Year 7  Sport

Do Test 2 Focus on Sport

Task 1. Complete the text with the words from the word bank.

Word bank: fantastically, talent, distance, prizes, superhuman, hand, overturn, amazed, performed, Ukrainians, athletics, Ivano-Frankivsk.

There is hardly a nation in the world that has no tales about the men of great ____1____ strength. The ____2____ have also such stories and it may seem strange, there are still ____3____ strong men to be found among the Ukrainians who can walk around with four-hundred pounds in each ____4____ , who can ____5____eight-hundred pound truck wheels, who can pull five streetcars, coupled together for the ____6____ of sixty feet. The man who ____7____ all these stunts is Vasyl Virastiuk, the strongest person in Ukraine. He has taken part in and won ____8____ at the international strong-men contests and is considered to be one of the strongest men in the world.

Vasyl Virastiuk was born in the city of ____9____ in 1974. When in school he ____10____ his teachers by the show of strength. He went in for soccer, swimming, and freestyle wrestling. But when his brother Roman had taken him to ____11____ he discovered his best ____12____.

Task 2. Put the verbs in brackets into the Present Perfect Continuous.

  1. He ____________________ (to talk) with his coach for half an hour.
  2. The girls ____________________ (to skip) for five minutes.
  3. Tom ____________________ (to ride) a bicycle for two hours.
  4. I ____________________ (to learn) English since I was 7 years old.
  5. How long ____________________ (to train) children in the gym?
  6. My friend (to kick) a ball for twenty minutes.

Task 3. Choose the correct item to complete the sentences.

1.My brother _____ the tennis club last year.

a. attended
b. has been attending
c. has attended

2. They _____ the competitions at the stadium now.

a. have been watching
b. is watching
c. are watching

3. There ____ indoor and outdoor sports games.

a. is
b. have
c. are

4. Sergiy Bubka _____ his physical education classes in school.

a. has begun
b. begin
c. began

5. How long ___ Marina ____?

a. is training
b. has trained
c. has been training

6. I ____ already ____ a new pair of trainers.

a. have bought
b. is buying
c. has bought

I hope Test 2 Focus on Sport was interesting and not difficult.