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ЗАДАНИЕ 1

Complete the sentences

A policeman who investigates serious crime is called a detective. He wears _____, not a uniform.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 2

Make up correct phrases.

1. initiate А. аn institution
2. found B. an impression
3. pass C. memories of one’s youth
4. create D. proceedings against someone
5. evoke E. a new law

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ЗАДАНИЕ 3

The differences between the following adjectives are often based on collocation as much as meaning. Match each of the adjectives on the left with a collocating noun on the right.

1. illegitimate А. killing
2. illegal B. child
3.illicit C. advice
4.unlawful D. pleasures
5. legal E. substances

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ЗАДАНИЕ 4

Match the question with an appropriate answer

1. When is the best time to pick strawberries?

2. What do you get when you cross a sheep with a kangaroo?

3. Are your curtains drawn?

4. Do you write with your left hand or your right hand?

5. You smell good. What have you got on?

a. Clean socks.

b. Nether – I use a ballpoint pen.

c. When the farmer isn’t looking.

d. Really? I didn’t even know they could knit.

e. No, they’re real.

f. A wooly jumper.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 5

Match the first halves of sentences with the second halves and connect them with one of the linking words listed below.

While, on, now that, the minute, once

1. I understand why you don’t like her

2. I think I must have dropped my keys

3. She was bound to contact the police

4. He phoned his wife immediately

5. I began to enjoy the novel

a. I had read the first few chapters.

b. hearing the result of the tests.

c. I was walking to work this morning.

d. I’ve finally met her.

e. she discovered her diamonds missing.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 6

Complete the sentences

The bank’s security system is completely ______ .it can’t possibly go wrong.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 7

You had better take your mobile phone with you _____.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 8

I _____ the meeting to him the other day. I wonder why he didn’t turn up.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 9

Napoleon was finally defeated at Waterloo. If you “meet your Waterloo”, it means ____.

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ЗАДАНИЕ 10

Complete the sentences

I didn’t know anything was written on the other side of the page. Why didn’t you write ______ at the bottom?

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