Для пунктов с 1 по 7 заполните текст,
выбрав ( ) наилучший ответ (A, B или
questions 1 to 7, complete the text by choosing
() the best answer (A, B or C).
Smith was a middle-aged businessman who
worked for a company called Omniplace. (1)
____________ he heard that Classitech, a
big American company, wanted to buy Omniplace.
(2) ____________, Charlie didn't like the
news. He was worried for his job. Then he
decided to invite Henrietta Dowling, the
president of Omniplace, to a meeting.
(3) ____________, Mrs Dowling came to the
meeting with her two young female assistants.
The meeting went well, Charlie thought,
and he was very happy with himself. He invited
them all to Francisco, his favourite restaurant.
(4) ____________, Pepe Gonzalez was opening
a bottle of wine when Charlie Smith's group
came in. Charlie was an important customer
but he wasn't polite and was never generous.
He thought that the older woman was probably
Mr Smith's wife and the two younger women
were their daughters.
During the meal, Pepe noticed that Mr Smith
was very friendly - more friendly than usual
- and he didn't stop talking. (5) ____________,
Charlie called the waiter and said something
to him very quietly.
(6) ____________, Pepe returned with two
magnificent desserts, specialties of the
house, full of cream, ice-cream, fruit and
chocolate sauce. He put the desserts in
front of Mrs Dowling's assistants. Pepe
was walking back to the kitchen when Charlie
stopped him. 'But where's her dessert?'
he asked, pointing to Mrs Dowling.
'I'm sorry, Mr. Smith,' replied the waiter.
'but you said to bring something special
for the girls.'
(7) ____________, Charlie started looking
for a new job.
(a One day) (b Next) (c At first)
2. (a Last year) (bAt first) (c Finally)
3. (a That night) (bA week later)
4. (a Then) (b That evening)
(c Last night)
5. (aAt the end of the meal)
(b The next day) (c That night)
6. (aA few minutes later)
(b At first) (c One evening)
7. (a Finally) (b Next) (cThe next morning)
Завершите каждое предложение соответствующим
словом из таблицы.
each sentence with an appropriate word from