1. Перепишите следующие предложения, подчеркните в каждом из них глагол-сказуемое и определите его видо-временную форму и залог. Переведите предложения на русский язык
1. Today scientists are still looking for the substance as a source of energy.
2. Could you speak English a year ago?
3. The Mendeleyev system has served for almost 100 years as a key to discovering new elements.
II. Перепишите и письменно переведите предложения на русский язык, обращая внимание на перевод неопределенных и отрицательных местоимений
1. Some 350 people attend a yachting school in Tallinn.
2. Does he know any foreign language?
3. Any exhibit of this museum is valuable.
III. Перепишите следующие предложения; подчеркни¬те в каждом из них модальный глагол или его эквивалент. Переведите предложения на русский язык
1. Energy can exist in many forms and each form can be transformed into the other.
2. The computers should become an integral part of the organization of industrial processes of all types.
3. These metal parts had to be subjected to X-ray examination.
4. The chemists may use the reactor to analyse various substances for their exact composition.
IV. Переведите предложения на русский язык, обращая внимание на разные значения слова IT
1. The main building was completed in 1985. It houses the library.
2. It is necessary for all the students to know the fundamental laws of mechanics
3. It often rains in autumn and snows in winter.
4. It is necessary to find new sources of cheap energy.
V. Прочитайте и устно переведите с 1-го по 3-й абзацы текста TALLINN. Перепишите и письменно переведите 1-й и 2-й абзацы
1. Tallinn is the capital of Estonia. It is an industrial town. Half of all the industrial products of the Republic comes fr om Tallinn´s enterprises. They produce a great variety of articles such as electric motors, electrotechnical equipment, furniture, skis, toys, fabrics, perfumes, drugs, sweets, tinned foods, etc. The industrial output of Tallinn´s enterprises increases steadily. This increase is the result of high labour productivity due to mechanization, au¬tomation and the application of modern technology.
2. Tallinn is an old city. It retains many features of its architecture and landscape and its cosy atmosphere. The streets of the Old Town are very narrow, the buildings are ancient, many of them date back to the 15th century. Nowadays they have all mod¬ern conveniencies and house museums, theatres, shops and restaurants. The Old Town is the seat of the Republic´s government, several Ministries and the Presidium of the Academy of Sciences. The area of the Old Town makes up less than one per cent of Tallinn´s territory.
3. Thousands of Tallinn´s residents live in new districts. Each of them has attractions of its own: one district borders on thick pine groves, another faces a lake, a third offers a magnificent view on the Gulf of Finland. The district of Mustamae is one of the youngest in the city. Almost a quarter of Tallinn´s population resides in the district. At Mustamae there are two institutes: the Tallinn Polytechnical Institute and the Chemistry Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonia. There are also numerous schoolhouses, kindergartens and service centres there.
4. Tallinn has Europe´s Gold Medal for preservation of architectural relics. Perhaps no other city of Northern Europe preserves the beauty of its past so lovingly. With its charming mixture of the old and the new Tallinn creates an unforgettable impression.
VI. Прочитайте 4-й абзац и ответьте письменно на вопрос:
Why does Tallinn create an unforgettable impression?