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Задание 1 № 1

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) are inspired
2) have inspired
3) have been inspired
4) had been inspired

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Задание 2 № 2

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) is happening
2) is happened
3) was happened
4) had been happening

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Задание 3 № 3

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) has led
2) was leading
3) led
4) had been led

4
Задание 4 № 4

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) have failed
2) had failed
3) were failing
4) were failed

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Задание 5 № 5

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) have still mapped
2) were still mapping
3) are still mapped
4) are still mapping

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Задание 6 № 6

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) are still possessed
2) still possess
3) have still possessed
4) still possessed

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Задание 7 № 7

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No one knows who invented maps, or when or even where. The oldest known examples date back over 4,000 years, but the idea may be far older. It is not surprising that maps (A1) ... many travellers to great achievements. It is almost impossible to look at a map without wondering what (A2) ... in the place on it. Countless explorers have been inspired by maps to test the truth of what the maps describe and explore their frontiers. However, the lack of accurate maps almost (A3) ... to a mutiny (мятеж) aboard Columbus‟s ship in 1492. More recently there was a near disaster during the Apollo space mission. The astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin came frightfully close to crashing into a huge crater that lunar cartographers (A4) ... to mark. Even now, cartographers (A5) ... the world. Some jungle-covered areas of South and Central America haven‟t yet been mapped in full detail. We (A6) ... better maps of other planets than we do of our own. Many years (A7) ... before we have an atlas of the Earth as good as the one we have for the Moon.

1) will be passing
2) are passing
3) will have passed
4) will be passed

8
Задание 1 № 61

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) would remember
2) was being remembered
3) had remembered
4) remember

9
Задание 2 № 62

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) left
2) was leaving
3) was left
4) had been left

10
Задание 3 № 63

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) was just finished
2) had just finished
3) has just been finishing
4) had just been finished

11
Задание 4 № 64

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) had been presented
2) had been presenting
3) presented
4) had presented

12
Задание 5 № 65

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) had asked
2) had been asked
3) was asked
4) asked

13
Задание 6 № 66

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) were asking
2) have been asked
3) have asked
4) asked

14
Задание 7 № 67

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I (A1)... very well the first law conference l attended. It was in the 1990s. The conference had many outstanding speakers but only one of them (A2) ... a lasting impression in my mind. That speaker, a law lecturer, (A3) ... answering a number of questions on his paper that (A4) ... when he (A5) ... a question by an elderly gentleman in the audience: "If your father committed a murder and he confessed the crime to you, what would you do?" The speaker Smiled and said, "Sir, you (A6) ... me a very difficult question. I need time to answer that, but I will, after the tea break."

When the session resumed, the speaker took his place on the stage. "I (A7)... to answer the gentleman's question now. As my father's son I would listen to him. I would even cry with him. As his lawyer, I would advise him to confess to the crime and I would go with him to the police station." His answer received what it (A8) ... - thunderous applause.

1) would like
2) would have liked
3) liked
4) like

15
Задание 1 № 121

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) was heard
2) would be heard
3) had heard
4) was hearing

16
Задание 2 № 122

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) had been provided
2) would provide
3) will provide
4) was provided

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Задание 3 № 123

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) showed
2) were showing
3) were shown
4) have been shown

18
Задание 4 № 124

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) were gone
2) had been gone
3) have gone
4) went

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Задание 5 № 125

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) were cooking
2) had cooked
3) would cook
4) will be cooking

20
Задание 6 № 126

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) catched
2) caught
3) were caught
4) had been caught

21
Задание 7 № 127

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I had heard about wilderness survival camps from some classmates who went to one last summer. They were very excited about their experience and I was very curious. So during last month's term break I decided to go to one. After everything I (A1) ... I was really looking forward to it. On the first day our instructor reassured us that the woodland (A2) ... us with almost everything we needed. We (A3) ... how to find water, how to light a fire and how to build shelter with only branches and leaves. The water was easy to find, but the food was not. To my horror, I discovered that we had to find our own. This meant hunting. We (A4) ... out in groups and managed to find some berries and mushrooms. One of the boys in the group was able to light a fire and we proceeded to prepare a meal. However, as we (A5) ... the mushrooms, they (A6) ... fire. I was able to save most of them, but they tasted strangel I realised by the second day in the camp that it is not easy to live without the things we (A7) ... accustomed to in our everyday lives.

1) are grown
2) are growing
3) have grown
4) will grow

22
Задание 1 № 181

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) had destroyed
2) destroys
3) destroyed
4) was destroyed

23
Задание 2 № 182

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) had thrown
2) was thrown
3) threw
4) have been thrown

24
Задание 3 № 183

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) was picking
2) had been picked
3) picked
4) pick

25
Задание 4 № 184

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) were destroying
2) had been destroyed
3) destroyed
4) have destroyed

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Задание 5 № 185

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) was blocked
2) blocked
3) was blocking
4) has been blocked

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Задание 6 № 186

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) had been feared
2) will fear
3) was feared
4) fear

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Задание 7 № 187

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Three years ago a bolt of lightning almost (A1) ... Lyn Miller's house with her two children inside. "There was a huge rainstorm," she says, recalling the terrifying experience. "My brother and I were outside desperately working to stop floodwater from coming in the house. Suddenly I (A2) ... to the ground by an enormous bang. When I (A3) ... myself up, the roof and the entire upper storey of the house (A4) .... The door (A5) ... by rubble (булыжник), but we forced our way in and found the children, thankfully unharmed. Later I was told that to be struck by lightning is a chance in a million." In fact, it is calculated at one chance in 600,000. And if you (A6) ... lightning, you'll be glad to know that a company in America (A7)... a hand-held lightning detector which can detect lightning up to 70 kms away.

1) has been manufactured
2) were being manufactured
3) had manufactured
4) has manufactured

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Задание 1 № 241

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) are planning
2) were planned
3) had planned
4) have been planning

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Задание 2 № 242

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) was breaking
2) has broken
3) broke
4) had been breaking

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Задание 3 № 243

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) was always engaged
2) had always engaged
3) has always been engaged
4) is always engaging

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Задание 4 № 244

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) has packed
2) had packed
3) had been packed
4) was packed

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Задание 5 № 245

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) has been getting
2) gets
3) was getting
4) had been got

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Задание 6 № 246

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) was taken
2) took
3) had been taken
4) has taken

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Задание 7 № 247

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Dear Catherine,

Thanks for your letter. It was great to hear from you. I hope your exams are over now and you're happy with the results. I've just had an awful weekend. We (A1) ... to go camping, but in the end all our plans fell down because of our car. Everything was fine on Saturday morning when we set out, and we had no problems for the first half of our journey. Unfortunately, just before lunch, the car (A2) ... down. My Dad tried several times to call for help, but the number (A3) ... . In the end he gave up and we ate the picnic my Mum (A4) ... that morning. After lunch my Dad decided to go and get help with my brother, so I stayed behind with my mother. We soon fell asleep in the car. When we woke up it (A5) ... late and my Dad and my brother had still not come back. We started to get very worried about them. Just then they turned up in a van, which (A6) ... our car to a garage. We went home in a taxi which had been following the van. I hope you had a better weekend than me. Please write soon and tell me what you (A7) ... .

Best wishes,

Millie

1) are done
2) have been done
3) was done
4) have been doing

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Задание 1 № 301

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) had been waiting
2) has been waiting
3) was waited
4) had been waited

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Задание 2 № 302

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) will come
2) would come
3) has come
4) comes

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Задание 3 № 303

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) was seen
2) had been seen
3) had seen
4) saw

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Задание 4 № 304

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) was never talked
2) had never talked
3) is never talked
4) is never talking

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Задание 5 № 305

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) hadn’t seen
2) hasn't seen
3) wasn't seen
4) doesn't see

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Задание 6 № 306

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) just thinks
2) was just thought
3) has just thought
4) was just thinking

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Задание 7 № 307

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As she rang the doorbell, Susan felt a mixture of fear and excitement. She (A1) ... for this moment for a longtime yet she doubted if it was the right decision to go there and to ring the doorbell. She hoped no one (A2) ... to open the door. Susan was only four when she (A3) ... her father for the last time. Her mother (A4)... about him and about the reason why he had left them. Susan had seen a few pictures of her father but she had never known what to feel towards him. Susan didn't know what to expect from this meeting. She (A5) ... her father for more than twenty years. She (A6) ... she should leave when the door opened. Susan couldn't say anything but there was no need. A few seconds later thcy (A7) ... in each other's arms and they stayed there for several long minutes.

1) have been clasped
2) are clasped
3) were clasped
4) had been clasped

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Задание 1 № 361

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) was led
2) has been led
3) has led
4) was leading

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Задание 2 № 362

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) had already been published
2) has already published
3) was already publishing
4) had already published

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Задание 3 № 363

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) was almost finishing
2) was almost finished
3) had almost finished
4) almost finished

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Задание 4 № 364

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) was written
2) is writing
3) has been written
4) wrote

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Задание 5 № 365

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) had married
2) were married
3) have been married
4) have married

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Задание 6 № 366

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) has written
2) wrote
3) had written
4) is writing

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Задание 7 № 367

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Alex Morton is a talented writer who (A1) ... a very interesting life. He was born in 1945 in Manchester, and he was the youngest of six children. From the moment he could read, he was never without a book in his hands. He was a very keen reader throughout his schooldays, and he soon showed his talent for writing, too. After he left school he went to Manchester University. By the time he got his BA, he (A2) ... a number of short stories, and his first novel (A3) ... . Over the next few years he (A4) ... non-stop and each of his books was more successful than the last. Despite being so busy with his work, Alex still found time for romance. He met Fiona Jones while he was at university and they (A5) ... in 1971. They have two children. He has always been a devoted husband and father. Alex Morton (A6) ... over twenty books so far and his name has been on the best seller list more times than he can remember. However, the peak of his career was when he (A7) ... the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1995. Since then, Alex has continued to write and many of his books have been made into films.

1) awarded
2) has awarded
3) was awarded
4) has been awarded

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Задание 1 № 421

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) have been oversleeping
2) had been overslept
3) was oversleeping
4) overslept

51
Задание 2 № 422

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) will go
2) had gone
3) had been gone
4) goes

52
Задание 3 № 423

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) breaks
2) broke
3) was breaking
4) had been breaking

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Задание 4 № 424

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) was severely told
2) told severely
3) was severely telling
4) had severely told

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Задание 5 № 425

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) will have
2) was having
3) has had
4) has

55
Задание 6 № 426

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) drops
2) will drop
3) was dropping
4) has dropped

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Задание 7 № 427

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Hi, Rob!

How are you doing? I'm OK. My day didn't start too well though. My alarm didn't go off and I (A1)... . (My mum (A2) ... to work early today so she wasn't around in the morning to get me up.) Then I got held up on the way to school because the bus I was on (A3) ... down. When I finally made it into class, I (A4) ... off by the teacher and had to stay on after school for a detention (оставление после урока)! Then on the way back home I bumped into Craig. He (A5) ... a few family dramas to deal with recently. Apparently his dad has been laid off from the bank where he worked and his sister (A6) ... out of the university so they're both at home feeling miserable.

What are you up to at the weekend? A few of us (A7) ... together for a game of beach volleyball. Why don't you come along?

Archie

1) got
2) were got
3) are getting
4) had got

57
Задание 1 № 481

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) was helping
2) had been helped
3) was helped
4) have helped

58
Задание 2 № 482

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) was given
2) has been given
3) gave
4) is giving

59
Задание 3 № 483

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) Do you decide
2) Had you decided
3) Are you deciding
4) Have you decided

60
Задание 4 № 484

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) invited
2) have been invited
3) was inviting
4) have invited

61
Задание 5 № 485

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) wrote
2) have been written
3) will write
4) am writing

62
Задание 6 № 486

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) come
2) had come
3) came
4) were coming

63
Задание 7 № 487

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Hi, Tom!

The holidays have arrived again! It doesn't seem like a year since the last summer break, but in a few days we'll finish school for six weeks! I'm not sure what I'm going to do this year. Last year I did a summer job. I (A1) ... out my dad in his office when he asked me if I wanted to get paid for it! It was only two mornings a week, but it (A2) ... me some money to spend. How about you? (A3) ... to go away anywhere this summer? I (A4) ... by some friends to go on a sailing holiday and I think I will go. I love sailing. One reason I (A5) ... to you is to ask if you would like to come and stay for a weekend. If you (A6) ... at the end of August, we will go to the music festival in the park. I'm not sure if Lily Allen will be there this year, though. Write and tell me soon because there (A7) ... many tickets... .

Love,

Olga

1) aren't... left
2) hadn't... left
3) aren't... leaving
4) haven't... left

64
Задание 1 № 541

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) am waiting
2) was waited
3) was waiting
4) had waited

65
Задание 2 № 542

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) is enjoying
2) will enjoy
3) enjoys
4) would be enjoying

66
Задание 3 № 543

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) have criticised
2) had criticised
3) was criticised
4) will criticise

67
Задание 4 № 544

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) was cleared
2) has cleared
3) was clearing
4) has been cleared

68
Задание 5 № 545

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) had happened
2) was happened
3) has happened
4) would happen

69
Задание 6 № 546

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) had played
2) am played
3) will play
4) have been played

70
Задание 7 № 547

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A few weeks ago I was at a friend's front door when her father walked across the lawn carrying some fruit in a bag. While I (A1) ... for my friend to answer the door, I decided to make polite conversation with her father and said that soon he (A2) ... the fruit of his labours. Instead of smiling, as he usually did, he looked at me rather angrily and explained that it was his fruit and not his neighbour's. He obviously thought I (A3) ... him for running off with his neighbour's fruit. He had heard the word neighbour's, not labours and had been offended. Fortunately, the misunderstanding (A4) ... up and he began Smiling. When I told my friend what (A5) ..., she laughed. No harm had been done but I nearly regretted speaking to her father. From now on, I (A6) ... it safe (не рисковать) and talk only about the weather in case there (A7) ... a misunderstanding.

1) was
2) will have been
3) had been
4) is

71
Задание 1 № 601

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) began
2) had begun
3) begins
4) would begin

72
Задание 2 № 602

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) had been quickly spread
2) has quickly spread
3) was quickly spreading
4) quickly spreads

73
Задание 3 № 603

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) celebrates
2) has celebrated
3) is celebrating
4) is celebrated

74
Задание 4 № 604

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) has worked
2) will work
3) was working
4) had been worked

75
Задание 5 № 605

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) had become
2) was becoming
3) became
4) has become

76
Задание 6 № 606

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) does not only involve
2) is not only involved
3) is not only involving
4) had not only involved

77
Задание 7 № 607

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The idea of World Music Day or Fête de la Musique (A1) ... in France in the 1980s but (A2) ... across the globe. Today the event (A3) ... on 21st June in over 120 countries. An American musician, Joel Cohen, who (A4) ... for a French radio station, first came up with the idea for a music festival that everyone could enjoy and take part in. He suggested an all-night music festival to celebrate the summer solstice (the longest day). The French minister for culture liked the idea and it first (A5) ... reality in June 1982. The main idea behind the festival is that music is a great way to bring people together regardless of their nationality, ethnic and cultural background. The day (A6) ... individual musicians but also orchestras, cultural organisations, and schools. The best thing about the festival is that musicians (A7) ... to perform outside the usual music venues and concert halls. And every kind of music is on offer.

1) have encouraged
2) are encouraged
3) are encouraging
4) encourage

78
Задание 1 № 661

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) makes
2) is made
3) has been made
4) was making

79
Задание 2 № 662

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) will all work
2) were all worked
3) were all working
4) have all been working

80
Задание 3 № 663

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) have tried
2) were tried
3) had been tried
4) had been trying

81
Задание 4 № 664

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) called
2) was calling
3) has called
4) was called

82
Задание 5 № 665

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) didn't take
2) wasn't taken
3) isn't taking
4) hadn’t been taken

83
Задание 6 № 666

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) are created
2) have created
3) were created
4) have been created

84
Задание 7 № 667

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Everyone knows that YouTube is a free video sharing site which (A1) ... it easy to watch online videos. The site was created in 2005 by Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim, three young men who (A2) ... at the same company. They (A3) ... to think of a concept for a new website for several months when they came up with the idea of a video-sharing website. Once the new website had been set up, they uploaded their first video. This (A4) ... Me at the Zoo and it showed Jawed Karim visiting San Diego Zoo. The short film attracted a lot of viewers and it (A5) ... long for the site to become extremely popular. Today, YouTube is estimated to be one of the most popular websites on the Internet. Millions of users around the world (A6) ... accounts on the site that (A7) ... them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

1) will be allowed
2) have been allowed
3) allow
4) are allowed

85
Задание 1 № 721

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) will probably take
2) will probably be taken
3) is probably taking
4) takes probably

86
Задание 2 № 722

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) list
2) are listing
3) are listed
4) have listed

87
Задание 3 № 723

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) had finally become
2) finally become
3) will finally become
4) are finally becoming

88
Задание 4 № 724

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) has found
2) is finding
3) is found
4) finds

89
Задание 5 № 725

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) recently becomes
2) is recently becoming
3) had recently become
4) has recently become

90
Задание 6 № 726

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) has certainly affected
2) will certainly affect
3) will certainly be affected
4) is certainly affected

91
Задание 7 № 727

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The American bald eagle (A1) ... off the endangered register in the next two years. More than 1,130 animals and plants (A2) ... by the US Fish and Wildlife Service as endangered or threatened, making it illegal to kill or harm them. Until now, few species had been removed from the register and when they were it was usually because they (A3) ... extinct. As America's national bird, the bald eagle has been protected in various ways since 1940. The eagle, that is not really bald but looks it because of the white feathers on its head, (A4) ... only in North America. It (A5) ... the centre of attention in the argument about the best way to protect endangered species. Most environmentalists agree that if the use of pesticides isn't reduced, it (A6) ... the reproductive system of rare species. But fortunately, there are now more than 5,000 nesting pairs of the bald eagle in the continental US and the numbers (A7) ... at 10 per cent a year.

1) have been grown
2) had grown
3) are grown
4) are growing

92
Задание 1 № 781

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) had been agreed
2) agree
3) had agreed
4) were agreed

93
Задание 2 № 782

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) are objected
2) object
3) have been objected
4) will be objected

94
Задание 3 № 783

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) are neglected
2) were neglected
3) will neglect
4) have been neglected

95
Задание 4 № 784

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) so deeply affect
2) have so deeply affected
3) will be so deeply affected
4) will so deeply affect

96
Задание 5 № 785

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) had found
2) was found
3) finds
4) is finding

97
Задание 6 № 786

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) is shown
2) has been shown
3) was shown
4) has shown

98
Задание 7 № 787

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Many parents (A1) ... that the Internet can be a useful source of information, but a lot of them (A2) ... to their teenage children spending too much time online. They've been worrying lately that their children enjoy the Internet so much that thcy (A3) ... their homework. Parents are even more concerned that children and teens (A4) ... by the violent games they play online that they may become violent themselves. However, the Internet habits of approximately 800 teens have recently been studied by scientists, with some positive findings. It (A5) ... that sites like Facebook, playing online games, and surfing the Internet may actually play an important role in a teenager's development. The study (A6) ... that US teens who were particularly interested in Japanese cartoons, for example, (A7) ... up the Japanese language through online discussion groups. In addition, some teens became interested in making videos.

1) picked
2) were picked
3) have been picking
4) had been picked

99
Задание 1 № 841

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) have been talking
2) have talked
3) talked
4) was talked

100
Задание 2 № 842

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) offered
2) had offered
3) was offering
4) was offered

101
Задание 3 № 843

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) don't work
2) aren't worked
3) haven't been worked
4) won't be working

102
Задание 4 № 844

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) was putting
2) have put
3) had put
4) was put

103
Задание 5 № 845

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) will easily get
2) would easily get
3) was easily getting
4) had easily got

104
Задание 6 № 846

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) will be earned
2) am earned
3) earned
4) am earning

105
Задание 7 № 847

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Before I went for my interview for the job with Cramer and Blake Services, I (A1) ... to a few people and found out some information about the company. This strategy worked very effectively as it gave the impression that I was keen and responsible and I (A2) ... the job on the spot. I was absolutely delighted at first, but soon I discovered that my new boss, Tom, worked very hard, spending all his time in the office. He expected the same level of commitment from his employees. He said each time, "If you (A3) ... overtime, you will let the team down." I (A4) ... up with the situation for a couple of months without complaining, before finally I had to confront Tom. I wasn't prepared to work so hard for such a low salary. Tom said that I had great potential and (A5) ... to the top if I made an effort. However, he totally refused to reduce my workload and so in the end I decided to hand in my resignation. Just a week later I got another job. Now I (A6) ... twice as much as my old boss, and my job is twice as interesting. I (A7) ... to the top yet, but I am well on the way!

1) didn't get
2) haven't got
3) am not getting
4) won't get

106
Задание 1 № 901

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) is travelling
2) has travelled
3) was travelling
4) is travelled

107
Задание 2 № 902

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) is explored
2) is being explored
3) explores
4) was exploring

108
Задание 4 № 904

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) has participated
2) is participated
3) was participating
4) has been participated

109
Задание 5 № 905

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) was trying
2) tries
3) has been tried
4) is tried

110
Задание 6 № 906

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) had almost hit
2) has been almost hit
3) was almost hit
4) was almost hitting

111
Задание 7 № 907

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Most people take time off work to travel, but for Ian Wright making a living requires travelling. Ian, who (A1) ... around the world many times, is one of the presenters of Globe Trekker — a popular TV series which (A2) ... the sights and sounds of different countries.

Since he (A3) ... the job as a presenter on British TV, Ian (A4) ... in over 50 episodes of the show, visiting countries like Ethiopia, Cambodia, Jamaica and Iran. On his travels, Ian often (A5) ... local food and sometimes exposes himself to danger. Once, while filming in the Pacific, he (A6) ... by a block of lava. "In Vanuatu we visited the most accessible volcano of the world. It erupted every ten minutes, spitting out lava all over the crater. It was unbelievable — until the wind changed. A piece of lava landed two meters away from my head. And we ran crying like babies."

Although Ian (A7) ... Globe Trekker episodes for many years, he is as enthusiastic as ever!

1) was making
2) is making
3) makes
4) has been making

112
Задание 1 № 961

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) will be
2) will have been
3) would be
4) has been

113
Задание 2 № 962

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) was setting
2) was set
3) has set
4) had set

114
Задание 3 № 963

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) made
2) has made
3) had been making
4) was made

115
Задание 4 № 964

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) are being
2) have been
3) had been
4) would be

116
Задание 5 № 965

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) had been attempted
2) was attempted
3) has attempted
4) will be attempting

117
Задание 6 № 966

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) will be surviving
2) had been survived
3) had survived
4) survives

118
Задание 7 № 967

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As a child, Tom Briggs knew that he (A1) ... rich. By the age of 22 he (A2) ... up his own software company, and it soon took off in a big way. When the company (A3) ... record profits last year, Tom celebrated the event in style, by arranging a huge party on board his magnificent yacht.

But recently things have started to go wrong. There (A4) ... reports of a strange virus in some products. The virus causes a computer screen to go orange and then to flash up the message "Tom is sinking'. It seems that one particularly dissatisfied employee (A5) ... to programme bankruptcy for Tom's company. Even if the company (A6) ..., Tom (A7) ... a clear warning, which he cannot afford to ignore.

1) has given
2) has been given
3) is giving
4) will give

119
Задание 1 № 1021

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) runs
2) is running
3) has been running
4) is run

120
Задание 2 № 1022

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) was carrying
2) has been carried
3) has carried
4) had carried

121
Задание 3 № 1023

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) was setting
2) set
3) has been set
4) was set

122
Задание 4 № 1024

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) is taken
2) takes
3) is being taken
4) has been taken

123
Задание 5 № 1025

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) have completed
2) would complete
3) had completed
4) are completed

124
Задание 6 № 1026

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) won't be suffering
2) hasn't been suffered
3) doesn't suffer
4) won't be suffered

125
Задание 7 № 1027

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Budapest is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Its many attractions include the Children's Railway, which is different from other railways because this train line (A1) ... by youngsters aged 10 to 14. It (A2) ... passengers through the beautiful forest parks of the Buda Hills ever since it (A3) ... up in 1948.

Today, the railway (A4) ... approximately 300,000 people a year on the 11-kilometre journey through the hills. Only young people who (A5) ... successfully a special four-month training course are allowed to work there. The railway operates daily, and the young workers have to take one day off school every two weeks to participate. As long as their schoolwork (A6) ..., their involvement is encouraged. Similar railways have been set up in other parts of the world, including Russia and Bulgaria, but the Budapest Children's Railway remains one of the largest and most popular trains of its kind that (A7) ... passengers.

1) is ever transporting
2) has ever transported
3) was ever transported
4) is ever transported

126
Задание 1 № 1081

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) won't take
2) don't take
3) aren't taking
4) aren't taken

127
Задание 2 № 1082

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) will leave
2) will be leaving
3) will be left
4) will have left

128
Задание 3 № 1083

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) are destroying
2) are destroyed
3) have been destroyed
4) are being destroyed

129
Задание 4 № 1084

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) are contained
2) contain
3) have been contained
4) had been contained

130
Задание 5 № 1085

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) had poured
2) are poured
3) have been poured
4) are pouring

131
Задание 6 № 1086

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) was caused
2) is caused
3) causes
4) has been caused

132
Задание 7 № 1087

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Egypt's prehistoric sites are at risk from tourism. Experts believe that if urgent measures (A1) ..., no prehistoric sites in Egypt (A2) ... unharmed. Many prehistoric sites in the desert have already been lost to development projects. Now tourists (A3) ... the country's remaining prehistoric sites faster than scientists can save them. In the far southwest of the desert is the "Valley of Pictures'. Two main caves in the valley (A4) ... hundreds of paintings that date from between 7000 and 5000 BC. According to archaeologists, tourists (A5) ... water over the figures to make them easily visible. Water (A6) ... the surface of the paintings to break off in small thin pieces. "The paintings (A7) ... in no time, says one expert. He adds: "The desert is under threat. This area has to be conserved."

1) will be destroyed
2) destroy
3) have destroyed
4) are destroying

133
Задание 1 № 1141

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) is caught
2) will be caught
3) catches
4) will catch

134
Задание 2 № 1142

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) is long
2) is long being
3) was long been
4) has long been

135
Задание 3 № 1143

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) has admired
2) admires
3) was admired
4) was admiring

136
Задание 4 № 1144

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) had forgotten
2) was forgetting
3) was forgotten
4) forgets

137
Задание 5 № 1145

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) worn
2) were wearing
3) had been worn
4) were worn

138
Задание 6 № 1146

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) already phone
2) an already phoned
3) have already phoned
4) had already phoned

139
Задание 7 № 1147

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No criminal ever believes that he (A1) ... but it seems that some are trying to make crime detection as easy as possible for the police. In Japan, a country which (A2) ... famous for its peaceful citizens, one robber burst into a shop and demanded money. But as he (A3) ... himself in the CCTV camera (система видеонаблюдения), he changed his mind and asked the shop workers to call the police. Everything had been going fine, he said later, until he realised he (A4) ... to put on his mask. And have you heard about the two British men who tried to rob a shop? Unfortunately, they hadn't cut eyeholes in the woollen masks they (A5) ... . While they were trying to find the counter, they bumped into each other and knocked each other unconscious. "Don't worry," said the owner when the men came round, "I (A6) ... the police and they'll be here in a few minutes. Would you like a cup of tea while you (A7) ...?"

1) are waited
2) will be waited
3) are waiting
4) have been waiting

140
Задание 1 № 1201

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) have worked
2) am working
3) worked
4) am being worked

141
Задание 2 № 1202

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) have given
2) was given
3) had given
4) was giving

142
Задание 3 № 1203

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) have never taught
2) have never been taught
3) had never taught
4) was never teaching

143
Задание 4 № 1204

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) swamped
2) was swamped
3) was swamping
4) have been swamped

144
Задание 5 № 1205

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) was gone
2) have gone
3) had gone
4) was going

145
Задание 6 № 1206

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) had been turned
2) turned
3) was turned
4) was turning

146
Задание 7 № 1207

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Déjà vu is the feeling of having had exactly the same experience at some unknown time in the past. I (A1) ... in the same college for many years, but I remember one occasion in particular when I had this feeling.

A few years ago I (A2) ... a lesson of Physics to a student in an upstairs lecture room where I (A3) ... before. I reached the part of the lesson where we began discussing radioactivity when I (A4) ... (захлестнуть) by a feeling of déjavu. I knew I was about to refer to a book in my office. I also knew that on a previous occasion I (A5) ... to collect it from the office too. I (A6) ... to my student and asked him if we had discussed the topic already. He looked puzzled and replied that we (A7) ... anything like that before. However, my awareness of the experience didn't make the déjà vu feeling go away, even when I tried not to repeat the pre-set pattern.

1) hadn’t done
2) wouldn't have been done
3) won't do
4) haven't done

147
Задание 1 № 1261

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) arrived
2) arrive
3) have been arrived
4) had arrived

148
Задание 2 № 1262

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) were trying
2) had been tried
3) are tried
4) have tried

149
Задание 3 № 1263

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) rented
2) are renting
3) had been rented
4) have been rented

150
Задание 4 № 1264

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) will seem
2) seems
3) seemed
4) had been seemed

151
Задание 5 № 1265

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) were living
2) have been living
3) were lived
4) had lived

152
Задание 6 № 1266

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) was been
2) have been
3) had been
4) had been being

153
Задание 7 № 1267

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Dear Peter,

Well, here we are at last! We had been looking forward to coming back for ages and we finally (A1) ... safe and sound last week. Since then we (A2) ... several times to organize the flat and find schools for the children. We've had to borrow some furniture from friends and relatives as the flat we (A3) ... turned out to be unfurnished Sally says that it is all our own fault. We should have checked the details more carefully! I thought it (A4) ... good value for money! It was difficult to make the decision to come home as we (A5 ... abroad for so long. I think we are going to find it strange to settle down here again. I haven't started looking for a job yet as I (A6) ... busy. I (A7) ... you a call to arrange a night when you can come to dinner and we can discuss old times! Looking forward to seeing you again.

Best wishes, Stephen

1) have given
2) gave
3) will give
4) will be given

154
Задание 1 № 1321

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) were escaped
2) had been escaped
3) were escaping
4) have escaped

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Задание 2 № 1322

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) had been
2) have been
3) were being
4) are

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Задание 3 № 1323

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) comes
2) came
3) had come
4) were come

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Задание 4 № 1324

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) were just discovered
2) have just discovered
3) had just discovered
4) just discovered

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Задание 5 № 1325

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) had been rushed
2) had rushed
3) have rushed
4) were rushing

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Задание 6 № 1326

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) was coming
2) was come
3) come
4) had been come

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Задание 7 № 1327

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In the early 19th century an amazing thing happened in America. Nearly half a million people left their homes and headed West along what was called 'the Oregon Trail', a path across the country to California and Oregon. The men and women (A1) ... from poverty and hardship in the East. How did they find out about the opportunities that existed in the West? It seems that travellers who (A2) ... there on trading expeditions brought back stories of warmer winters and of good farming land that was being given away by the government. Then, in 1849, news (A3) ... that men (A4) ... gold in California. In the early 1850s, people (A5) ... to reach the West. On the journey, they met many dangers. Many settlers didn't reach the West alive. But change (A6) ... to the American West. By 1870, a new railway (A7) ... and the Oregon Trail had become a part of history.

1) had completed
2) was completing
3) had been completed
4) completed

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Задание 1 № 1381

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) has dreamt
2) had been dreamt
3) was dreamt
4) is dreaming

162
Задание 2 № 1382

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) made
2) is made
3) was making
4) has been making

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Задание 3 № 1383

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) has made
2) made
3) makes
4) was made

164
Задание 4 № 1384

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) had often surrounded
2) often surrounded
3) was often surrounded
4) has often been surrounded

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Задание 5 № 1385

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) writes
2) was written
3) has written
4) had written

166
Задание 6 № 1386

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) had been broken
2) broke
3) breaks
4) has broken

167
Задание 7 № 1387

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Joanne Rowling became famous almost overnight. She is the author of a highly successful series of books for young people, Joanne (A1) ... of being a writer for as long as she can remember. In fact, she (A2) ... up stories and characters ever since she was a schoolgirl. When she was still quite young, the family moved to a town called Chepstow. A family who lived nearby were called Potter, and she used their name for the hero of her books. She and her sister, Di, attended a state school in the town. Joanne's talent for telling stories (A3) ... her a popular figure in the School. During breaks between lessons, she (A4) ... by a crowd of friends, anxious to hear the latest story she (A5) ... .

When she left school, Joanne succeeded in getting a place at university. After graduating, she married a journalist but, sadly, the couple soon (A6) ... up and she moved to Edinburgh. She had no income and couldn't even afford a plastic folder to send her new book to potential publishers. However one wonderful day a publisher (A7) ... 'yes'. It was the greatest day of her life.

1) was saying
2) says
3) said
4) was said

168
Задание 1 № 1441

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) told
2) have told
3) are told
4) have been telling

169
Задание 2 № 1442

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) is laid
2) lies
3) has been lain
4) was lying

170
Задание 3 № 1443

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) introduced
2) had introduced
3) were introducing
4) were introduced

171
Задание 4 № 1444

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) would be
2) will be
3) had been
4) would have been

172
Задание 5 № 1445

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) are put
2) were putting
3) are putting
4) are being put

173
Задание 6 № 1446

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) hasn't taken
2) isn't taking
3) doesn't take
4) isn't taken

174
Задание 7 № 1447

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There are so many threats to the wildlife on our planet nowadays that we are rarely surprised when we (A1) ... about another one. However, some people might find it difficult to believe that small creatures like hedgehogs (ежи) would be the cause, rather than the victims, of one of these threats. One resident of an island which (A2) ... off the west coast of Scotland describes how this extraordinary situation has come about. It appears that hedgehogs are not native to the islands. They (A3) ... by a gardener who thought they (A4) ... an effective way of controlling the slug (слизень) population. There are now so many hedgehogs on the island that they (A5) ... many rare birds at risk because they eat birds' eggs. The hedgehogs are everywhere — so what are the local people going to do about it? One group of conservationists tried to transport hedgehogs to the mainland. The plan might have succeeded if residents on the mainland hadn't pointed out that the hedgehogs would become just as much of a threat on the mainland as on the island. But, if action (A6) ... soon, the continuing increase in the hedgehog population (A7) ... in the disappearance of certain rare species of birds.

1) results
2) will result
3) has been resulted
4) will be resulted

175
Задание 1 № 1561

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) laid
2) were laying
3) were lying
4) lie

176
Задание 2 № 1562

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) heard
2) were heard
3) hear
4) had heard

177
Задание 3 № 1563

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) tries
2) had been trying
3) was tried
4) had been tried

178
Задание 4 № 1564

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) had drowned
2) drown
3) was drowned
4) was drowning

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Задание 5 № 1565

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) were struggled
2) struggle
3) had struggled
4) had been struggled

180
Задание 6 № 1566

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) reach
2) were reached
3) were reaching
4) reached

181
Задание 7 № 1567

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Antonio and his friend Pietro (A1) ... on the beach when they (A2) ... somebody shouting. They jumped up and saw that there was a man in trouble in the sea. The man had caught his foot between two rocks. He (A3) ... to free himself for quite a long time, but without success. The friends realised that the man (A4) ... and that they needed to act quickly to save him. Without thinking, they jumped into the sea. When they reached the man, they dived underwater. They (A5) ... for several seconds before they managed to free the man. They swam back to the shore, and pulled the man between them. By the time they (A6) ... the beach, many people (A7) ... there, and everyone started to clap and cheer.

1) had gathered
2) were gathered
3) gather
4) have been gathered

182
Задание 1 № 1621

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) were driving
2) have been driven
3) had driven
4) have driven

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Задание 2 № 1622

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) had come
2) were coming
3) came
4) have come

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Задание 3 № 1623

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) had obviously swerved (съехать)
2) was obviously swerving (съехать)
3) has obviously been swerved (съехать)
4) obviously swerved (съехать)

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Задание 4 № 1624

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) has climbed
2) was climbing
3) had been climbed
4) climbed

186
Задание 5 № 1625

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) had been covered
2) was covering
3) covered
4) was covered

187
Задание 6 № 1626

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) starts
2) had been started
3) was started
4) started

188
Задание 7 № 1627

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We (A1) ... along this mountain road, miles from anywhere, when we (A2) ... across a trail of tins of food and bottles of water along the road. I looked out of the car window and noticed this camper van about ten metres below us in a field, with its back door hanging off. It (A3) ... off the road. We stopped the car. A young man (A4) ... back up towards the road. He (A5) ... in blood, so we offered to take him to hospital. As we drove off, with him lying on the back seat, he (A6) ... asking about his girlfriend — was she all right? When we (A7) ... the hospital we found that she (A8) ... up and taken to casualty by someone else. Luckily, she was okay — and so was he, eventually.

1) reached
2) have reached
3) had been reaching
4) reach

189
Задание 1 № 1681

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Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) has wanted
2) wants
3) wanted
4) had wanted

190
Задание 2 № 1682

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Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) have been
2) had been
3) are
4) were

191
Задание 3 № 1683

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Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) had sat
2) was sitting
3) has been sitting
4) sits

192
Задание 4 № 1684

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A4).


Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) drive
2) am driving
3) will drive
4) have driven

193
Задание 5 № 1685

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Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) had been amazed
2) has amazed
3) was amazed
4) was amazing

194
Задание 6 № 1686

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A6).


Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) was happened
2) had happened
3) has happened
4) is happening

195
Задание 7 № 1687

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Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) have broken
2) had broken
3) was broken
4) was breaking

196
Задание 8 № 1688

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A8).


Jane (A1) ... to be a nurse ever since she was a child but her father had told her that nursing was not a suitable profession for her to follow. She decided to talk to her friend, Anne, about what she should do. Jane and Anne (A2) ... friends for a long time and lived in the same street. When Jane arrived at Anne's house, Anne (A3) ... in the garden reading. Jane explained the situation to her. As she finished speaking, Anne's mother came out of the house and shouted to the girls to come over. "Sorry Jane, but I'm afraid, your father had an accident this morning at work and is in hospital. I (A4) ... you over there now.' When they arrived at the hospital Jane (A5) ... to see her father sitting up in bed and smiling broadly.

'Father, I was so worried, I thought something dreadful (A6) ... .' 'Oh, there's no need to worry. I (A7) ... my arm but the nurses here (A8) ... such good care of me, they've been wonderful. And Jane, I've been thinking.' Jane Smiled at her friend, and knew that everything was going to be all right.

1) took
2) have taken
3) are taken
4) were taking

197
Задание 1 № 1741

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Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) was
2) had been
3) has been
4) will be

198
Задание 2 № 1742

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A2).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) ever has
2) has ever had
3) ever was having
4) will ever have

199
Задание 3 № 1743

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A3).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) asked
2) has asked
3) had been asked
4) was asking

200
Задание 4 № 1744

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A4).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) had followed
2) was followed
3) was following
4) has been following

201
Задание 5 № 1745

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A5).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) will find
2) found
3) had found
4) would find

202
Задание 6 № 1746

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A6).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) had actually met
2) was actually meeting
3) has actually been meeting
4) was actually met

203
Задание 7 № 1747

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A7).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) would plan
2) has been planned
3) is planning
4) was planned

204
Задание 8 № 1748

Прочитайте текст. Выберите один из предложенных вариантов ответа. Заполните пропуск (A8).


Tom Wilson is an explorer. He (A1) ... to nearly every country in the world, but the most exciting time he (A2) ... was when he went to the Congo jungle. He (A3) ... by a magazine to retrace the route of a famous explorer who disappeared in the 1920's. As he (A4) ... a small river he got separated from his guides. He went on alone, hoping he (A5) ... them, but instead he encountered a group of natives. He stayed with them for several days and found out that a very old woman (A6) ... the famous explorer. She knew how he had died. Tom became very friendly with the natives and now he (A7) ... to go back and see them again. He is sure they (A8) ... him back.

1) will be welcomed
2) will welcome
3) have welcomed
4) are welcoming

205
Задание 1 № 1801

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) was arriving
2) arrived
3) has arrived
4) was arrived

206
Задание 2 № 1802

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) has planned
2) was planned
3) was planning
4) had been planned

207
Задание 3 № 1803

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) had spent
2) was spent
3) was spending
4) had been spending

208
Задание 4 № 1804

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) will leave
2) had left
3) leave
4) left

209
Задание 5 № 1805

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) wasn't allowed
2) didn't allow
3) hadn’t allowed
4) isn't allowed

210
Задание 6 № 1806

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) has
2) has had
3) was had
4) had

211
Задание 7 № 1807

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) worked
2) was working
3) had been working
4) has worked

212
Задание 8 № 1808

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When student Sheridan Gregorio (A1) ... at Fortaleza airport in Brazil, he (A2) ... to fly home to Holland. He had had a great vacation, but unfortunately he (A3) ... all his money. All he had was his airline ticket back to Amsterdam. But when he checked in, the airline employees at the airport said, "You have to pay airport tax before you (A4) ... the country." Even though Sheridan explained that he was completely broke, he (A5) ... to fly, so he missed his flight home. His ticket was nonrefundable, so now he needed to buy a new ticket and pay the airport tax. Since he (A6) ... no money, Sheridan's only option was to sleep in the airport and work in restaurants in exchange for food and some money. He (A7) ... for five months, before he (A8) ... enough money for the airport tax, and the Brazilian police persuaded the airline to let him use his old ticket to go home. Sheridan finally arrived home safe and sound last week.

1) saves
2) saved
3) was saving
4) had been saving

213
Задание 1 № 1861

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) know
2) have known
3) had been known
4) are known

214
Задание 2 № 1862

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) have said
2) will say
3) said
4) are said

215
Задание 3 № 1863

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) is meant
2) means
3) is meaning
4) has been meant

216
Задание 4 № 1864

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) has first spotted
2) first spotted
3) was first spotted
4) was first spotting

217
Задание 5 № 1865

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) has started
2) was started
3) is starting
4) had been started

218
Задание 6 № 1866

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) has watched
2) is watching
3) was watched
4) has been watched

219
Задание 7 № 1867

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Most people know something about dolphins. For example, almost all of us can say that dolphins (A1) ... for being intelligent and friendly. But if we are asked what colour dolphins are, how many people (A2) ... ‘pink’? Hardly anybody! It might sound like a joke, but a pink dolphin has recently been spotted in Lake Calcasieu in Louisiana, USA. The animal, whose eyes are red, is a bottlenose dolphin. His body is pink all over and this is how he must have looked from birth: he is an albino, which (A3) ... he has a med cal condition that causes pale skin. The dolphin (A4) ... several years ago, although it is only very recently that he (A5) ... to appear almost every day. Walt Furneaux, a local sailor, says he (A6) ... the animal on numerous occasions. ‘I remember the first time I spotted him. Before that day I (A7) ... anything so extraordinary in my life. He looked unreal,’ explains Walt.

1) was never seeing
2) never see
3) was never seen
4) had never seen

220
Задание 1 № 1921

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) was claimed
2) have claimed
3) had claimed
4) had been claimed

221
Задание 2 № 1922

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) don’t find
2) haven’t found
3) weren’t found
4) wouldn’t find

222
Задание 3 № 1923

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) introduced
2) was introducing
3) had introduced
4) was introduced

223
Задание 4 № 1924

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) speaks
2) was speaking
3) was spoken
4) has been speaking

224
Задание 5 № 1925

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) has said
2) was saying
3) says
4) was said

225
Задание 6 № 1926

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) took
2) has taken
3) was taken
4) was taking

226
Задание 7 № 1927

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I was beginning to feel a little nervous. It was my first day as the personal assistant to a company director. I (A1) ... at the interview that I could speak French but it wasn’t true. I hoped they (A2) ... out that I had been lying. At first everything went well. My boss was very helpful and he explained to me what I had to do. Then I (A3) ... to my colleagues, who were all very friendly. Just as I was sitting down at my desk the phone rang. As soon as I picked up the receiver I started to panic. A woman (A4) ... to me in French and naturally, I couldn’t understand a word she (A5) .... When the boss saw how upset I was, he (A6) ... the phone from me. To my surprise he answered the woman in English and then he burst out laughing. Afterwards he told me it was his mother. She (A7) ... to the dentist’s and was having difficulty speaking properly. She had been talking to me in English not French!

1) was just being
2) is just
3) would just be
4) had just been

227
Задание 1 № 1981

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) were given
2) gave
3) were giving
4) have given

228
Задание 2 № 1982

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) came
2) has come
3) was coming
4) had come

229
Задание 3 № 1983

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) was using
2) used
3) was used
4) had used

230
Задание 4 № 1984

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) became
2) have become
3) are becoming
4) become

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Задание 5 № 1985

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) have
2) has had
3) had
4) had had

232
Задание 6 № 1986

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) was caused
2) is caused
3) has caused
4) has been caused

233
Задание 7 № 1987

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Have you ever visited the doctor with an earache or a sore throat? Chances are, you (A1) ... antibiotics to treat the problem. Alexander Fleming (A2) ... across the first antibiotic, penicillin, by accident in 1928. The medicine was then developed and became widely available in the 1940s. It (A3) ... against anything from blood poisoning to tonsillitis. In fact, since then, antibiotics (A4) ... so easy to obtain that they are being overused. They are really for treating serious bacterial infections. Some people believe that antibiotics can be used to cure the common cold or flu but, as these are both viruses, antibiotics (A5) ... no effect on them whatsoever. The overuse of antibiotics (A6) ... infections known as superbugs to develop. These superbugs are too tough {устойчивый) for antibiotics to fight and may be a big problem for future generations. So what can we do? Well, only take antibiotics when necessary and, if your doctor (A7) ... them to you, be sure to follow the instructions and finish the course.

1) will give
2) is given
3) had given
4) gives

234
Задание 1 № 2043

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) was accepting
2) had accepted
3) accepted
4) was being accepted

235
Задание 2 № 2044

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) contrasting
2) being contrasted
3) contrasted
4) had contrasted

236
Задание 3 № 2045

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) had been astonished
2) has been astonished
3) astonished
4) was astonished

237
Задание 4 № 2046

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) have noticed
2) had noticed
3) noticed
4) would notice

238
Задание 5 № 2047

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) had got
2) get
3) have got
4) got

239
Задание 6 № 2048

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) fails
2) has failed
3) will fail
4) will have failed

240
Задание 7 № 2049

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Му sister Edna, with all the advantages of youth, was, strangely enough, less tolerant. She admitted that Robert had a good heart; but she couldn’t accept him, as my mother (A1) ... him, for my sake. Her narrow ideas what was ‘proper’ (A2) ... sharply with Robert’s natural lack of respect for appearances; and she (A3) ... at her mother’s familiarity with the eccentric little man. I (A4)..., not only in sister’s case, but in others as well, that we of the younger generation are not nearly so cheerful and so impulsive as some of our elders. I often see old people (A5) ... wide-eyed and excited at the promise of some anticipated pleasure which totally (A6) ... to upset the calm of their grandchildren. (A7) ... we, I wonder, such genuine boys and girls as our seniors were when they were young?

1) Are
2) Were
3) Are being
4) Were being

241
Задание 1 № 2164

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) hadn’t known
2) didn’t know
3) hadn’t been knowing
4) wasn’t knowing

242
Задание 2 № 2165

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) meant
2) had meant
3) had been meaning
4) was meaning

243
Задание 3 № 2166

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) have been taken
2) took
3) had taken
4) had been taken

244
Задание 4 № 2167

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) had upset
2) had been upset
3) upset
4) being upset

245
Задание 5 № 2168

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) had never been
2) has never been
3) never had been
4) never has been

246
Задание 6 № 2169

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) stormed
2) was storming
3) had been storming
4) had stormed

247
Задание 7 № 2170

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The manager came up to me and asked me for an explanation. He said documents must not be removed from his office without his agreement. I said I (A1) ... what he (A2) ... but he ignored my protests. He said, “I’m not going to have an argument about this. You (A3)... a document. Give it back or you’ll be in serious trouble.” This accusation (A4) ... me and I was very worried about him threatening me. He (A5)... critical of me before. I could hardly speak but I told him that he shouldn’t have blamed me and he (A6) ... away angrily. Ten minutes later he returned and he was very apologetic. “I’m sorry,” he said. “It was my mistake. I (A7) ... you an apology.”

1) owed
2) am owing
3) owe
4) have owed

248
Задание 1 № 2224

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) had been leading
2) would lead
3) would have lead
4) has led

249
Задание 2 № 2225

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) has never really liked
2) had really never liked
3) had never really liked
4) has really never liked

250
Задание 3 № 2226

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) has recently developed
2) had recently developed
3) recently developed
4) recently has developed

251
Задание 4 № 2227

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) had been considered
2) has considered
3) had considered
4) has been considered

252
Задание 5 № 2228

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) had been winning
2) was winning
3) won
4) had won

253
Задание 6 № 2229

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) once has remarked
2) once remarked
3) would once remark
4) had once remarked

254
Задание 7 № 2230

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By 1942, when Caroline was twenty and (A1l)... the life of a middle- aged matron for three years, she was so desperate that she was seriously planning to run away. She (A2)... reading (although she (A3)... what was almost an addiction to women’s magazines, her favourite being Woman & Beauty), she hated sewing, and her only real pleasure was playing the piano. She (A4) ... quite a talented pianist at school, and (A5) ... several medals at classical musical festivals, but it was not the music of Chopin and Bach and Brahms that filled the house now, but songs from the hit parade. ‘In the Mood’ was to be heard particularly frequently coming from the music room. Caroline (A6) ... that she was growing a little tired of the tune; Jacqueline (A7)... both hands cut off rather than stop playing it at length daily after that. She had very few opportunities for revenge.

1) had had
2) would have
3) would have had
4) would have been had

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