Школяр України

UNIT-5-5.3, Англійська Мова 8 клас, Л.В.Калініна, І.В.Самойлюкевич

Ex. Ill, p. 171


Model 1.1. Ukraine is not so populous as Russia. 2. Zhytomir is not so ancient as Kyiv. 3. Ukrainian climate is not so varied as American climate. 4. Ukrainian people are not so competitive as American people.

Model 2. 1. Foreign languages are as useful as mother tongue. 2. Visiting other countries is as effective as exploring your native land. 3. The National emblem is as important as the National flag. 4. The Dnipro is as deep as the Dnister.


1. Ukraine is as interesting to explore as any other country. 2. Ukrainians are as friendly as other Slavonic people. 3. The Sea of Azov is not so deep as the Black Sea. 4. Winters in Ukraine are not so cold as in Siberia. 5. Skiing is as popular in Ukraine as in Russia. 6. Ukrainian cuisine is as delicious as any other.

Ex. IV, p. 173

As far as I understand, Ukraine has a population of 48 million people. It is the second most populated country of the former Soviet Union after Russia. 72 percent of Ukraine's population are Ukrainians, Russians make 22 percent and other ethnic groups like Polish, Belarusians, Jews. Bulgarians, Hungarians and Tatars comprise 6 percent. There are many Ukrainians living outside country. Overseas Ukrainians are found in Europe, other half a million of them live in Canada and the USA. Ukrainians are scattered throughout Brazil and Australia. Most of Ukrainian population is urban. Close to 70 percent live in cities and towns and 30 percent live in the country. As you see, Ukraine is a multicultural state.

Ex. V, p. 175

b) melody — melodious; tradition — traditional; hospitality — hospitable; pleasure — pleasant; importance — important.

c) 1. Ukrainians are supposed to be great eaters and to eat large amounts of their traditional food. 2. When Ukrainians have guests they usually treat them to borsch which they serve with pampushkas and garlic. 3. Ukrainians are very kind and hospitable. 4. Ukrainians are a «singing nation». 5. Some folk dance groups are very renowned and known far and wide. 6. Ukrainians are hardworking. 7. Many retired people think physical labour to be a good hobby. 8. We joined a group.

d) 1. at; 2. to; 3. with; 4. in; 5. for; 6. on.

Ех. VI, р. 178

а) Записка на холодильнику

Записка на холодильнику закінчується побажаннями. За стилем заключна частина довільна.


1. Ann,

It's Helen's birthday next week. Will we go shopping together? Let's meet at 9 p.m. on Saturday, at the cafe in Sumska street. We can decide where to go and what to do. Love. Barbara

2. Mum,

It's my turn to go to the supermarket tonight. Add what you want to the list, and I'll buy it. See you later. Love you, Dan

3. Pete,

Would you like to go to the party? Do you want to go together? Come to my house

at 8 p.m.


4. My darling,

If you don't mind, cook soup at about 5.30. Love, Mum

5. Delia,

I'll be waiting near the library at 6 p.m. Love you, Dan

6. Mother.

Should be home by 9 p.m. I'll finish up cleaning when I get home. Your naughty daughter.


Анг. 8 клас, Л.В.Калініна

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