Distance Learning Tasks March 16-20

1.Put a circle ariund the word that does not go with the others

1.gardener, outlow, smuggler, criminal

2.modern, new, stuffy, original,

3.girder, vest, dress, coat

4.silver, diamond, gold, veal

5.profitable, successful, thriving, failing

6.resaurce, conversation, talk, discussion

2. Choose the proper word

(crazy-mad)

1.The girl was crazy about pop music. 2.Don’t be mad at me.I ahve got nothing to do bwith the whole thing. 3. He was mad when he realized that somebody had entered the room in his absence. 4. The boy is driving them mad with his crazy ideas.5. In the final scene the hero takes the girl’s hand and whispers: ‘ I’m crazy about you. I love you». 6. «hard to say why he should have done it. he must have gone mad».

3.Choose the best option

1. We walked …………as far as…………… the edge of the desert.

Please select 2 correct answers as far as up to until

2. It is another three weeks …………until………………. the holidays.

Please select 2 correct answers to until for up to

3. I don’t know how she manages to support such a large family. She has nothing ………………except…………….. her pension.

besides excep tapart from All of the above

4. Are you wearing anything ……………under…………. your sweater?

below under under neath Either under or underneath  

5. We should arrive …………at…………… their place …………in…………. time …………for………… lunch.

at, in, forin, to, atat, for, inat, by, for

6. They live …………in……………. a small one bedroom flat ………on………….. the third floor.

in, inon, onin, onon, in

7. Granny is arriving ………on………………. the 3.30 train.

inwithon

8. Last year, there were a large number of mangoes …………on…………. the tree.

inatonwith

9. His house is …………on…………….. the way from Mumbai to Thane.

inatbyon

10. He met and fell in love with a French girl when he was ……………in…………. the London School of Economics.

inaton

11. A few days after the accident she died …………from…………….. the injuries.

ofwithfromEither of or from

4. Make the sentenes Passive Voice.

Harry ate six shrimp at dinner. Six shrimps were eaten by Harry at the dinner
Beautiful giraffes roam the savannah. The savannah is roamed by beutiful giraffes
Sue changed the flat tire. The flat tire was changed by sue
We are going to watch a movie tonight. A movie is going to be watched by us tonight
I ran the obstacle course in record time. an obssticle course was ran in a record time by me
The crew paved the entire stretch of highway. The entire stretch of highway was paved by the crew
Mom read the novel in one day. The novel was read by mom in a day
I will clean the house every Saturday. The house will be cleaned by me every Saturday
The company requires staff to watch a safety video every year. Staff is required by the company to watch a safety video every year
Tom painted the entire house. The entire house was painted by Tom
The teacher always answers the students’ questions.the students questions are always answered by the theacher
The choir really enjoys that piece. That piece is enjoyed by the choir
A forest fire destroyed the whole suburb. The whole suburb was destroyed by a forest fire
The two kings are signing the treaty. The treaty is being signed by the two kings
The cleaning crew vacuums and dusts the office every night. The office is vacuumed and dusted by the cleaning crew every night.
Larry generously donated money to the homeless shelter. Money was donated to the homeless shelter by Larry
The wedding planner is making all the reservations. All the reservations are being made by the wedding planner
Susan will bake two dozen cupcakes for the bake sale. Two dozen cupcakes will be baked by Susan for the bake sale
The science class viewed the comet. The comet was viewed by the science class
The director will give you instructions. Instructions will be given to you by the director
Thousands of tourists visit the Grand Canyon every year. The Grand Canyon is visited by thousands of tourists every year
The homeowners remodeled the house to help it sell. The house was remodeled by the home owners to help it sell
The saltwater corroded the metal beams. The metal beams were corroded by the saltwater
The kangaroo carried her baby in her pouch. The kangaroos baby was carried by her in her pounch

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