I 1(write) this letter to you from the top of the Amphitheatre. It 2(be) in the Drakensberg mountains where my friends and I 3(stay) for a week already. Yesterday I 4 Do a 30 km hike to the top of the Amphitheatre, which 5 To be one of the most spectacular views in the world. So I 6 That the effort of this seven-hour hard work climb 7__________
(convince) to (know) (think) (be) worth it.
Before that we 8(successfully/climb) some lower tops.
And the wind 11 Top, we 13 14
(set out) at 7 am this morning, the sun 10 (not/blow). By the time we 12
(come across) some really dangerous obstacles. One girl (twist) her ankle and she 15(carry) all the way up by our boys. And now we 16__
(be) so foggy here that we 18(get) lost. We 19(wander) for an hour already. The only thing we 20(find) was a gravestone for an 18-year-old girl who 21(go up) here five years ago.
A message to the rescue team 22(just/send). I hope we (save) and we 24 (come back) before the night
(get) to the
(tackle) another problem — it 17
(get) lost. We 19
THE WHITE HORSE GHOST OF VALLECITO
Vallecito, in A.
Its history 2________
Wicked tales. One well known story involves C
Sonoran desert, is famous 1 Its ghosts.
Many murders, deaths, robberies, and B.
._ double-murder 3
Stage in that area, $65,000 scene, G Driver of H……….. Stage
.„ four men. When he came up
Vallecito Station. Once four men robbed D………………..
4. But as E………………………… Men 5 f^.
6________ fire one shot, killing one of I
Thief he 7______________ , he found not one, but two dead bodies. He
Concluded that K……….. Leader of L………. Band had shot one of his own men so he
Bandit leader and one other thief survived O.
The station, they had buried their loot in some nearby hills. While having
Driver of Ft.
Leader of L. .^ loot.
.„ robbery and they arrived at
Two bandits quarreled. R.
Discussion when he 11. He did return, doorway on his white horse. He shot 12 His
Dying bandit fired back and killed his gun fire and death of his master,
Promising to continue S.
Entering through T
Companion and 13 Him. U.
Leader went out to check his horse
Boss. V White horse, 14 By W.
Ran away. It is said that if you are travelling next to that place 15 Midnight, X Through Y^.
Ghost of a White Horse will appear from nowhere, galloping trace.
Sand and then disappearing without Z.
A) was stolen
B) were stolen b) flew b) might
C) had to
C) had shoot
D) had stolen
D) was able to
D) had shot
A) didn’t have to b) wouldn’t have to
C) wouldn’t have d) wouldn’t had to
B) would return c) returned
A) spooked a) on
B) spoken b) in
D) ridden d) as d) had returned d) at d) had wounded d) spooken d) at
Total: 15 — for the multiple choice; 13 — for the articles
(0,5 point for each correct)
A FAMOUS FLAMENCO DANCER
Cristina Hoyos, A)… (doubt) 1… of Spain’s most famous flamenco B)… (dance), is a romantic. Over thirty years spent
Travelling 2 Place to place has not affected her love of
She calls ‘the life of an artist’. But in fact she feels she has choice, because her desire to dance is so strong. 5
A child, she would dance to music on the radio. No one else in her family danced flamenco C)… (profession), and neither 6 Many
Other people in the central Seville 7 She grew up. D)… (Shy) at
Her to a special dance school, but they finally 9 To persuade her. At
Twenty, she moved to Madrid, where she set out on a dance career which has 10 Her E)… (nation) famous. 11 The Olympic Games
Were held in Barcelona, she 12 chosen to perform at the opening and
Closing ceremonies. Both of these were broadcast live worldwide, giving many sports fans their first taste of real flamenco dancing. Her critics say that her dancing is far 13_______ smooth and professional, but they are in
The F)… (minor). For millions of dance-lovers around the world, Hoyos is 14 Best example of flamenco 15 Represents grace, energy
And G)… (noble).
Total 22 (15 + 7)
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Он хорошо считает деньги, ему суждено стать банкиром.
Каждые выходные нам приходится ездить к родителям мужа.
Мы должны были приехать ровно в пять, но поезд опоздал на полчаса.
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Could you give me a piece of advise?
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As his life was depressful, he committed suicide.
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