1 The writer ___________.
t like buying postcards (b)doesn
t like receiving postcards
writing postcards (d)doesn
t like postcards
2 What was the writer
(a)He decided to write postcards to his friends. (b)He decided to spend the whole day in his room.
(c)He decided to buy a lot of postcards. (d)He decided not to write a single card. 2
3 Last week he went to Italy. He was _________ Italy last summer.
(a)at (b)to (c)in (d)on
4 ____________ him a few words of Italian? The writer.
(a)Who taught (b)Who did teach (c)What did he teach (d)Whom did he teach 5 He was a friendly waiter. He spoke to the writer _________.
(a)friend (b)as friends (c)like friends (d)in a friendly way
6 The writer __________ a few lines, but he didn
t understand a word.
(a)reads (b)read (c)red (d)reading
7 He spent the whole day in his room. He was in his room _________ day.
(a)the hole (b)the all (c)all (d)all of
8 A waiter usually works in a __________.
(a)public garden (b)shop (c)restaurant (d)private house
9 The waiter lent him a book. He _______ a book from the waiter.
(a)lent (b)borrowed (c)took (d)stole
10 On the last day he made a big decision. It was the _______ day of his holiday. (a)final (b)end (c)latest (d)bottom
11 He made a big decision. He _________.
(a)thought about it (b)made up his mind (c)changed his mind (d)made a wish 12 He didn
t write a single card. So he __________.
(a)wrote only one (b)didn
t write even one (c)wrote just one (d)wrote all the cards except one
Write each of the following sentences in a different way.
He lent me a book.
He lent a book to me.
1 He paid the shopkeeper some money.
2 He handed me the prize.
3 The writer brought a bottle of beer to the man.
4 He sold all his books to me.
5 The shop assistant found some curtain material for me.
6 Read me the first paragraph.
Lesson3. 1. (c) 2. (a) 3. (c) 4. (a) 5. (d) 6. (b) 7. (c) 8. (c) 9. (b) 10. (a) 11. (b)