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I. Geographical names Water bodiesThe Atlantic Ocean,The Nile, the Thames,The English Channel,The Niagara Falls ( but :Kalambo Falls)The Ontario, the Baikal (but: Lake Ontario,Lake Baikal). !!! The Great Lakes
Island groupsThe Azores, the Berbudas, the British IslesBut: Madagascar, Sicily,Corfu
DesertsThe Sahara, the Victoria,the Great Sandy Desert,the Goby
Names of countries consisting of several wordsThe USA, the UK, the British Empire, the Republic of Belarus.and the Congo, the Netherlands,the Sudan, the Philippines, the Argentine,the Vatican
Parts of the worldand areasThe North Pole, the South Pole, the Arctic, the Middle East, the Mid-West, the Crimea, the North of England
II. Cultural Objects Museums, theatres, cinemasThe British Museum, the Louvre,the Hermitage, the Opera and Ballet House,the Odeon, the Mir
Hotels, pubs, restaurants, banksThe Hilton, the Savoy, the Zhuravinka,the Swan (pub), the World Bankbut: Maxim’s,MacDonalds (restaurants),Lloyd’s Bank, Harrods,Selfridges (shops)
Sports events, namesof orchestras, bandsThe Olympic Games,the World Cup, the Cup Final; the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Beatles, the Rolling Stonesbut: Wimbledon, Henley; ABBA
Names of ships, trains, newspapersThe Titanic, the Avrora, the Orient Express; the Times, the Guardian, the Daily Worker
Geographical names including “of-phrase”The city of London, the Gulf of Mexico, the Isle of White, the Tower of England, the Museum of Modern Art
Choose the right sentence Such English names as the Odeon, the Hilton, the Plaza, the British Museum, the Tate Gallery, the Titanic, the Times are known to many people all over the world. Such English names as Odeon, Hilton, Plaza, British Museum, Tate Gallery, Titanic, Times are known to many people all over world.
Use the article if necessary …Statue of Liberty was …gift of friendship from … France to … United States. a) The, a, -, the b) -,a, the , the c) A, a, -,-
…Pamirs, which we call …Roof of … World are in …Asia. a) -, -, the,- b) The, the, the, - c) The, -, the, -
Fill in the articles if necessary We took a trip around … London and We took Houses of Parliament, … and saw … a trip around London Tower saw London, …Hide Park, … Trafalgar of the Houses of Parliament, the Tower ofand many other sights in … West Square London, Hide Park, end. Trafalgar Square and many other sights in the West end.
…Montblanс is … highest peak of … Alps. Montblanс is the highest peak of the Alps. … National Gallery faces … Trafalgar Square. The National Gallery faces Trafalgar Square.
The Caucasus Mountains lie between … Caucasus Mountains lie between … the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea.Black Sea and … Caspian Sea. …Manila is … capital of … Philippines. Manila is the capital of the Philippines. …Lake Erie is one of … five Great Lakes in … North is one of the five Great Lakes Lake Erie America. in North America.