Контрольная работа "Countable and uncountable nouns"


COUNTABLE AND UNCOUNTABLE NOUNS
1. A or SOME?
Put a/an before the following countable nouns, and some before the uncountable nouns.
a. _____ stamp i. ____ job
b. _____ book j. ____ work
c. _____ oil k. ____ apple
d. _____ tree l. ____ meat
e. _____ air m. ____ orange
f. _____ money n. ____ orange juice
g. _____ dollar o. ____ problem
e. _____ music p. ____ information
2. Some or Any?
Put SOME or ANY into each gap.
a. I haven't got _______ paper.
b. I'll buy __________ paper when I go to the shop.
c. Is there _________ petrol in the car?
d. Yes, I put _______ in yesterday.
e. I bought __________ fruit but they didn't have __________ vegetables.
f. Do you have _________ money? I need 50 dollars.
g. I saw __________ money on the table a minute ago.
h. I need ________ help with my homework. Aren't you busy?
I. I don't have ________ time today, sorry.
j. Did you have ________ problems with this exercise?
3. How much? or How many?
Write questions with How much? or How many?
a. She has a lot of children.
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b. Can you buy some butter?
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c. I went all over Europe last summer.
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d. I bought a new house last week.
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e. The house has a lot of rooms.
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f. Some people are coming for dinner on Sunday.
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g. Shakespeare wrote a lot of plays.
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h. She earns a fortune!
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Read Ex. 31 on pp. 40 41, Student's Book, and write if the information is true or false. If the
sentence is false, give true information.
a)
1. The capital of the United States is New York.
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2. The USA has the third largest population in the world.
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3. American English and British English are absolutely the same.
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4. Nobody in America can understand people who speak British English.
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5. There are lots of people in the United States who can speak Spanish.
b)
6. The capital of Canada is Ottawa.
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7. Canada is famous for its deserts.
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8. There are two official languages in Canada English and Spanish.
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9. The official emblem of Canada is the star.
c)
10. New Zealand consists of two main islands and some small islands.
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11. The school year in New Zealand starts in February.
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12. The official languages in New Zealand are English and French.
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13. New Zealand is famous for its advanced Informational Technologies.
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d)
14. The UK is the third largest country in the world.
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15. Great Britain is an island state.
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16. In Britain a tourist can meet only British people.
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17. The English language includes a lot of words from many other languages.
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e)
18. Australia occupies the whole continent.
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19. Australia has the second largest population in the world.
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20. The capital of Australia is Canberra.
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21. There is no official language in Australia.
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