Как можно было заметить по содержанию предыдущих публикаций подобного рода, больше всего проблемы готовящимся к олимпиадам доставляют задание на лексику. Грамматическая составляющая олимпиадных заданий, как минимум, предсказуема и поэтому не предвещает много проблем.
Упражнение на лексику (олимпиадные задания)
- In the end, they blamed him for their misfortunes.
- He was sick and tired of his miserable existence, so he left for another country.
- I am writing in reference to your ad in the local paper.
- It was unfair when he blamed his failure on the assistant.
- This book is just the same as the blue one.
- You have let me down with your unsatisfactory marks at school.
- Eventually she got his brother to dothe washing.
- She was on the verge of leaving when he finally arrived.
- He wasn’t in the mode for celebrating and went straight home.
- It was so unexpected an announcement that nobody knew what to do.
- Unfortunately he got his wrist broken while playing rugby.
- This drink tastes like pumpkin juice with sweet pepper.
- She said that she didn’t want to see them anymore and called off the concert
- She looked exactly like a celebrity when she turned up at the party.