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 in his heart had been taken by his love of gold. c) The Ghost of Christmas Present takes Scrooge to watch Bob Cratchit and his fami..
Einsendeaufgabe zu den Heften EngA 1a und 1b: Grammar I und II (Part 1-6)
(1) You are sitting at your desk at this moment with a very innovative idea but not enough money to start your own business? Maybe crowdfunding (2) is just the right thing for you.
This is when lots of people (3) invest a little money in a start-up business, which is where the name crowdfunding
(4) comes from. You (5) put a profile of your idea on the internet and after they (6) read it and
(7) think about it, people (8) decide if they (9) want to invest.
A few months ago a friend of mine (10) needed money to launch the film he (11) had been making.
At the time he (12) was working part-time as a teacher but he (13) didn't earn enough for his film project. He (14) found it hard to get big investors but then he (15) heard about crowdfunding. He (16) described his business plan and (17) offered people free cinema tickets if they (18) invested. He (19) was so successful that he (20) will do it again for his next film.
It is thought that the first crowdfunded project (21) was for a rock band in 1997. The fans (22) gave $60.000 so that the band(23) could go on tour.
In the last few years, because more and more people (24) start using the internet, crowdfunding (25) is becoming a good alternative for more potent.....[read full text]
In her postcard she said that she had done some sight-seeing and that the day before, they had visited the capital city with a guide, who told them some interesting facts about the sights. She told me that she was planning a walk up the highest mountain the next day, she assumed that it would be hard. She asked me how I was and when my holiday would begin. At last she asked me if I could pick .....