Готовимся к ОГЭ по английскому и отрабатываем соотнесение высказываний и утверждений. Упражнение 15.
Вы услышите 5 высказываний. Установите соответствие между высказываниями каждого говорящего A—E и утверждениями 1—6. Используйте каждое утверждение, обозначенное соответствующей буквой, только один раз. В задании есть одно лишнее утверждение. Вы услышите запись дважды.
1. The speaker thinks it’s a cultural shock.
2. The speaker talks about the hair factor.
3. The speaker says there are no problems.
4. The speaker talks about a live example.
5. The speaker says it’s much more than good looks.
6. The speaker talks about a strange diet.
A – 3
B – 5
C – 6
D – 4
E – 2
Lee Redmond from the USA has the longest nails in the world. Their length is about 7.5 meters. Lee has been growing her nails since 1979. Every day she treats them with warm olive oil and nails hardener and says she can do almost everything about the house easily.
In some ancient cultures people drew a red circle round their mouths to make sure that their souls couldn’t fly out. They also believed that the red circle would stop the devil from getting in. Eye shadow round the eyes was very important too. People thought it could protect them from the Evil Eye.
In Mauritania a girl was considered to be beautiful only if she weighed 150 kg and was no taller than 160 cm. To make their daughters more attractive to future husbands the mothers forced them to eat a lot of dates and drink about five liters of milk a day.
A schoolteacher has shaven her head to warn her pupils about the dangers of dyeing their hair. ‘I consider my pupils as my own children and this is why I wanted to show them something they would remember. And I don’t want them to say they didn’t know about the risks of hair dyeing,’ she explains. She adds that when she entered the classroom and took off her hat, the pupils were speechless.
The majority of women and teen girls say that hair is important to their idea of beauty. More than seven in 10 women agree that it is difficult for a woman to feel beautiful if she doesn’t like her hair. Fortunately, most women (58%) are happy with their hair. 86% of women and 85% of teen girls agree that changing the length, colour or style of hair allows women to express different parts of their personality.