Einsendeaufgabe­n Section 1: 1.) At the beginning of the novel “On the beach” Moira Davidson drinks a lot of alcohol and she is a real party girl. Her behavior changes during the story, as she meets the Navy Commander, Dwight Towers. Peter Holmes invited Towers to stay at their home for a few days, that’s when Moira met the Navy Commander. Moira and Mr. Holmes wife are friends. Towers and Moira get along very good and spend a lot of time together. Moira seems to fall in love with him and as he said that he doesn’t appreciate drinking so much and wonders why she sleeps so little. Because of what Towers tells her, Moira begins to change. She stops to drink so much alcohol, sleeps more and starts to take part at a secretarial course. Moira starts to realize that life is something very valuable and especially short after the nuclear war has started. Even though the nuclear war took place in Asia and Europe, the radioactive dust will soon arrive in Australia. Through this radioactivity all people will get sick and die from the consequences of the nuclear war. 2.) There are many possible reasons why Towers doesn’t take Moira with him to sail out and sink the submarine. A reason could be that he wants to have one last sail alone, only with his crew. He used to sail with his crew for many years, so he might want to spend the rest of his life with them. Adding to this, the US Navy doesn’t allow to take other people on board of the submarine and
Are we allowed to take pictures here? He refused to shake hands with me. He was very hurt by her cruel words.
All attempts to negotiate a peace treaty failed.
To be successful you have to establish a good plan. Will the room be available for the meetings?
Many people around the world cannot afford food and are therefore starving. He ignored his father’s advice.
If you join this club, you will be entitled to use all of its facilities.
The detective is investigating a crime that involves weapons.
Many ancient myths are from Greece.
With this price, your product would not be competitive in the European market. I have high blood pressure.
If you do not eat breakfast, you probably will not be as efficient at work as you could be. Artificial light is produced by electricity.
Traffic is a major urban problem.
He does not approve of her superstition.
Although he is young, he is an outstanding doctor. Water makes up most of the earth’s surface.
The town provides a wide choice of entertainment.
He is no longer covered by his parents’ health insurance. I accidentally damaged his car.
When her husband asked her about it, she told him not to worry, as it was because of a drunk man in the emergency station who had kept lashing out and managed to hit her. He kissed her and went to bed early on, as he knew she would stay up a bit longer. Holly immediately went downstairs into her little room with the workstation, where she would usually experiment with medicinal products.
She knew she could not hide her little problem any longer. She was being possessed. The bruises had already started appearing all over her body. She never would have thought that it would happen so soon. The.....