1. The text is about Cambridge University and its 800th anniversary. It’s also about university history, famous people who studied there, and its high quality of education. 2. 3-й абзац. 3. The jet engine was invented there. Scientists at Cambridge discovered the structure of human DNA. 4. Cambridge University is considered one of the best
Shopping in London 1. The text is about shopping in London. The text says that there are loads of different places to go shopping in London. When John visits London, one of the favourite things he does is shopping or window-shopping. 2. 3-й абзац. 3. Some shops are busy, exciting, trendy, and there are a
Card 13. Reading 1. The text is about a painting discovered by experts. The portrait is supposed to be that of Shakespeare’s. 2. 2-й абзац. 3. The painting has been dated and X-rayed. They now believe it was painted in 1610, when Shakespeare was 46 years old. 4. Some people doubt that this is a
Card 12. Reading 1. The text is about Audra Mari, Miss Teen USA, and her experience with bullying in high school. She was made fun of because she was tall. 2. 1-ый абзац. 3. At first, she tried to keep it in and not to tell anyone except for her friends, but finally she told
Card 11. Reading. 1. The text is about researching family history. It is wonderfully exciting when you learn more about ancestors. 2. 3-й абзац. 3. People start tracing their family histories in order to find out their roots. 4. The author recommends the readers to interview all the family members before it is too late.
К билету 10 1. The text is about very clever children. In history there have been some remarkable, very gifted children. Mozart and Ruth Lawrence are famous examples. 2. 2-й абзац. 3. Wonderkids are extremely special. They feel different to other children of their own age. They can become lonely. 4. Parents have to help
1. Read the article and say in 2-3 sentences what it is about. The text runs about a mysterious episode from the life of Agatha Christie, a famous English detective writer. In December 1926 Agatha left her home and disappeared. The mystery has only recently been solved. 2. How did the story begin? Read aloud
1. Read the magazine article and say in 2-3 sentences what it is about. The text is about Arthur Conan Doyle’s wonderful talents. We know him as a great detective writer, but he also wrote other kinds of books and was successful in his determination to do some good in society. 2. Conan Doyle had