Английский язык (11 класс)

Genetic modification ______ give us easy-peel oranges, cancer-fighting strawberries and blue potatoes.
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова fizz
шипучий напиток
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова season
период жизни, примечательный какими-л. событиями
уместный момент
время года
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In 1698, Peter the Great and William Penn had met in London, and in 1763 a Boston merchant had anchored
Bennett Island, Jeannette Island, and Henrietta Island in 1881.
Earlier contacts had occurred
to the United States.
In 1867, Alaska was sold
between Americans and Russians.
The United States claimed Wrangel Island, Herald Island,
his ship at the port of Kronstadt after a direct transatlantic voyage.
Part of the job of a President is to be able to plan for the worst and hope ______ the best.
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The creation of the Thames River Police was one
an offense within the workplace, he may not wish to call in the police.
He may believe that, if he deals with it in his own way, production and
profit may suffer less; the public interest, however, may not be served thereby.
If an employer catches a group of employees committing
of the most significant police reform experiments of the time.
Укажите, какой частью речи является подчеркнутое слово: In July 1989, Kenya’s President Moi publicly burnt his country's stock of ivory.
Укажите, какой частью речи является подчеркнутое слово: Ten years later, numbers were down to fewer than 600,000 and still falling.
In the twentieth century the provision for personal health services began to improve rapidly as the result of the progress of medical knowledge and the__________________.
private medicine
greater number of doctors
wider availability of treatment
greater number of hospitals
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Although there are black bears in the park, the Roosevelt elk
was measured at 112.1 metres tall (although its top broke off later) and had a diameter of 4 metres.
Other wildlife includes coyotes,
(living an average of 600 years); it is also the tallest of the world's trees.
The coast redwood, which is found in the park, is fast-growing and among the longest-lived species on earth
bobcats, blacktail deer, chipmunks, and squirrels.
In 1963 a redwood called “Tall Tree,” located on Redwood Creek in Tall Trees Grove in the southern section of the park,
is the most commonly seen wild mammal.
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honorary degree
степень магистра
doctoral degree
докторская степень
master's degree
почетная ученая степень
NHS is the biggest employer in Europe although Britain actually spends less per person ___ health care than most of her European neighbours.
Let's buy a bar of chocolate and a carton of yogurt, ... ?
The authority of the English constable derived _____three official sources — the crown (not the political party in power), the law, and the consent and cooperation of the citizenry.
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Australia's oldest city is built around a series of natural inlets and beaches culminating in Sydney Cove, which
the one people would most like to go to!
Attractions include SeaWorld San Diego and
driving distance including Knott's Berry Farm, Knott's Soak City Orange County and LEGOLAND California.
There are other equally thrilling rides within
the world-famous San Diego Zoo.
It's no wonder that this city is consistently voted the world's best by visitors, as well as
is dominated by the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge.
Раскройте скобки: In a few days the weather turned to worse, it started (rain), the temperature fell to seven degrees.
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The preventive tactics of the early metropolitan police were successful,
that shaped modern English policing.
Their pitched battles with (and ultimate street victory over) the Chartists in Birmingham and London
proved the ability of the police to deal with major disorders and street riots.
The Metropolitan Police Act established the principles
and crime and disorder declined.
What should a young boy (girl) do to be well _________ for a chosen job?
have suited
will suit
This pattern of informal rewards and punishments is, in all kinds of society, ___ most potent force in law enforcement, but it is stronger in the small community.
When employees strike, they often ask for ---------- benefits, better retirement payments, better or fuller medical care, and so on.
In London obviously there are plenty of hospitals and ______________ are short.
waiting lists
waiting modes
waiting loops
waiting systems
Определите президентов США
V. Lenin
W. Churchill
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова Commonwealth
Beer bottles and large vine bottles are constantly ____________.
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The United States viewed the Soviet Union as a pariah state during its nascent years and did not extend full diplomatic relations
established late due to U.S. hostility towards communism.
At the end of this war, the first signs of post-war mistrust and hostility began to appear, escalating into the Cold War,
were for a brief period, allies.
During World War II the two countries
a period of tense and hostile relations between the two countries, with periods of detente.
Full diplomatic relations between the two countries were
until November 16, 1933 during Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration — the last Western power to do so.
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Terrorism has been practiced by political organizations with both rightist and leftist objectives,
distinguishes terrorism from both conventional and guerrilla warfare.
Major targets sometimes also include buildings or other locations that are
important economic or political symbols, such as embassies or military installations.
The degree to which it relies on fear
by nationalistic and religious groups, by revolutionaries, and even by state institutions such as armies, intelligence services, and police.
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to dart
пресмыкающееся, рептилия
коготь (ястреба и т. п.)
рвануться, кинуться, мчаться стрелой
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова guard
Brittannia or Brittānia was the name used by the Romans from the 1st century _____for the British Isles taken together.
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова range
The persecution of continental Protestants forced Elizabeth _______ war.
Укажите, какой частью речи является подчеркнутое слово: Fortunately, the US Marine Mammals Protection Act of 1972 saved them.
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People who before, also in Parliament, stated that capital punishment was not a deterrent to murder — for there have always been murders in all countries
public opinion in Britain has changed.
Capital punishment, they think, may not be the ideal answer, but it is better than nothing, especially when,
as in England, a sentence of "lifelong" imprisonment (a life sentence, as it is called) only lasts eight or nine years.
Today, therefore,
with or without the law of execution — now feel that killing the assassin is the lesser of two evils.
You also _______to think about how well you can do what you would like to do.
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степень бакалавра (первая учёная степень)
to take a degree in history
получить степень по историческим наукам
bachelor's degree
звание, ученая степень
Вставьте пропущенное слово: A doctor ought to be ________ for at the first sign.
The dry grass around the swamp sways in the hot breeze, while antelope graze, ever fearful for the predators who may be ________from the shade of the few trees that dot the bush.
Определите правильные варианты перевода слова tower
Установите соответствия между английскими и русскими эквивалентами:
to put on (gain) weight
to be run down
сократить, уменьшить
to cut down
to lose weight
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The UK remains one of the leading providers of technological innovations today, providing inventions as diverse as
this tradition of technical creativity.
Other famous scientists, engineers and inventors from the UK include: John Logie Baird, William Caxton,
and Alexander Fleming (discoverer of penicillin) were all British.
Alan Turing, Frank Whittle (inventor of the jet engine), Charles Babbage (who devised the idea of the computer)
Richard Trevithick, Robert Hooke, Humphry Davy, Robert Watson-Watt, Henry Bessemer and others.
Since then, the United Kingdom has continued
the World Wide Web and Viagra (created by Tim Berners-Lee and Pfizer respectively).
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питательное вещество
продовольственный магазин
снабжающий продовольствием
When you bite _______ an apple, do you ever wish it was a pineapple instead?
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The deadliest terrorist strikes to date were the September, 11 attacks (2001), in which suicide terrorists associated with al-Qaeda hijacked four commercial airplanes,
and the U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania (1998).
In 2000 an explosion triggered by suicide bombers caused the deaths of
17 sailors aboard a U.S. naval ship, the USS Cole, in the Yemeni port of Aden.
In addition, there were several major terrorist attacks on U.S. government targets overseas, including military bases in Saudi Arabia (1996)
crashing two of them into the twin towers of the World Trade Center complex in New York City and one into the Pentagon building near Washington, D.C.; the fourth plane crashed near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Nelson, Wellington and Sir Joshua Reynolds are buried in
Most large universities sponsor free legal aid clinics that provide legal assistance and advice ---------------------.
for a token fee
for a token payment
for a token price
free of charge
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The moods of British weather are
would lose much of their charm.
On the whole the warm moist winds off the warm waters of the North Atlantic Drift are
belongs more to fiction than to fact.
It is true there is a lot of rain in London but the constant dense pea-soup fog
so common that the general climate is very mild.
Without it novels of Victorian London, of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes
really surprising.
Recession _______ eminent again in 2001, especially with the September 11, 2001 attacks.
had become
has become
Everyone has to answer for his actions,... ?
The first man to bring the Italian Renaissance style to Great Britain was
Thomas Hardy
Inigo Jones
Alfred Tennyson
Christopher Wren
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After the collapse of the USSR, relations between Britain
in contrast with the detente policy of the 1970s, although relations became warmer after Mikhail Gorbachev came to power in 1985.
In the 21st century, however, while trade and human ties have proliferated, diplomatic ties have suffered due
which was operating in England in until 1963.
Soviet spies were later discovered in Britain, such as Kim Philby and the Cambridge Five spy ring,
to allegations of spying, and extradition disputes.
British prime minister Margaret Thatcher pursued a strong anti-communist policy in concert with Ronald Reagan during the 1980s,
and the new Russian Federation were initially warm.