Do the following Use of English activities

USE OF ENGLISH

 

1)Complete with the correct past form: S. Past, Past Cont or Past Perfect

 

Joe (step)........................... onto the aeroplane and was met by one of the cabin crew who (show)

…......................... him to his seat. This was his first flight and he (feel)................ quite nervous. His hands (shake)....................slightly and he (breathe)......................... deeply. He (walk)...................along the  aisle of the plane and found his seat. Joe  (spend)..................... a lot of time planning his holiday, given this was the first time he had been abroad. Sitting next to him was an 8 year-old-boy who also (seem)......................... to be quite nervous. Joe (know)..................he was quite good with children, so he (decide) …...............to try to calm the boy.

 

2)Choose the correct option

 

1- My parents …................... wear a uniform to school.

A- HAD TO               B- HAVE TO              C- MUST

2- You …........... to enter the cinema with your own food

A- CAN'T                  B- AREN'T ALLOWED                   C- SHOULDN'T

3- Her parents ….............. her drive the car, if any of them is with her.

A- MAKE                  B- ARE MADE                     C- LET

4- You …................ smoke or use your cell phone in gas stations. It's dangerous.

A- MUSTN'T             B- DON'T HAVE TO             C- CAN'T

5- Don't worry. You …...........pay now. You can do so next month.

A- MUSTN'T             B- DON'T HAVE TO             C- CAN'T

6- Sorry, I can't stay any longer. I................to go

A- HAVE        B- MUST                   C-CAN

7- The children................ to help with the house chores

A- MAKE                  B-ARE MADE          C- SHOUD

8- When travelling by plane you …......... pack any sharp items

A- MUSTN'T             B- DON'T HAVE TO             C- CAN'T

9- If you are planning to sit for the exam you..........study more

A- CAN                      B- OUGHT TO          C- MIGHT

10- The children................to put away their netbooks when they finish using them

A- ARE SUPPOSED             B-ARE MADE          C- ARE ALLOWED

 

3)Rewrite the following sentences so that they mean the same as the sentence before

 

1- This tea is good. I think I'll have another cup

SO

….......................................................................................................................................

2- It was an expensive car. We couldn't afford to buy it

SUCH

…......................................................................................................................................

3- I arrived at 10 and Peter at 9.

HAD

…........................................................................................................................................

4- Tommy ate too much candy. He had a stomachache

SO

…........................................................................................................................................

5- All students should report to the  main hall at 9

ARE

….........................................................................................................................................

 

4) Use the word given in CAPITALS at the end of some lines to form a word that fits in the space in the same line

 

The company is not doing well. We need to ..................... STRONG

our sales and marketing policies. Our ...................            COMPETE

did the same last year and their results have been much

better. It´s an election year and the situaltion will .............. WORSE

The objective is to ....................the competition as fast      WEAK

as possible

.................. believe next year is going to be hard too.        RESEARCH

Our ...........will help us design a strategy. This way we´ll    ADVISE

be able to .................. the range of possibilities.               WIDE

We have...................months ahead of us. Let´s seize       CHALLENGE

the opportunity to grow stronger

 

5)Complete with the right expression with TAKE

 

1- I cannot ........................ any new hobbies!!! I don´t have any free time!

2- The teacher ............................John to discuss his marks in private.

3- I never .............................. in languages but lately I've................... to Portuguese- It´s great fun!

4- The coordinator ...................... the class as the teacher needed to leave to meet a parent

5- Parents love their children and ......................... anything they do.

6- Companies are not ............................ new employees as it´s a recession year.

7- He´s not doing great at school. We expected his marks to .................. but they haven´t so far. We are really worried

8- The doctor told us that he´s really sick and that we have to ................... the fact that nothing can be done.

9- He´s 55 years old. It .......................... to change jobs at this age. He´s really brave!!

Fecha: 9/11/2018 | Creado por: Micaela Soledad
Categoria: 3° Term