West of Lake Lagunillas, the landscape is becoming increasingly arid. Here, on the western slope of the Andes, a hundred kilometers away, you can already feel the breath of the Peruvian ...
2) Count, count, decanter, countess. What pair of words can mean husband and wife here?
(B) Count and Countess,
(B) a decanter and a count,
(D) a decanter and a countess,
(D) there are no such words here.
7) I'll do it in no time. What does this phrase mean?
(A) I will do it very quickly,
(B) I can't do it fast,
(B) I will do it in two steps,
(D) I'll do it in two days,
(D) my work will have to be paid on two separate bills.
11) In which of the couplets, taken from the poems of Samuel Marshak, should a soft sign be inserted in place of both gaps?
(A) Come to Misha in a guest room, throw Misha's sweet gingerbread.
(B) You can't be rude and swagger. Friends need to bow.
(D) A bear of about five or six years old They taught how to weigh themselves.
(B) Even lions are afraid of me ... How can they not laugh at them?
(D) No, your voice is not good_. You sing too quietly!