З трьох запропонованих варіантів виберіть один, який ближче за значенням до даного прикладу.
Fewer people came to the concert than we had expected.
Too many people came to the concert;
There were not enough people to start the concert;
We had expected more people to come to the concert;
Anna is quitting her job for good.
Anna is taking a sick-leave from her job because of her health;
Anna is not going to return to her job;
Anna is right to quit her job;
I should have painted the door yesterday, but I was very tired.
I painted the door yesterday, because I had to;
I tried to paint the door, but I had to;
I couldn't paint the door yesterday because I was very tired;
We're planning on spending the holiday in the country as long as the weather stays fine.
If the weather is fine, we intend to spend the holiday at home;
If the weather holds out, we'll spend the holiday in the country;
If the weather were better, we would spend the holiday in the country;
The teacher asked the students to hand in their test-papers.
The teacher gave the students a test;
The teacher gave the students a hand with the test;
The teacher asked the students to turn in their test-paper;
I usually get up at 8.15, but this morning I overslept.
This morning I woke up after 8.15;
My alarm clock did not work this morning;
This morning woke up at 8.15, but usually wake up earliest;
It's been five years since I saw my grandmother.
I saw my grandmother more than five years ago;
My grandmother arrived five years ago;
I haven't seen my grandmother for five years;
Through Alex hasn't been to school for two months, he's sure he'll pass the exeam.
Alex studies every day, but he is not doing well at school;
Alex is so lazy that he rarely passes exams;
Alex hasn't studied for a while, but he thinks he'll pass the exam;
It's a quarter past two. They have an hour and a half to get to the station.
They have to be at the station at 2.45;
They have to be at the station at 3.45;
They have to be at the station at 4.00;
I hardly knew the people I was going to meet.
The people were total strangers;
I knew the people only slightly;
I knew the people very well;
© Вінницький центр альтернативної освіти 2002 р.