Прочитайте текст с пропусками, обозначенными номерами 1 – 7. Эти номера соответствуют заданиям 1 – 7, в которых представлены возможные варианты ответов (А, B, C, D). Установите соответствие номера пропуска варианту ответа.
When Mary left her office, she walked home to her apartment on Twilight Road. The chill of the early morning made her (1) ______ her hands into the pockets of her stylish jacket and pick up her pace. The weather brought to mind a long-forgotten line from Little Women. One of the sisters – she couldn’t (2) ______ whether it was Berth or Amy – said that November was a disagreeable month, and Jo agreed, commenting that that was why she was born in it.
Me, too, Mary thought, “My birthday is November the twenty-forth. The Thanksgiving baby they called me. Thanksgiving and birthdays (3) ______to be fun, but not for me. I had to jog between two dinners and there was no one to help me. It was a problem to manage two dinners in different places at the same time. Of course, my domestic problem is small, compared with Millie’s,” she thought as she (4) ______ her street and turned west. Millie was her best friend and she was in (5) ______.
Yesterday her meeting with Millie was strange. Millie had stayed at the office for about an hour. Over a cup of tea, Millie had insisted that Mary keep the turquoise ring. “If something were to happen to me, it’s important that you have it just in (6) ______ the woman who phoned you contacts you again,” she had said. She doesn’t mean if something happens to her; she means when, Mary thought, as she opened the door and turned (7) ______the light in her apartment.
- A) lie B) lay C) stay D) put
- A) realize B) remember C) recover D) remind
- A) kept B) took C) used D) held
- A) arrived B) completed C) reached D) achieved
- A) trouble B) fault C) problem D) failure
- A) time B) case C) event D) fact
- A) in B) of C) off D) on