Answer the following questions using the words and word combinations of ex. 9, ex. 10 (Unit 16).
What do you call your grandparents’ parents?
Do lakes have banks or shores? What about rivers?
How do Americans describe themselves as a nation?
What is the most famous desert in Africa?
What buildings are typical of New York centre?
At what temperature does ice melt?
Where do rivers usually rise?
What adjective can you use to describe the Mississippi and the Volga?
What is your favourite attraction in Moscow?
What mountain chain separates Europe from Asia?
Try and form compound words.1 Use the following:
weather green scraper maker lands land sun maker farm shine sky house glove holiday storm rain man low wild
1 compound words (compounds) — сложные слова, например: bed+room=bedroom
Look at the pictures (page 230) and say what Nick and Jane had done by six o’clock on Sunday (the phrases in the word box will help you).
Example: Nick had washed his bicycle by six o’clock.