-continentsEurope -countriesScotland But: the USA, the UK, etc the -thecities Edinburgh, Glasgow But: the Hague -lakes Loch Lomond, Loch Ness therivers the Clyde the seas, oceans the North sea, the Atlantic -mountains Ben Nevis the mountain ranges the Grampian Mountains -islandsBritain the groups of islands the Hebrides, the Orkneys
-continentsAmerica -countriesRussia -citiesMoscow -lakes Onega lake therivers the Neva (river) the seas, oceans the Baltic sea, the Northern ocean -mountainsEverest the mountain ranges the Ands -islandsCyprus the groups of islands the Maldives
Ways of addressing a group as a whole: The + singular countable noun The + singular countable noun The dolphin is one of the cleverest animals. Дельфины – одни из самых умных животных. Zero article + plural countable noun Zero article + plural countable noun Bees can gather honey. Пчелы могут собирать мед. The + adjective The + adjective The unemployed were helped by the rich. Богатые помогли безработным.
SB p.66 ex.3 Make up your own 7 sentences using: 1.continent 2.mountain 3.river 4.group of islands 5.city 6. country 7.ocean Fill in the gaps: 1.Have you ever been to…Hague? 2.…Onega lake is…largest lake in Europe. 3.…Russia,…Latvia,… Denmark and a number of other countries are washed by… Baltic Sea. 4.…Andes are in…USA. 5. There are a lot of…on…Madagascar. Choose the correct version: 1.[The/a] whale is Very clever. 2.Have you read [a/the] book I gave you? 3.[-/the] dogs never leave their masters. 4.How often should [the/-] kittens be fed? 5.Can you give me [a/the] pen?