№278 по английскому языку за 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
авторы: Н.В. Юхнель, Е.Г. Наумова, Н.В. Демченко
Учебник по английскому языку 11 класс Н.В. Юхнель. Страница 278
nunciation" and it is thought to be a very distinguished one, but in fact it isn't. What is (9) ..., the British sense of humour is very specific. It is presented mostly in such British films and TV series as "Monty Python's Flying Circus", "Mister Bean" and "Black Adder". All of them present the stereotypes, which aren't often the truth.
The other stereotype is that the British youth are believed to be clubbing lovers, which means that they (10)... from a club to the other club or pub at weekends. It is a kind of modern British tradition, which is today observed in various countries. But British young people are believed to enjoy their lives. In fact, British young people turn out to be very different as the young people all over the world.
Summing up, the British aren't as conservative as they are thought to be. Their (11) ... is that they are talkative and very friendly. They seem to be also pedantic, but we can say the same about every other nation. Every nation has stereotypical positive features and negative ones.
3 a Read the text and pay attention to the words in bold. Discuss with your partner what they mean and how they may be translated into Russian.
b) Read the rule on pages 346-347 and check your predictions. 4. Match the following:
The Americans The French The Italians The Germans The Greek
are considered to be are supposed to be seem to be are likely to be are unlikely to be
well-organised, patriots, very talkative, overweight, fashion lovers.
5 a) Read the text and make a list of characteristic features of the Brits according to this text.
My wife, who is French, has lived in England for twenty-five years. When she arrived, she was both surprised and favourably struck by the comparative uninterest, even of the rich, in material comfort and pleasures, and by the uprightness and