№26 по английскому языку за 9 класс Л.М. Лапицкая, Н.В. Демченко, А.В. Волков
авторы: Л.М. Лапицкая, Н.В. Демченко, А.В. Волков
Английский 9 класс Лапицкая страница 26
1b Compare the guesses with your classmates'.
2a Look through the text and say what makes Alex a good friend.
a friend of mine = one of my friends
Alexandra is a friend of mine. We've been classmates since the first form. She's really charming and friendly. She's got green eyes, long eyelashes and straight blond hair. She's quite tall, a bit taller than I am. We get on well and I'm happy we can always rely on each other. I think Alex is easy to deal with and we have a lot in common: we're both
interested in fashion, we're crazy about surfing the Net and we like good music. All my classmates adore Alex because she's kind, always ready to help and very sociable. She likes drama and hopes to work in theatre in the future.
Absolute possessive pronouns Guess the meaning of the pronouns in bold.
Alexandra is a friend of mine. She's really attractive. She's got green eyes and long eyelashes. My eyelashes aren't as long as hers. But the best thing is her kindness. All my classmates know that hers is a heart of gold.
• What's the difference between her and hers? Make a table of all personal, possessive and absolute possessive pronouns, eg. I - my - mine, she - her - hers.
• How many absolute possessive pronouns can you guess? Check on pages 267-268.
Read the text again and fill in the chart in ex. 3b.