drink, to eat, to store, to freeze, to spice, to curry.
2.3. Make up all possible word combinations
2.4. Read and translate the following words
The rich, poor people, beggars, sailors, peasants, lords, masters, servants, lower classes.
2.5. Match the words in A with their equivalents from the text in B
2.6. Match the words and phrases in A with their opposites in B
2.7. Match English adverbs in A with their Russian equivalents in B
3. Grammar practice
3.1. Form the comparative degree of the following adjectives, translate them
Poor, healthy, good, low, dirty, rich, hard, hot, coarse, available.
3.2. Translate the following parts of the sentences paying attention to the use of would + (bare) infinitive when speaking about things that happened regularly in the past
a) the loaf would be cut horizontally;
b) the dirty lower half would be given;
c) people would drink weak alcoholic beers;
d) the poor people would have very little to eat at all;
e) many of the farm animals would be killed;
f) the bottom of the loaf would probably be burnt;
g) the meat would be salted or pickled;
h) ice would be cut from ponds and lakes;
i) their food would be different;
j) the harvests would fail due to bad weather;
k) poor people would have to make do with stored root vegetables.
3.3. Translate the sentences paying attention to participial and infinitive constructions
The loaf would be cut horizontally before being served to the rich people, the bottom half being used as a plate and only the top half eaten.
Rich people ate most meat as vegetables were considered to be fit only for peasants and animals.
From this we get the common expression ‘the upper crust’ denoting richer people.
People in Britain are more likely to eat fast food than go out to eat in a restaurant.
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