FIND THE NAMES OF THE AUTHORS • Gone with the Wind • Diary in Prison • The Last Leaf • Oliver Twist • War and Peace • Diary of Cricket • Murder on the Orient Express • The Old Man and the Sea
ANSWERS • 1. Margaret • 2. Ho Chi Minh • 3.O. Henry • 4. Charles Dickens • 5. Leo Tolstoy • 6. To Hoai • 7. Agatha Christie • 8. Ernest Hemingway
BOOKS READING SECTION
Vocabulary swallow (v.): to cause food, drink, pills, etc. to move from your mouth into your stomach by using the muscles of your throat, or to use the muscles of your throat as if doing this. E.g.: My throat is so sore that it really hurts when I swallow.
Vocabulary digest (v.): to read or hear new information and take the necessary time to understand it E.g.: This chapter is so difficult to digest, I shall have to read it again later.
Vocabulary spy (n.): a person who secretly collects and reports information about the activities of another country or organization
Vocabulary reunify (v.) : to join together into one country, parts of a country that were divided incredible (adj.): impossible, or very difficult, to believe • an incredible story
TASK 1 MATCH THE MEANINGS ON THE LEFT TO THE WORDS ON THE RIGHT
Matching swallow read casually read and think about that dip into taste read carefully and deeply digest read to value it
Matching hard-to –pick-up-again be interested in reading the book boring and cannot read more chew hard-to-put-down think hard while reading
TASK 2 CHOOSE THE CORRECT ANSWERS LUCKYBOOK
Choose the answer T 1 15 10 1 3 9 4 2 6 7 8 5 0 C R R C O • How many ways of reading are there? E A. one B. two C. three D. four
Choose the answer T 2 15 10 4 2 1 9 3 6 7 8 5 0 C R R C O Who lived at the same period of time as Shakespeare? E A. Francis Bacon B. Harold Pinter C. Charles Dickens D. Charles Orwell
Choose the answer T 3 15 10 3 1 4 9 2 6 7 8 5 0 C R R C • What does “ tasting” mean? O E A. read a lot B. Read regularly C. read bits here and there D. read story books
Choose the answer Lucky ! T 4 15 10 4 7 8 6 9 5 1 2 3 0 C R R C O What should you do when picking up a book for the first time? E A. read the preface B. check the level of difficulty C. see the title D. see the author
Choose the answer T 5 15 10 4 2 1 9 3 6 7 8 5 0 C R R C O . According to the text, what can television bring? E A. action B. information C. Stories with color picture. D. All are correct
Choose the answer T 6 10 15 1 3 4 5 2 7 8 9 6 0 C R R C What are advantages of books over television? O E A. cheap B. keep them forever C. read it many times D. All are correct.
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