Диалог 17. DECORATING
Alan: You have some blue paint in your hair, Jeena.
Jeena: Blue paint? Oh, that. It’s from the ceiling.
Alan: From the ceiling?
Jeena: Yes. Martha Greendecorating her room and I’m helping her.
Alan: WhoMartha Green?
Jeena: She’s a girl from my class. We’re decorating her room and I’m painting the ceiling now.
Alan: you painting it blue?
Alan: And what colourthe walls?
Jeena: Oh, each wall has a different colour: onewhite, oneblack, onered, and onegreen.
Alan: And the dooryellow, I suppose.
Jeena: No it isn’t. The windowsyellow. The doorpink.
Alan: Hum..The ceilingblue, the wallswhite, black, red, and yellow…
Jeena: No, Alan, green.
Alan: Ah, the dooryellow.
Jeena: Pink, Alan, pink. The windowsyellow.
Alan: All right. The windowsyellow. And what colourthe floor?
Jeena: It isn’t ready yet. I can paint it dark grey, I suppose.
Alan: Oh, no, Jeena. Paint it in stripes. Black, red and yellow.
Jeena: That’s a very good idea, Alan. Come and help us.
Alan: But surely Martha’s father can help you.
Jeena: Martha’s father? No, he can’t. He and her motheraway. Theyon holiday. Wedecorating the room as a surprise for them.
Alan: Good heavens!
ANSWER THE QUESTIONS.
What Martha and Jeenadoing? – Theydecorating Martha’s room.
What colourthe ceiling? – It’s blue.
What colourthe walls? – Onewhite, onered, one black, and onegreen.
What colourthe windows? – Theyyellow.
What colourthe door? - It’s pink.
WhereMartha’s father and mother? – Theyaway on holiday.
Диалог 18. AN ESSAY ON A DAY IN SPRING
Alan: Listen, Amy. What can you say about the sky? It’s blue, there white clouds in it. And what else?
Amy: It can alsogrey and clouded. But whyyou asking? you doing a crossword puzzle?
Alan: Er… no.
Amy: Whatyou doing then?
Alan: I am…er, Iwriting Jeena’s essay for her. It’s her homework for tomorrow.
Amy: What? Alan, you mustn’t do things like that.
Alan: But the poor girlso tired after our ping-pong match.
Alan: It’s an essay on “A day in spring”. And she can’t do it. Shetoo sleepy.
Amy: Can you do it, darling?
Alan: Of course, I can. Listen. It’s a lovely spring morning. The sky blue…
Amy: But the sky in spring needn’tblue at all. It can grey and clouded.
Alan: Wait. The sunshining.
Amy: No, it n’t. It’s raining.
Alan: Look here, Amy. you writing this essay orI? In my essay the sunshining and the skyblue. Springa very pleasant season.
Amy: It n’t pleasant for me. Look at my spring coat.
Alan: What’s about it?
Amy: It’s old and out of fashion.
Alan: Is it?
Amy: Of course it. Can’t you see, Alan?
Alan: Well, darling. Then let’s go and buy you a new coat tomorrow.
LISTEN AND REPEAT
Iwriting Jeena’s essay for her. It’s an essay on a day in spring.
Amy: You mustn’t do things like that.
But the poor girlso tired and sleepy.
What can you say about the sky?
Amy: Therewhite clouds in it. The sun shining.
Amy: The sky can alsogrey and clouded. It can raining. And my spring coatout of fashion.
Диалог 19. HOBBIES
Jeena: Oh, hello, Alan. Here’s a letter for you.
Alan: Thank you, Jeena.
Jeena: It’s from Spain. Look at these stamps: theyvery nice. Can you give me the stamps?
Alan: COLLECTING stamps your new hobby?
Jeena: No, it n’t. But Martha, my friend very keen on it ( keen on smth. - увлекаться чем.-то).
Alan: And your hobby CHATTING in the internet with your friends all over the world, n’t it?
Alan: And LEARNING Russian…
Jeena: Eh, um.., yes. But Russianvery difficult.
Alan: I’m sure it.
Jeena: I’m making a very slow progress. And Alice Cook so good at LEARNING languages ( good at smth. - что-то здорово получается). Shelearning Russian as well is much better at it.
Alan: WhoAlice Cook?
Jeena: A girl from our class.
Alan: Well, and what about the other girls’ hobbies?
Jeena: Oh, COLLECTING records or films, DANCING. Some girls keen on sport: on SWIMMING or SNOWBOARDING.
Alan: Oh, well, sportall right, of course, but CHATTING with friendsa very good hobby, I think. You can learn about something about other people and understand other languages better.
Jeena: Yes, Alan. But what about the stamps for Martha?
Alan: Oh, of course you can take them Jeena.
ANSWER THE QUESTIONS.
WhatMartha’s hobby? – Her hobbyCOLLECTING stamps.
WhatAlice’s hobby? - Her hobbyLEARNING languages.
WhatJeena’s hobby? - Her hobbyCHATTING in the internet with her friends all over the world.
Whather other friends’ hobbies? – Their hobbiesCOLLECTING records or films, DANCING, SWIMMING or SNOWBOARDING.
Jeena making good progress with Russian? – No, she n’t.