√ Places. √ The neighborhood √ There is, there are
paper (= stationery)
ˈpeɪpə (= ˈsteɪʃnəri)
бумага (= канцелярские принадлежности)
в центре города
in (the shopping centre/your neighbourhood)
ɪn (ðə ˈʃɒpɪŋ ˈsɛntə/jɔː ˈneɪbəhʊd)
в (торговый центр / ваш район)
on (Pine Street/Third Avenue)
ɒn (paɪn striːt/θɜːd ˈævɪnjuː)
на (Pine (Сосновой) улице / Третьей авеню)
by the way
baɪ ðə weɪ
на самом деле
make (a reservation)
meɪk (ə ˌrɛzəˈveɪʃən)
Asking for and giving locations. Is there a/an . . . around here? Yes, there is. There’s one .... No, there isn’t, but there’s one .... Sorry, I don’t know. Are there any . . . near here? Yes, there are. There are some .... No, there aren’t, but there are some . . I’m not sure, but I think .... Asking about quantities. How much ... is there? There’s a lot/a little/none. There isn’t much/any. How many . . . are there? There are a lot/a few/none. There aren’t many/any. Giving opinions I bet.... Complaining that's the trouble
1. Countable and uncountable nouns Countable Singular Plural a bookstore (some) bookstores an apartment (some) apartments 2. Some and any Questions Is there a bookstore? Are there any bookstores? Statements There are some bookstores. Negatives There aren’t any bookstores.
Uncountable Singular (some) traffic (some) noise
Questions Is there traffic? any traffic? Statements There is some traffic. Negatives There isn’t any traffic.
Workbook Answer Key How do you like the neighborhood? Exercise 1 A 2. dance club 3. gas station 4. grocery store 5. movie theater 6. pay phone 7. post office 8. shopping center 9. travel agency В 2. A: We want to go dancing. Are there any dance clubs near here? B: No, there aren’t, but there are some on Main Street. 3. A: I want to send this letter. Is there a post office around here? B: Yes, there’s one next to the laundromat. 4. A: I need to make a phone call. Are there any pay phones around here? B: Yes, there are some across from the library. 5. A: I need some gas. Are there any gas stations on this street? B: No, there aren’t, but there are a couple on Second Avenue. 6. A: We need to make a reservation for a trip. Is there a travel agency near here? B: Yes, there’s one near the Sheraton Hotel. Exercise 2 Possible answers: 3. There’s a laundromat on the corner of 1st Street and Oak in A, but there isn’t one in B. There’s a hospital. 4. There’s a grocery store on Elm Street in B, but there isn’t one in A. 5. There’s a restaurant on the corner of 3rd Street and Oak in A, but there isn’t one in B. There’s a drugstore. 6. There’s a bank on the corner of 2nd Street and Oak in A, but there isn’t one in B. There’s a department store. 7. There’s a post office on the corner of 3rd and Birch in A, but there isn’t one in B. There’s a movie theater. 8. There’s a supermarket on the corner of 2nd and Elm in A, but there isn’t one in B. 9. There are some houses on 3rd Street in A, but there aren’t any in B. There are some apartments. 10. There’s a barber shop on 4th Street in A, but there isn’t one in B. There’s a coffee shop.
Exercise 3 Answers will vary. Possible answers: 2. Is there a post office near here? There’s one on the corner of Birch Street and 3rd Avenue. 3. I’m looking for a drugstore. There’s one opposite the gas station. 4. Is there a laundromat in this neighborhood? There’s one next to the YWCA. 5. Is there a department store on Birch Street? There’s one between the travel agency and the gym. 6. Are there any pay phones around here? There are some in front of the post office.
Exercise 4 Answers will vary.
Exercise 5 В Downtown very noisy, streets full of people traffic is terrible parking is a big problem too quiet not many shops, no clubs or theaters nothing ever really happens Exercise 6 Countable nouns building bank people hospital theater school
Exercise 7 2. How many buses are there? 3. How much traffic is there? 4. How many banks are there? 5. How many people are there? 6. How much crime is there?
Exercise 8 Alex: Sure. There are a lot. There’s a great club across fro® the National Bank, but it’s expensive. Luis: Well, are there any others? Alex: Yeah, there are a few. There’s a nice one near here. It’s called Sounds of Brazil. Luis: That’s perfect! Where is it exactly? Alex: It’s on Third Avenue, between the Royal Theater and May’s Restaurant. Luis: So let’s go.
Exercise 9 1. I’m going to the stationery store to get some birthday cards. 2. We’re taking a long drive. We need to go to the gas station. 3. I live on the 8th floor of my apartment building. 4. Our apartment is in the center of the city. We live downtown near the shopping center near the bus station safe a lot of parks good schools very little crime Suburbs Uncountable nouns crime traffic pollution noise gas water There aren’t any. There’s only a little. There are a couple. There are a few. There’s a lot.