Einsendeaufgabe ILS Englisch - Easy Readings I: EngA 2a Grammar A. Grammar Conditional sentences a) If Scrooge hadnt loved money so much, the woman he loved would not have left him b) If Scrooge paid Bob Cratchit higher wages, Bobs family wouldnt have so much hunger and Tiny Tim might be more healthy. c) If Scrooge does not help Tiny Tim, Tiny Tim will die. Passive sentences a) Marleys ghost warns Scrooge that he has to change. - Scrooge is warned by Marleys ghost that he has to change. b) His love of gold had taken her place in his heart. - Her place…
Fill the gaps in the following text with the correct form of the verb in brackets. Sometimes more than one tense is possible.
(1) You sit (you, sit) at your desk at this moment with a very innovative idea but not enough money to start your own business? Maybe crowdfunding (2) is (be) just the right thing for you. This is when lots of people (3) invest (invest) a little money in a start-up business, which is where the name crowdfunding (4) comes (come) from.
You (5) put (put) a profile of your idea on the internet and after they (6) read (read) it and (7) thought (think) about it, people (8) decide (decide) if they (9) want (want) to invest.
A few months ago a friend of mine (10) needed (need) money to launch the film he (11) made (make).
At the time he (12) worked (work) part-time as a teacher but he (13) did not earn (not earn) enough for his film project.
He (14) found (find) it hard to get big investors but then he (15) heard (hear) about crowdfunding. He (16) described (describe) his business plan and (17) offered (offer) people free cinema tickets if they (18) invest (invest).
He (19) was (be) so successful that he (20) will do (do) it .....[read full text]
5. Describe your plans for the coming weekend. Write five sentences.
For the coming weekend i have some plans. I would like to sleep very long and i plan on cooking with my boyfriend. My sister is going to visit me and i’m looking forward to it. I would also like to do some homeworks. My boyfriend would like to clean our appartement on Sunday and that is our weekend.