UNIT 8. 8A, page 74
A arrivals hall; baggage reclaim; check-in desk; departure gate; duty-free shop; passport control
B hard shoulder; petrol station; taxi rank
C buffet car; ticket office; waiting room
UNIT 8. 8B, page 75
1 false; Other kinds had been built, but the Velocipede was easier to ride.
2 false; They are faster and more comfortable.
present simple are manufactured
present continuous is being encouraged
past simple were soid
present perfect have been invented
past perfect had been invented
future with will will be banned
had been invented - a;
were sold - a;
have been invented - a;
are manufactured - b;
is being encouraged - b;
will be banned - b
2 Bicycles are ridden all the time in Oxford.
3 Is the Tour de France held every year?
4 Cars have been banned from the centre of Rome.
5 The world record for the fastest speed on a bicycle was set by Sam Wittingham.
6 Faster bikes are being designed all the time.
7 Electric bikes won't be allowed to compete in races.
1 has been held
2 take part
3 are covered
4 are made
6 was won
7 was disqualified
8 had travelled
10 were attacked
11 has been allowed
13 are given
1 was flown; 1903
2 was opened; France
3 are being sold; $200,000
4 Barcelona; will not be finished
5 are manufactured; the Czech Republic
6 will be sent;
UNIT 8. 8C, page 76
The man is by the Amazon River. He is there because he wants to become the first person to trek the entire length of the Amazon River.
1 false; The public have always looked up to them, even if they were unsuccessful.
5 false; Some of the humans he encountered were even more threatening than the wildlife.
6 false; The village chief accompanied Stafford for 47 days and they became friends.
Scott died on the way back.