Ключи (ответы) к упражнениям учебного пособия «Английский язык. Грамматика. Сборник упражнений» (Словохотов К.П.). Unit 1

Ключи (ответы) к упражнениям учебного пособия «Английский язык. Грамматика. Сборник упражнений» (Словохотов К.П.). Unit 1

Ключи предназначены исключительно для самопроверки. Любой язык предполагает возможность выразить одну и ту же мысль несколькими способами, поэтому всегда лучше думать самостоятельно и обращаться к готовым ответам лишь в случае затруднений. Кроме того, любой опытный учитель с легкостью отличит самостоятельно выполненную работу учащегося от списанной с ключей.


students – are, Peter – is, Mary and Ann – are, parents – are, my cousin and I – are, cats – are, a hamster – is, Mars – is, the best friend – is, teachers – are, a headmaster – is, cats and dogs – are, holidays – are, sugar – is


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1. The tablet is not in the schoolbag. Is the tablet in the schoolbag?

2. The tree is not in bloom. Is the tree in bloom?

3. His cup is not empty? Is his cup empty?

4. The laptop is not off. Is the laptop off?

5. Our guests are not on the way. Are our guests on the way?

6. The Christmas tree is not in the house. Is the Christmas tree in the house?

7. The sky is not mostly blue in summer. is the sky mostly blue in summer?

8. The Adriatic Sea is not warm. Is the Adriatic Sea warm?

9. The toothbrushes are not in the glass. Are the toothbrushes in the glass?

10. Tony and Sylvia are not in New York today. Are Tony and Sylvia in New York today?

11. Their dog is not in the doghouse. Is their dog in the doghouse?

12. She is not always at work at 1 p.m. Is she always at work at 1 p.m.?

13. The museum is not open at the weekend. Is the museum open at the weekend?

14. We are not in a big country. Are we in a big country? (должно быть ‘are’ вместо ‘live’)

15. Roses aren’t mostly red. Are roses mostly red?

16. The people in the picture are not your relatives. Are the people in the picture your relatives?

17. All the banknotes aren’t in the wallet. Are all the banknotes in the wallet.

18. The rubber boat is not in the trunk. Is the rubber boat in the trunk?

19. Lily is not in her room. Is Lily in her room?

20. Sunday is not your favourite day of the week. Is Sunday your favourite day of the week?


1. Isn’t Saturday a day-off?

2. Isn’t the day beautiful?

3. Aren’t poodles cute dogs?

4. Isn’t pasta a tasty dish?

5. Isn’t the camera broken?

6. Aren’t raccoons funny?

7. Aren’t your neighbours noisy?

8. Isn’t the flower rare?

9. Aren’t foxes sly?

10. Isn’t the boat on the shore?

11. Aren’t their apples fresh?

12. Aren’t you busy on Tuesday?

13. Isn’t he your cousin?

14. Aren’t they cousins?

15. Aren’t the new DVDs interesting?

16. Aren’t you tired today?

17. Aren’t the dishes on the table?

18. Isn’t his answer clever?

19. Isn’t our dog outdoors?

20. Aren’t Betsy and Patricia sisters?


A. 1. She is busy. 2. Her sister is busy. 3. Her sister is always busy on Wednesdays. 4. Her brother isn’t at home. 5. Her brother is in the library now. 6. He is always in the library on Saturdays. 7. The books are on the shelf. 8. All my new books are on the shelf in my room. 9. Our pupils are on holidays now. 10. Their cat is really funny.

B. 1. We aren’t tired. 2. We aren’t tired after work today. 3. Our friends aren’t at home. They are in the country. 4. My tablet isn’t in the bag, it’s on the desk in my room. 5. The flowers in the shop aren’t expensive. 6. Her car isn’t very old. 7. Leaves aren’t green in October. 8. Ann is not in the garden, she is in her room. 9. The knives aren’t sharp. 10. The building isn’t very high.

C. 1. Are you in the country today? 2. Is their flat big? 3. Is your room cosy? 4. Are red oranges tasty? 5. Is her new car expensive? 6. Is the box in the hall empty? 7. Is it your exercise-book? 8. Are these/they your exercise-books? 9. Is your new keyboard convenient? 10. Is my camera in the car?


1. this 2. these 3. this 4. these 5. this 6. these 7. these 8. this 9. these 10. this

1. those 2. that 3. those 4. that 5. those 6. that 7. those 8. those 9. that 10. that


this plate, these plates, that person, those people, this computer, these pencils, that exercise-book, that window, those sweets, this work, this task, these trees, that pupil, this house, these fairy-tales, these lamps, those photos, this phone, that table, this girl


1. This plate is white. 2. These plates are white. 3. That man is my father. 4. Those people are my friends. 5. This computer is old and slow. 6. These pencils are sharp. 7. That exercise-book is thin. 8. That window is big. 9. Those sweets are tasty. 10. This work is interesting. 11. This task is difficult. 12. These trees are young. 13. That pupil is lazy. 14. This house is huge. 15. These fairy-tales are boring. 16. These lamps are bright. 17. Those photos are old. 18. This phone is expensive. 19. That table is round. 20. This girl is clever.


1. This is an interesting story. (It is an interesting story.) – This story is interesting.

2. These are big trees. (They are big trees.) – These trees are big.

3. Those are funny cartoons. (They are funny cartoons.) – Those cartoons are funny.

4. That is a beautiful woman. (It is a beautiful woman. She is a beautiful woman.) – That woman is beautiful.

5. These are beautiful pictures. (They are beautiful pictures.) ­– These pictures are beautiful.

6. This is a great discovery. (It is a great discovery.) – This discovery is great.

7. This is a breathtaking view. (It is a breathtaking view.) – This view is breathtaking.

8. Those are tasty apples. (They are tasty apples.) – Those apples are tasty.

9. Those are clever animals. (They are clever animals.) – Those animals are clever.

10. This is a boring film. (it is a boring film.) – This film is boring.

11. That is cold water. (It’s cold water.) – That water is cold.

12. This is fresh juice. (It is fresh juice.) – This juice is fresh.

13. This is sweet lemonade. (It is sweet lemonade.) – This lemonade is sweet.

14. That is a new laptop. (It is a new laptop.) – That laptop is new.

15. Those are old cars. (They are old cars.) – Those cars are old.


1. This is a difficult task. This task is difficult. 2. This is a big ship. This ship is big. 3. These are tasty sweets. These sweets are tasty. 4. These are new pupils. These pupils are new. 5. This is English tea. This tea is English. 6. These are sharp pencils. These pencils are sharp. 7. This is a beautiful picture. This picture is beautiful. 8. These are yellow leaves. These leaves are yellow. 9. This is a black dog. This dog is black. 10. This is a long river. This river is long.


1. This is a French roll. 2. That vase is Greek. 3. This is the British flag. 4. Those people are Finnish. 5. These bikes are Polish. 6. Those tangerines are Spanish. 7. That man is Swedish. 8. This car is American. 9. That motorbike is German. 10. This is a Mexican dish.


1. Brazilian coffee is tasty. 2. Are the Egyptian pyramids ancient? 3. The Italian language is not very difficult. 4. Russian nature is beautiful. 5. Are these Turkish tomatoes? 6. Is this an Australian animal? 7. Dutch* tulips are not expensive. 8. Brazilian nuts are tasty and healthy. 9. Swiss watches are reliable. 10. Is this a Chinese vase?


1 – are i) // 2 – are j) // 3 – is k) // 4 – is h) // 5 – is b) // 6 – are a) // 7 – is g) // 8 – is f) // 9 – is e) // 10 – are c) // 11 – are d)


1. This is my jacket. It is an Italian leather jacket. It is nice and comfortable. 2. This is our house. It is big and cosy inside. 3. These are our friends. They are from Spain. They are merry and friendly. 4. Are these your keys? – Yes! Aren’t they on my desk? 5. Her parents aren’t in town. They are in the country.  They are always in the country in July. 6. Isn’t it their car? – No, it isn’t. Their car is red and this one is green. 7. The weather is usually warm in May. 8. Is this his plate? – No, it isn’t. 9. Our cat is really sly. 10. Your compositions are usually short and this one is very long.


I: 1. my, my 2. mine 3. my 4. mine 5. mine 6. mine. 7. my 8. mine 9. my

you: 1. your 2. yours 3. yours 4. your 5. yours 6. your 7. yours

he: притяжательное прилагательное ‘his’ в предложениях 1, 3, 5, 7; в остальных ‘his’ – притяжательное местоимение

she: 1. her 2. hers 3. hers 4. her 5. hers 6. her 7. hers

we: 1. our 2. ours 3. ours 4. our 5. our

they: 1. theirs 2. their 3. their 4. their 5. their


1. This is my room. This room is mine. 2. These are my textbooks. These textbooks are mine. 3. This is your laptop. This laptop is yours. 4.  These are your files. These files are yours. 5. This is his calculator. This calculator is his. 6. These are his stories. These stories are his. 7. This is her chain. This chain is hers. 8. These are her vases. These vases are hers. 9. This is our window. This window is ours. 10. These are our chairs. These chairs are ours. 11. This is your piano. This piano is yours. 12. These are your tablets. These tablets are yours. 13. This is their ice-cream. This ice-cream is theirs. 14. These are their oranges. These oranges are theirs.


1. That man is our headmaster. 2. Those men are our teachers. 3. This woman is a teacher. 4. These women are waitresses. 5. This person is very clever. 6. These people are not very clever. 7. Is this a usual mouse? 8. These mice are not usual. 9. A sheep is a domestic animal. 10. Sheep are not wild animals. 11. The ox is furious. 12. Oxen are dangerous. 13. A deer is a beautiful wild animal. 14. Deer are very fast. 15. This child is so little. 16. These children are in the 7th grade. 17. This tooth is healthy. 18. And these teeth are sick. 19. Her foot is small. 20. His feet are big. 21. This is her goose. 22. Our geese are in the field. 23. This fish is tasty. 24. All the fish are in the bucket.


1. This is our flat. This is our new and cosy flat. Is your flat cosy? Is it on the ground or on the first floor? 2. Their sons are in primary school and their daughter is in the 11th grade. She is a very clever girl. Our daughter is clever too. Are your children at school? – No, they are still in kindergarten. 3. Is your teacher kind? – Yes, she is very kind. All our teachers are kind. – Isn’t this teacher angry? – No, she isn’t. 4. All my CDs are on the shelf. – Isn’t this CD yours? – No, it’s yours. It’s very old.


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1. I am usually very hungry in the morning. 2. Are you thirsty? – Yes, I am. It’s very hot today. 3. Many people are ill in November because it’s cold and damp outdoors. 4. Are you late for the lecture? – Not yet. 5. We are always ready for new adventures. 6. I’m sorry but this place is occupied. 7. Tom is always busy at the weekend. 8. the teacher is surprised at the results of your test. 9. Are you really cross/angry with me? 10. We are out now. 11. Are you keen on cars? – I’m crazy about them. 12. Are you tired? – Not in the least. We’re just bored. 13. All people are sometimes mistaken. 14. We are annoyed at your behavior.15. The children are happy with their presents. 16. Is his sister afraid of spiders? 17. We are just two minutes late and you are angry with us. 18. We are really ashamed of our behavior. 19. Are you for or against the new rules? 20. Two of my classmates are really selfish. 21. This boy is good at History. 22. You are not to blame. This is his mistake. 23. This boy is so proud of his grandpa. And his grandpa is proud of the grandson. 24. Are you sure of your abilities? 25. Are you healthy? Your face is red. 26. You are just on time today. 27. Terminator is back! 28. Are you comfortable here? 29. Are you cold? 30. They are grateful for your help.


1. Yes, he is. 2. No, they aren’t. 3. Yes, you are. 4. Yes, it is. 5. No, they aren’t. 6. No, it isn’t. 7. No, they aren’t. 8. Yes, I am. 9. Yes, it is. 10. No, they aren’t. 11. Yes, it is. 12. Yes, we/you are. 13. Yes, I am. / Yes, we are. 14. No, she isn’t. 15. Yes, they are.