Стартовая контрольная работа
по английскому языку
для обучающихся 6 класса
I. Put in the words: play, speak, exchange, taught, take, hobbies, an interview, stay.
Denis Korolev is a ten-year old student. His 1)_______ are sport and music. He can 2)______ the guitar well. He likes to 3)______ pictures of his friends. Denis can 4)_______ and read English. Last year Barbara Grey from Great Britain 5)______ him and his friends. She is going to arrange a students' 6)_______ . Yesterday Denis gave 7)________ to a youth magazine about the Russian-English student exchange. Denis is going to 8)_______ with his pen-friend's family.
II. Make up the dialogue. Put the phrases in the correct order.
A. – You are welcome. Have a nice day.
B. – Excuse me, am I far from Trafalgar Square?
С. – How can I get there?
D. - I'm afraid you are.
E. - It's very easy. Take bus No.64 and you'll be there in ten minutes.
F. – Thank you very much.
III. Choose the correct translation.
1. Сейчас ему необходим только горячий чай.
a) He is needing only a cup of hot tea at the moment.
b) He needs only a cup of hot tea at the moment.
2. Что Вы хотите?
a) What do you want?
b) What are you wanting?
3. Тише! Он пишет статью о Москве.
a) Keep silence! He is writing an article about Moscow.
b) Silence! He writes an article about Moscow.
4. Have you ever been to an ancient castle?
a) Вы бывали когда-нибудь в старинном замке?
b) Вы собираетесь побывать когда-нибудь в старинном замке?
5. This book is worth reading.
а) Эту книгу следует прочитать.
b) Эту книгу стоит прочитать.
IV. Make the tag-questions to the given sentences.
It was a wonderful game, …?You don't need any help, … ?We can go there together, … ?You like detective stories, … ?Your teacher will not give you much homework for the weekend, … ?
V. Transform the verbs in brackets in the appropriate tense.
Ann (do) her homework at the moment.
My brothers (play) football last Sunday.
I (be) in the park recently.
Tom (listen to) music every evening.
We (visit) our ill classmate now.
I. 1)hobbies 2)play 3)takes 4)speak 5)taught 6)exchange 7)an interview 8)stay
II. 1 – B 2 – D 3 – C 4 –E 5 – F 6 – A
III. 1 – b) 2 – a) 3 – a) 4 – a) 5 – b)
Количество баллов Оценка
18 – 19 5
13 - 17 4
9 – 12 3
< 9 2
Match the words with their definitions
nephew the daughter of your brother or sister, or the daughter of your wife's or husband's brother or sister
niece the child of your uncle or aunt
aunt the brother of your mother or father, or the husband of your aunt
cousin the sister of your father or mother, or the wife of your father's or mother's brother
uncle the son of your brother or sister, or the son of your husband's or wife's brother or sister
Fill in the gaps. Use Present Perfect or Past Simple
My nephew (to play) puzzles yesterday.
They (to buy) a new semi-detached house last month.
We (to do) already the washing up.
I (to take out) rubbish.
What you (to do) yesterday?
What you (to do)?
3. Find the right answer to the questions
1. What has happened to Mary?a) Mary was ill. b) Mary has fallen ill.
2. When did you see the film? a) I have seen the film already. b) I saw the film yesterday.
3. What have you come here for? a) I have come to see you. b) I come to see you an hour ago.
5.Translate from English into Russian.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is situated on the British Isles. The British Isles consists of two large islands, Great Britain and Ireland, and about five thousand small islands. Their total area is over 244,000 square kilometers. The UK is made up of four countries: England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The capital of the UK is London.