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b hijacked 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 a present b fired a wife b gun a murder b assassin a being b feeling a bullet b gunned a fingerprint b scream a standing b lying a bleeding b fingerprints a firing b shown a investigated b called a investigates b investigations a weapons b shot a bullets b fingerprints a fingerprints b paint

d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d

solved wounded called sister husband commit investigation staying doing held fired murder telephone call walking feeling holding blood holding given arrived asked experts collections examined charged blood cigarettes footprints evidence ____ / 15

UNIT 2
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

1 Circle the correct letter. At 10.30 ______ June the 9th millionaire Harry Squires was (1) _______________ in his sitting room. His business partner, Julian Clayton, was (2) _______________ in the attack. There were three other people at the house at the time: Harry's wife, Martina, his sister Belinda Ewers and her (3) _______________, Craig. According to their stories, at the time of the (4) _______________ Martina Squires was reading in the library. Belinda Ewers was upstairs in her bedroom. She wasn't (5) _______________ well. Craig Ewers was in the garden. Harry Squires himself and Julian Clayton were in the sitting room. The French windows were open. Suddenly a shot was (6) _______________. It was quickly followed by a second shot and a (7) _______________. Belinda Ewers arrived at the sitting room first. Harry Squires was already dead and Julian Clayton was (8) _______________ on the floor. His hand was (9) _______________ and he was holding a handkerchief around it. Soon afterwards Martina Squires arrived. While she and Belinda were helping Julian, Craig Ewers entered the sitting room through the French windows. He was (10) _______________ a gun in his, hand. The police were (11) _______________. Preliminary (12) _______________ showed that Harry Squires and Julian Clayton had almost certainly been (13) _______________ with the gun that Mr Ewers bad brought in. The (14) _______________ had been fired from the direction of the garden. The only (15) _______________ on the gun were Mr Ewers. EXAMPLE: a ON 1 a murdered b in c c at burgled d after

9 10 11 12 13 14 15

Write the crimes. EXAMPLE: You deliberately set fire to a building. ARSON

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

You break into a house and steal things. You bring goods into a country without paying tax. You damage things in public places. You take someone's son and demand money You know someone's secret and demand money. You kill someone unintentionally. You drive at 100 mph where the limit was 70 mph. You use force to take control of an aeroplane. You get things by telling lies. You steal things from shops

______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ______________ ____ / 10

Circle the correct letter.

EXAMPLE: Look! The car in front has stopped. a has stopped c have stopped b stopped d is stopped 1 A _____ been parachuting? a Are you ever c have you ever b do you ever d you b Yes, _____. a i go. c i do. 2

detailed timetable for each day. Then when we (13) _______________ there I (14) _______________ the students out each day to different places and (15) _______________ them. It's very tiring but I (16) _______________ it. For many of the students it is their first visit to the cities, and they (17) _______________ usually very excited. This year I (18) ___________ not __________ because I have to finish a book by April. Apart from that yearly trip I also (19) _______________ going on my holidays. For the past twelve years I (20) _______________ on holidays all over the world with a group of friends. We (21) _______________ traveling to see new places with interesting art and architecture. We (22) _______________ to Egypt twice, and the Middle east several times. We (23) _______________ to India three times. This year we (24) _______________ to go to Turkey. I (25) ________ never ________ there. I (26) _______________ lots of guide books, and I (27) _______________ all about the region. I e-mail my /5 friends with my suggestions and they e-mail me back with their ideas. In this way we (28) _______________ slowly how best to organize the trip. I also manage to go on holiday in the winter. I (29) _______________ Christmas with my family, but over New Year I often (30) _______________ to Spain or the United States to see friends. ____ 3 Put the words in the correct order. / 30

b d

i been. i have.

I ____ in birmingham since 1999. a live c am living b have lived d has lived I ___ time in the last few days to read the report. a haven't had b don't have c i'm not having d have How long _____ your best friend? a know you b are you knowing c have you known d do you know I _______ five times in my life. a 've been abroad b go abroad c am going d 'm been abroad ____

4 Complete the text using the PRESENT SIMPLE, PRESENT CONTINUOUS, or PRESENT PERFECT. Use some verbs more than once. SPEND GO LOVE PLAN READ BOOK DECIDE TAKE ORGANIZE TEACH BE WRITE WORK - BUY My name's Michael and I m an art historian. I (1) _______________ at Bristol University. I (2) _______________ there for eight years now. I (3) _______________ general art history to the undergraduate students, but I am a specialist in English Tudor architecture. I also (4) _______________ books about my special area. I (5) _______________ five books and many articles. At the moment I (6) _______________ a book about York. Every year, in the spring, I (7) _______________ my first-year students to a city in Italy to study the Renaissance. We either (8) _______________ to Rome, Venice or Florence. I (9) _______________ everything. I (10) _______________ the hotels, museums and galleries. I (11) _______________ the flights, and arrange the journey. I (I2) _______________ a

EXAMPLE Sundays/until/bed/10.00/ on/often/in/stay I often stay in bed until 10.00 on Sundays. 1 2 3 4 5 buy/usually/newspaper/you/do/a/? ____________________________________? to/goes/ever/cinema/Jane/hardly/the ____________________________________. on/out/they/go/night/never/Saturday ____________________________________. winter/the/in/snows/mountains/always/it /in/the ____________________________________. in/abroad/go/you/often/do/the/summer/? ____________________________________? ____ /5

matrix intermediate

b fired 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 a wife b gun a MURDER b assassin a being b FEELING a bullet b gunned a fingerprint b SCREAM a standing b LYING a BLEEDING b fingerprints a firing b shown a investigated b CALLED a investigates b INVESTIGATIONS a weapons b SHOT a BULLETS b fingerprints a FINGERPRINTS b paint

d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d c d

called sister HUSBAND commit investigation staying doing held FIRED murder telephone call walking feeling holding blood HOLDING given arrived asked experts collections examined charged blood cigarettes footprints evidence ____ / 15

UNIT 2
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

1 Circle the correct letter. At 10.30 ON June the 9th millionaire Harry Squires was (1) MURDERED in his sitting room. His business partner, Julian Clayton, was (2) WOUNDED in the attack. There were three other people at the house at the time: Harry's wife, Martina, his sister Belinda Ewers and her (3) HUSBAND, Craig. According to their stories, at the time of the (4) MURDER Martina Squires was reading in the library. Belinda Ewers was upstairs in her bedroom. She wasn't (5) FEELING well. Craig Ewers was in the garden. Harry Squires himself and Julian Clayton were in the sitting room. The French windows were open. Suddenly a shot was (6) FIRED. It was quickly followed by a second shot and a (7) SCREAM. Belinda Ewers arrived at the sitting room first. Harry Squires was already dead and Julian Clayton was (8) LYING on the floor. His hand was (9) BLEEDING and he was holding a handkerchief around it. Soon afterwards Martina Squires arrived. While she and Belinda were helping Julian, Craig Ewers entered the sitting room through the French windows. He was (10) HOLDING a gun in his, hand. The police were (11) CALLED. Preliminary (12) INVESTIGATIONS showed that Harry Squires and Julian Clayton had almost certainly been (13) SHOT with the gun that Mr Ewers bad brought in. The (14) BULLETS had been fired from the direction of the garden. The only (15) FINGERPRINTS on the gun were Mr Ewers. EXAMPLE: a ON 1 a MURDERED b hijacked 2 a present b in c d c c at burgled solved WOUNDED d after

10 11 12 13 14 15

Write the crimes. EXAMPLE: You deliberately set fire to a building. ARSON

11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20

You break into a house and steal things. You bring goods into a country without paying tax. You damage things in public places. You take someone's son and demand money You know someone's secret and demand money. You kill someone unintentionally. You drive at 100 mph where the limit was 70 mph. You use force to take control of an aeroplane. You get things by telling lies. You steal things from shops

BURGLARY SMUGGLING VANDALISM KIDNAPPING BLACKMAIL MANSLOUGHTER SPEEDING HIJACK FRAUD SHOPLIFTING ____ / 10

Circle the correct letter.

EXAMPLE: Look! The car in front______.

a b 1

has stopped stopped

c have stopped d is stopped

many of the students it is their first visit to the cities, and they (17) ARE usually very excited. This year I (18) DID not GO because I have to finish a book by April. Apart from that yearly trip I also (19) LOVE going on my holidays. For the past twelve years I (20) HAVE BEEN on holidays all over the world with a group of friends. We (21) LOVE traveling to see new places with interesting art and architecture. We (22) HAVE BEEN to Egypt twice, and the Middle east several times. We (23) HAVE BEEN to India three times. This year we (24) ARE PLANNING / ARE GOING to go to Turkey. I (25) HAVE never BEEN there. I (26) HAVE BOUGHT lots of guide books, and I (27) HAVE READ all about the region. I e-mail my friends with my suggestions and they e-mail me back with their ideas. In this way we (28) DECIDE slowly how best to organize the trip. I also manage to go on holiday in the winter. I (29) SPEND Christmas with my family, but over New Year I often (30) GO to Spain or the United States to see friends. /5 3 ____ Put the words in the correct order. / 30

A _____ been parachuting? a Are you ever c HAVE YOU EVER b Do you ever d You B Yes, _____. a I go. c I do.

b d

I been. I HAVE.

I____ in Birmingham since 1999. a live c am living b HAVE LIVED d has lived I ___ time in the last few days to read the report. a HAVEN'T HAD b don't have c I'm not having d have How long _____ your best friend? a know you b are you knowing c HAVE YOU KNOWN d do you know I _______ five times in my life. a 'VE BEEN ABROAD b go abroad c am going d 'm been abroad ____

4 Complete the text using the PRESENT SIMPLE, PRESENT CONTINUOUS, or PRESENT PERFECT. Use some verbs more than once. SPEND GO LOVE PLAN READ BOOK DECIDE TAKE ORGANIZE TEACH BE WRITE WORK - BUY My name's Michael and I m an art historian. I (1) WORK at Bristol University. I (2) HAVE WORKED there for eight years now. I (3) TEACH general art history to the undergraduate students, but I am a specialist in English Tudor architecture. I also (4) WRITE books about my special area. I (5) HAVE WRITTEN five books and many articles. At the moment I (6) AM WRITTING a book about York. Every year, in the spring, I (7) TAKE my first-year students to a city in Italy to study the Renaissance. We either (8) GO to Rome, Venice or Florence. I (9 ORGANIZE everything. I (10) BOOK the hotels, museums and galleries. I (11) BOOK the flights, and arrange the journey. I (I2) PLAN / ORGANIZE a detailed timetable for each day. Then when we (13) ARE there I (14) TAKE the students out each day to different places and (15) TEACH them. It's very tiring but I (16) LOVE it. For

EXAMPLE Sundays/until/bed/10.00/ on/often/in/stay I often stay in bed until 10.00 on Sundays. 1 2 3 4 buy/usually/newspaper/you/do/a/? Do you usually buy a newspaper? to/goes/ever/cinema/Jane/hardly/the Jane hardly ever goes to the cinema. on/out/they/go/night/never/Saturday They never go out on Saturday night. winter/the/in/snows/mountains/always/it /in/the In the winter it always snows in the mountains. It always snows in the mountains in the winter. 5 in/abroad/go/you/often/do/the/summer/? Do you often go abroad in the summer? ____ /5

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