Spotlight 8 Test 2 Module 2
Spotlight 8 Test 2 ОТВЕТЫ — контрольная работа № 2 по английскому языку в 8 классе с ответами из сборника контрольных заданий УМК серии «Английский в фокусе» для учащихся 8 класса общеобразовательных организаций. Авторы: Ю.Е. Ваулина и др./ М.: Просвещение. Цитаты из пособия указаны в учебных целях.
A) Underline the correct item.
1 Would you like to stay for dinner? We’re having roast chicken with poached/mashed potatoes.
2 We took Jane out to lunch to cheer her up, because she’s been going off/going through a rough time at work.
3 Milk and other dairy products are very appealing/nourishing for young children, as they help them grow strong and healthy.
4 Be careful not to spill the salt/spill the beans and tell John about the surprise party.
5 Dinner is almost ready. I just have to beat/grate the cheese for the pasta.
6 Joe eats out so often that he always welcomes the chance to have a nice home-cooked/ undercooked meal whenever he visits his mother.
7 The new clothes shop has a great variety of jeans and shirts at very low/poor prices.
8 Jane made a delicious raw/spicy sauce for the spaghetti.
9 Nathan likes his steak well done/rare, so don’t cook it for more than ten minutes.
10 Don’t worry, I’ll show you how to set the table for a formal dinner; it’s a cup of tea/piece of cake.
B) Fill in the missing word. There are three words you do not need to use.
11 I will have the grilled fish with steamed rice and a …………. salad, please. (• side)
12 I really don’t know what to cook for Ben. He’s such a …………. eater that I’m afraid he won’t like anything I serve. (• fussy)
13 Liam is not a very honest person, so you should take everything he says with a …………… of salt. (• pinch)
14 Tony takes a …………… lunch to work, because he doesn’t like leaving the office to eat out. (• packed)
15 Linda is an excellent chef and her cooking skills are in great ………….. (• demand)
C) Put the verbs in brackets into the present perfect or the present perfect continuous.
16 Can we go soon? We ……………. (walk) around this department store for the last two hours! (have been walking)
17 I …………… (look) through these cookbooks for a good seafood recipe for over an hour, but I can’t decide on one. Can you help me choose? (have been looking)
18 ……………. (you/try) the new Chinese restaurant that opened last week yet? (have you tried)
19 Do you want to go shopping? I …………. (not/spend) my birthday money yet and I want to buy a new outfit for the party. (haven’t spent)
20 Phillip ………….. (never/buy) anything from a flea market before. (has never bought)
D Underline the correct item.
21 Mum bought Dad a pair of leather Italian/ Italian leather shoes for his birthday.
22 Chloe can’t make it to dinner tonight, but the good news is/are that she’ll be able to spend the whole weekend with us.
23 There were very little/few people at the restaurant, so it was easy for us to find a table.
24 What is Monica doing? She has been to/been in the dressing room for an hour!
25 Doctors say that it’s not a good idea to eat red meat more than once or twice а/the week.
26 Dad will be back in half an hour; he’s gone to/ been to the newsagent’s to pick up today’s paper.
27 Emily’s family moved to Spain from — /the UK when she was still a baby.
28 Your doctor can give you some good advices/ advice on how to follow a more balanced diet.
29 Whenever Paul goes to London, he stays at the/- Hilton Hotel.
30 This dish is delicious and doesn’t take much/ many time to prepare.
E Use the sentences (a-e) to complete the dialogue.
Lisa: This antique table is really beautiful. 31) …….. C) Is it new?
Margaret: Yes, I bought it two days ago. 32) ……… E) I’m glad you like it.
Lisa: It really suits your living room. Where did you buy it?
Margaret: 33) ……………… A) At Pete’s Antique Shop in the town centre.
Lisa: I’ve never been there. Whereabouts is it?
Margaret: 34) ……………… D) It’s just around the corner from the florist’s.
Lisa: Was it expensive?
Margaret: 35) Not at all …………………. B) It was a bargain.
I got it for half the original price.
Lisa: Fantastic! Maybe I’ll go and have a look on Saturday.
Margaret: We can go together if you like.
Lisa: Great! See you there.
F Read the email and choose A, B or C to complete the gaps.
How’s everything going? Sorry I haven’t written for a while, e.g. but I’ve been studying for my university exams, and you know how busy that keeps you! Anyway, I got your email, and I’m thrilled that you 36) …. to stay with me for a few days!
I know that one of the things you love about my city is the shopping, so let me tell you about a 37)…… places I’ve discovered. First of all, forget about the shopping mall! There’s 38) …. fantastic flea market, just a ten-minute bus ride from my house, where you’ll find the most amazing things at unbelievably good 39) …….
I’m sure you’ll love the colourful atmosphere and the loud street vendors calling out to you to take a look at their 40) …. Another place we can do our shopping, as well as do something for 41) ……. is the Oxfam store in the town centre. It mainly sells second-hand things, but they’re in very good condition and at bargain prices. The last time I went there, I ended up buying four books and five CDs! My brother says there’s a good car boot 42) …… on just outside of town every Sunday, but I haven’t been yet. We can go together, if you like!
I’m sure you’ll fill your suitcases with 43) ….. of new things to take back home. But you should know that we can only pay 44) …… cash at these places, so leave your credit card behind!
I’d better go now. I need to go to the 45) ….. to pick up my new reading glasses.
See you soon, Anna
36 A are coming B) соте C) have come
37 A little B) few C) many
38 A a B) the C) —
39 A budgets B) bargains C) prices
40 A shoppers B) stalls C) malls
41 A charity B) good C) benefit
42 A shop B) sale C) bazaar
43 A many B) lot C) lots
44 A in B) with C) by
45 A chemist’s B) butcher’s C) optician’s
G You will hear an advertisement for a local cooking school. Listen and fill in the missing information.
- learn how to create a 46) ………… course meal. (four)
- discover the secrets of 47) …………. cuisine. (international)
- classes last for 48) ………….. minutes. (sixty)
- Cost: 49) £ ……….. per lesson. 10% discount if you bring a friend. (fifty)
- Call Anne Marie Wells at 50)……………to book a place on the course. (694-3321)
Spotlight 8 Test 2 Module 2 ОТВЕТЫ — контрольная работа № 2 по английскому языку в 8 классе с ответами из сборника контрольных заданий УМК серии «Английский в фокусе» для учащихся 8 класса. Авторы: Ю.Е. Ваулина и др.