№297 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 297
A let them speak, B for sure, C find out, D to maintain at a high level, E to keep safe from harm, F suddenly start laughing G to polish nails, H to begin with.
Read the fable and say what Mr Horsefly was proud about.
Read the fable again and fill in the table in your exercise-book.
What Mr. Horsefly thought the characters wanted to buy
What the characters really wanted to buy
Mr. Horsefly was the new head of the forest post office. He had put a lot of time and effort into getting this highly respected position. If you asked Mr. Horsefly, he would tell you that he got the job thanks to his great deductive gifts.
On his first day at work, into the post office came Mr. Beetle, Mrs Spider, Miss Mantis, and Mr. Grasshopper.
Mr. Horsefly wouldn't let them open their mouths.
"Don't tell me, don't tell me. I can work out what each of you came for," he said, putting a book, a plastic mat, a nail file, and some protective goggles on the counter. "The nail file will be for Mrs. Spider, without a doubt. With all the scratching she does, she'll need to put her nails right. "The mat", he went on, without giving anyone time to react, "without even having to think about it, I give it to Mr. Grasshopper, since he must have to train pretty hard to keep all his hopping about up to a standard. The safety goggles have to be for Mr. Beetle, because having to spend all day with his face so close to the ground, he'll be needing something to protect his