Reading

Read the text and put the sentences in the correct order.

I have to help my parents because they are very busy at work. My mother is a doctor and she spends a lot of time in the hospital. Sometimes she even has to work on weekends. My father is a driver. He often goes to other towns on business. So I have to do a lot of house chores. I go shopping and do the washing up. But I am not good at it. I often break plates and I always forget to buy something in the supermarket. And most of all I hate cleaning my room. When my room is tidy, I can’t find anything there.

What I really like is growing flowers. I have a lot of flowers at home and in spring and summer I grow flowers in the garden. All my friends say that my flowers are very beautiful. I am glad to see their happy faces when I give them flowers.

___ a) My hobby is growing flowers.

___ b) I don’t like house chores.

___ c) I enjoy giving flowers to my friends.

___ d) My parents work a lot and don’t have time for house chores.

Choose the correct variant to complete the sentences.

1. My parents … .

a. work hard

b. aren’t busy

c. spend much time at home

d. don’t work

 

2. My mother spends much time … .

a. in other towns

b. at home

c. in the garden

d. at work

 

3. Most of all I don’t like … .

a. doing the shopping

b. washing up

c. tidying my room

d. growing flowers

 

4. I feel … to give flowers to my friends.

a. sad

b. unhappy

c. pleased

d. angry

 

Write short answers to the questions.

1) Where does my mother work?

________________________________________________________________________________

2) Where does my father often go?

________________________________________________________________________________

3) What house chores do I usually do?

________________________________________________________________________________

4) What is my hobby?

________________________________________________________________________________

 

Writing

Complete the sentences with the words.

straight     headache     church       primary
  1. On Easter Ukrainian people go to _____________ with baskets.
  2. Betty didn’t sleep well last night and now she has got a terrible
  3. English children from5 to 11 years old go to ______________ school.
  4. My cousin has got short ___________ hair and brown eyes.

Choose the correct form of the verbs to complete the sentences.

1. I always … my teeth in the morning.

a) clean         b) am cleaning          c) cleaned          d) has cleaned

2. … you … the film yesterday?

a) Do … enjoy           b) Did … enjoy        c) Are … enjoying          d) Will … enjoy

3. Diana … this book in the library tomorrow.

a) takes        b) will take          c) took          d) has taken

4. … Paul ever … a car?

a) Does … drive         b) Is … driving          c) Did … drive        d) Has … driven

Write a letter to your pen friend about your best friend. Use the plan below:

  • your friend’s name and age;
  • what he / she looks like;
  • his / her hobby;
  • what you like doing together.