Задания 32-38



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. 



At the office


The following morning I visited our local newsagent Mr. Bales. He always seemed to know exactly what was going on in the neighbourhood and was only too happy to (1) _______ his knowledge with anyone who wanted to pass the time of day. Then I (2) _______ at the office of John D. Wood in Mount Street. I had to wait for some time, but eventually one of four assistants came over, introduced himself to me as Mr. Palmer and asked how he could help. After a closer inspection of the young man, I doubted that he could help anyone. He must have been about seventeen and was so pale and thin he looked as if a gust of wind might blow him (3) _______. “I’d like to know some details concerning Number 147 Chelsea Terrace,” I said. “Would madam please excuse me?” he (4) _______ and walked over to a filing cabinet. He (5) _______ no attempt to invite me in or even to offer me a chair. He placed the single sheet on the countertop and studied it closely.

“A greengrocer’s shop,” he said. “Yes. What price is the owner asking for the property?” I asked. I was becoming more and more annoyed by being so obviously ignored. “One hundred and fifty guineas is being asked for the shop,” (6)_______ the assistant, his eyes fixed on the bottom line of the schedule. The shop turned out to be ridiculously expensive. I made my (7) _______ back to Chelsea, only too aware that I had no intention of buying a shop in the neighbourhood.



  1. A) divide                                             B) split                                         C) share                                        D) separate
  2. A) arrived                                           B) reached                                 C) achieved                                   D) completed
  3. A) about                                              B) over                                        C) around                                      D) away
  4. A) spoke                                             B) said                                         C) talked                                        D) told
  5. A) made                                             B) did                                           C) took                                           D) took
  6. A) admitted                                       B) agreed                                    C) stated                                        D) expressed
  7. A) track                                              B) road                                        C) path                                           D) way




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