Preparatoria 15 Unidad Florida
Requisito para Indicativo 1
I.- Complete the sentences using bet, borrow, invest, save and spend.
1. Michelle and Cassie are thinking to INVEST some Money in a house.
2. Sid is trying to figure out how much he SPEND on food every month.
3. When David is out of money, he usually BORROW money from his parents.4. The firefighter SAVES lives every day.
5. I usually BET some money on a horse race.
I I. - Complete with make or do.
6. – Do some good
7. – Do your best
8. – Make a mess
9. – Make a difference
10. – Make money
11. – Do damage
12. – Do business
13. – Do your homework
14. – Do the shopping
III- Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verb in brackets in present perfector Simple past.
15.-Jane (stay) STAYED at home yesterday.
16.-Your letter (arrive) ARRIVED two days ago.
17.- I (live) HAVE LIVED here for ten years.
18.- Last week we (go) WENT to the cinema.
19- The game (start) HAS STARTED. They are playing now.
21.- I (phone) PHONED you at five and you weren’t there.
22.- I (lose) HAVE LOST my watch, I can’t find it.
23.- Last month Sara (travel)TRAVELLED to Italy.
24.- I (work) HAVE WORKED all day and now I’m tired.
25.-We (buy) BOUGHT a new house last week.
IV-Choose the option that corresponds to the active voice of the given sentence in passive voice.
26.- He was dismissed last month.
A) They were dismissed last month.
B) They dismissed him last month.
27.- The car was invented in the twentieth century.
A) Someoneinvented the car in the twentieth century.
B) Someone invents the car in the twentieth century.
28.- The cake was made by the children.
A) The children have made the cake.
B) The children made the cake.
29.- The book was written in two months.
A) I wrote the book in two months.
B) I will write the book in two months.
30.- We were saved by the police.
A) Thepolice have saved us.
B) The police saved us.
V- Complete the sentences, using the past participles of these verbs had, become, been, made, spent and written.
When they died…..
31……they had all BECOME very famous.
32……they had all MADE lots of records.
33……they had all HAD big hits in the charts
34…… they had all BEEN married.
35…….they had all SPENT alot of time in the USA.
36……they had all WRITTEN some great songs.
VI- Read the text and answer the questions.
Oasis is an English rock band, formed in Manchester in 1991, led by lead guitarist and primary songwriter Noel Gallagher and his younger brother, lead vocalist and songwriter Liam Gallagher, Oasis is arguably the most successful group to emerge during the Britpopmovement of the mid-1990s. In 2005, The Guinness Book Of Hit Singles And Albums declared Oasis the "Most Successful Act of the Last Decade in the UK." Oasis has sold more than 50 million albums alone worldwide, and has had eight UK number one singles. Liam and Noel Gallagher are the only original band members. The present lineup is completed by rhythm/lead guitarist Gem Archer, bass guitarist AndyBell and drummer Zak Starkey, son of former Beatle Ringo Starr.
With the success of their Mercury Prize-nominated debut album, Definitely Maybe (1994), and its even more successful follow-up, the 19 million selling (What's the Story) Morning Glory? (1995), coupled with a rivalry with their contemporary Blur, Oasis attained fame in the mid-1990s, and became the leaders of the Britpop movement. TheGallagher brothers were featured regularly in tabloid newspaper stories, and cultivated a reputation as both bad boys and a band of the people. At the height of their fame, Oasis' third album, Be Here Now (1997), reached #1 in the UK charts, #2 in the U.S. and also became the fastest-selling album in chart history, with almost half a million copies sold on the first day alone and just under...