ТЕХНОЛОГИЯ АНАЛИЗА, ПЕРЕВОДА И РЕДАКТИРОВАНИЯ ПУБЛИЦИСТИЧЕСКОГО ТЕКСТА ОЦЕНОЧНЫХ ЖАНРОВ

I _______ a good program from the Internet the other day. Would you like a copy?
downloaded
copified
typed
recorded
A program on the grid you create with it to perform mathematical operations is __________.
software
hardware
spreadsheet
attachment
Business newspapers often publish __________ of vacancies companies have.
issues
articles
advertisements
periodicals
A hard-hitting documentary series starts tonight at 10 p.m. Viewers might be shocked at scenes of… .
television preview
news review
radio review
programme review
A document on the Web giving information about a person or institution is a __________.
list
catalogues
home page
paper
Now is the time to plant roses. Put trees in at least 2 apart and cover roots with 6” of soil.
gardening tips
host’s recipe
housewife’s advice
prescriptions
If _________ parties or politicians get reelected, they receive a fresh mandste from the electorate for a new term of office.
incumbent
weak
strong
powerless
if you play _________ in a business or political situation, you act or negotiate in an aggressive way, and if you play __________, you don’t.
new ball, old ball
single, double
hardball, softball
in, out
A huge portion of the internet containing linked docu,ents, called pages, is __________.
the Web
catalogue
the net
home page
The final stages in a competitive situation or a conflict, especially when the final outcome is not clear, are the ________.
endgame
gambit
stalemate
mix
Starting overcast with intermittent rain followed by sunny spells, max. temp. 21 C°.
editorial
obituary
caption
weather forecast
I’m always impressed by people who carry their _________ on planes and work on them during the flight.
laptops
e-mail
mouse
surfing
Prince Edward (left) enjoys a joke with actor Sam Cool (centre).
gossip column
caption
horoscope
readers’ advice column
Someone who commits a lot of crimes and goes on committing them is a _________.
robber
political detainee
thief
persistent offender
Mr Richard Caulder (West Hull, Labour) asked if the Minister of Transport could inform the MPs of train-fare concessions for pensioners. However, the Speaker declared that… .
Congres news
Senate news
parliamentary review
Royal news
audiences traditionally show their appreciation at the end of a performance and sometimes during it by _________.
whispering
hissing
clapping
sobbing
Where there are no clear winners or losers in a competitive situation, or no apparent solution to a conflict, there is __________.
stalemate
gambit
mix
endgame
If you use a _________ in order to achieve your goal, you use subtle means whose purpose may not be immediately clear to others and which often involve taking a risk.
complaint
stalemate
gambit
chess
A pair of silver George II candlesticks fetched 17 000 pounds. Bidding was slow for Victorian oil paintings but a landscape by Somers went for 55 000 pounds.
trading ad
sale column
headline
auction report
Viewers __________ commercial TV have to watch advertisements _________ petrol, washing machines, soap and many other items which they do not require ________ and __________ programmes.
in, with, during, in
at, of, in, during
of, between, for, during
of, for, between, during
Commercial programmes _________ this channel are financed _________ different companies which do not have anything to do _________ the arrengement or content of these programmes.
at, by, by
of, with, with
in, with, for
on, by, with
If you want some photos of the USA, you could just try _________ the Web. You’ll be amazed how many you can find.
surfing
copying
loading
mailing
To navigate around the internet, sometimes aimlessly, is __________.
to travel
to surf the net
to tour
to wander
The BBC is financed _________ payments which are made ___________ all people who have TV-sets.
by, by
by, for
with, by
by, with
The cheapest bucket-shop air-return to Hong Kong is now about 480 pounds and Hong Kong is a good base to visit Macao, China and Taiwan. The best season is… .
travel
ad
news review
customs
The memory available on a computer to store and use information temporarily, usually measured in megabytes, is ___________.
RAM
RUX
SAM
TAX
He’s a popular journalist, so he’s not a __________ journalist. He’s the equivalent of a small-town gossip columnist.
low-brow
middle-brow
high-brow
rise-brow
A meeting place on the Internet for discussion of a particular topic is __________.
newsgroup
visit
gathering
attendance
Premier to probe Riddle of “spics in ministry”.
television preview
parliamentary review
headline
crossword clues
Hundreds of supporters shouted “Free her now” when Kiran awalia was _________ bail.
permitted
allowed
let
refused
A device inside a computer that stores large amounts of information is __________.
soft disk
hard drive
soft drive
hard disk
Today is a good day to do business but a bad one for romance. Don’t take members of the opposite sex today too seriously.
horoscope
recipe
gossip column
obituary
A computer that fits on a desk, used by individuals at work or at home, is _________.
desktop
brieftop
laptop
tabletop
The other day I ________ some photos I’d taken so that I could send them to a friend in America.
scanned
printed
made
published
John Butcher, Conservative MP for Coventry South West, has campaigned in the Midlands for habitual violent offenders to be ________ bail.
refused
denied
deprived
granted
When prices are falling or losing ground, traders talk about a _________.
hare market
rising market
bull market
bear market