Вариант 3

I. Письменно переведите данные ниже предложения. Определите по грамматическим признакам, какой частью речи являются слова с окончанием - s, и какую функцию это окончание выполняет в предложении:

1. My sister's husband studies at the evening department of the Law Academy.
2. New and old colleges of Oxford are blue and white buildings.
3. Orlov's nephew attends all lectures and seminars.
4. Some students of our group want to join the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia.
5. These foreign lawyers took part in the discussion of the law on property.

II. Письменно переведите следующие предложения, содержащие разные формы сравнения.

1. This book is more interesting than that one.
2. I stayed in Moscow longer than two months.
3. The Cabinet of Ministers in many European countries is the highest executive and administrative organ.
4. The most difficult thing was to find the criminal.

III. Письменно переведите на русский язык, обращая внимание на перевод неопределенных местоимений и их производных.

1. Are there any American magazines in your reading-room?
2. The criminalist didn't notice any traces on a crime scene.
3. They will discuss some important problems of the legal system of our country.
4. We found this textbook nowhere.
5. Everybody in St.Petersburg is proud of this beautiful city.

IV. Письменно переведите предложения на русский язык. Определите время глагола и укажите его инфинитив:

1. These two judges left the building of the court twenty minutes ago.
2. The Criminal Code defines types of crime and punishment.
3. In some days I shall make a report on "'Problems of Crime".
4. There was a scientific conference at our Academy last week.
5. Today the lecturer has no time to answer the questions of the students.

V. Письменно переведите следующие предложения, обращая внимание на усилительную конструкцию:

1. It is Professor Preobrazhensky who delivers lectures on Civil Law.
2. It is our district that he lives in.
3. It was that day that the jury passed the verdict.

VI. Прочитайте и переведите письменно текст.

Rights. Freedoms and Duties of Russian Citizens

Tomorrow we shall have our first seminar. According to the plan the subject of the seminar will be the discussion of Chapter 2 of the present Russian Constitution "Rights and Freedoms of a Human Being and a Citizen". One of our students will make a report on the subject and the rest of us will take an active part in the discussion.
We prepared for the seminar well and studied Chapter 2 of the present democratic Constitution of Russian Federation. This chapter deals with the rights and duties of Russian citizens. We also studied many other important documents which reflect these rights and duties in action.
Everybody knows that the Constitution is the main law of the life of a state. According to our Constitution all Russian citizens are equal before the law and the court. Men and women have equal rights and freedoms.
As you know, the Constitution proclaims and guarantees to the Russian citizens such rights as the right to work, the right to rest, the right to education, the right to maintenance in old age in case of sickness or disability, the right to private property, and others. Our Constitution provides all democratic freedoms for all Russian citizens as well.
In chapter 2 of the Constitution there are also articles which determine the duties of Russian citizens. These duties are to pay taxes, to protect nature and environment. The sacred duty of every citizen in to defend the country.

VII. Ответьте на следующие вопросы.

1. What is the title of chapter 2 of the Constitution of Russian Federation?
2. What rights does the Constitution guarantee to the Russian citizens?
3. What are the duties of our citizens?

VIII. Выпишите из текста предложения, сказуемые которых написаны во времени Past Indefinite.