e-class - 8 (Monday, 2.05.2011)

A. Fill in the gaps at the following sentences using one of these verbs in the correct form
damage, hold, include, invite, make, show, translate,write

Example: Many accidents are caused by dangerous driving.
  1. Cheese ... from milk.
  2. The roof of the building ... in a storm a few days ago.
  3. You ... to the wedding. Why didn´t you go?
  4. A cinema is a place where films ... .
  5. In the USA, elections for president ... every four years.
  6. Originaly the book ... in Spanish and a few years ago it ... into English.
  7. We were driving along quite fast but we ... by lots of other cars.

B. Rewrite the following sentences into the active voice
  1. Five hudred people are employed by this big company.
  2. Most of the Earth’s surface is covered by water.
  3. The park gates are locked by the service security.
  4. He and his sister were brought up by their grandparents.
  5. The letter was posted by the postman.
  6. It is owned by a much bigger company.

C. What is: trap, release, fossil oil,  hurricane, endagered animal, orphanage